Tuesdays through Sundays


8 a.m. to Sunset
Grounds passes are unavailable during large-scale events, like Home for the Holidays, Little Goblins, and Harvest Day (among others).


All ages


Your ticket gives you access to the gardens and grounds, as well as the Visitor Center and its three exhibitions and auxiliary buildings, including Josephine’s Playhouse, Recreation Building, and others**.

Grounds Passes cannot be used for a photography session at the estate. For information about booking a session at the estate, email

Capacities are limited, and tickets are timed. Advance ticket purchase is highly recommended.

Looking for a guided tour? Visit here to see what we are offering!


** Some auxiliary buildings are opening seasonally.

Ticketing & Admission Policies

Please read our ticketing & admission policies thoroughly.

Book your lunch or dinner reservation at The Continental


Indulge in an extraordinary dining experience at The Continental at Ford House. Savor exquisite cuisine while overlooking the breathtaking views of Lake St. Clair. This Grosse Pointe Shores gem offers an unforgettable combination of remarkable food and stunning scenery. Reserve your table today!

Joining has its perks!

Friends of Ford House

An annual Friends of Ford House membership is a great way to enjoy all that Ford House has to offer! Enjoy discounted tickets, discounts on dining and shopping, pre-sale access, exclusive events, and more.

Special Thanks

Ford House is grateful for the generous support of Ford Philanthropy and helping us fulfill our educational mission and making Ford House more accessible to our community.

About Ford House

Ford House is a 501c3 nonprofit and National Historic Landmark. Experience the historic family home of Edsel Ford, the only son of Henry Ford, and his wife, Eleanor. Visitors from all over the world come to wander, wonder, and explore the beauty of this 1928 National Historic Landmark and uncover a unique piece of the American automotive story in metro Detroit. Learn more below.