Tuesdays through Sundays until May 31, 2024


11 a.m.


Discover the captivating All About Eleanor Tour at Ford House, unveiling the life and legacy of Eleanor Ford. Immerse yourself in her world as you explore the Main Residence’s Drawing Room, Yellow Guest Room, and Primary Suite—each a testament to her 1956 collaboration with esteemed designer Polly Jessup.

Unravel the stories behind Eleanor’s design choices and soak in the elegance and sophistication infused into these cherished spaces. This 50-minute tour offers a unique glimpse into her refined taste and influential style, showcasing her enduring influence.

Please note that the tour involves stairs and isn’t accessible for those with mobility challenges. Tickets are limited, so secure your spot in advance for this exclusive experience. Join us and be swept away by the allure of Eleanor Ford’s remarkable vision—book your tickets now for a journey through history and design at Ford House!


Museums for All and Military Visitors must purchase their tickets at the Admission Desk in our Visitor Center. A valid ID is required. To place tickets on hold, please call us at 313-884-4222.

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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, 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. Now a National Historic Landmark, 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.