Admission & Tours
- Tuesday through Saturday,10 a.m.-8 p.m.
- Sundays, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Click here for our complete hours.
DINING & SHOPPING
Our new restaurants -- The Continental at Ford House and The Speedster -- are open and happy to serve you. Reservations are strongly recommended for The Continental and are available here. You may view the menus here:
The Continental is open:
11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Wednesday (lunch)
11 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday (lunch and dinner)
10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday (brunch)
Don't forget to swing by The Shop. our expanded store for unique items that reflect the Ford House story, its design and its enduring aesthetic.
Masks are encouraged but not required for fully vaccinated visitors. Social distancing is required inside all of our buildings, and please wear a mask if you are not fully vaccinated.
Our grounds are opaen 8 AM-dusk, Tuesday-Sunday.
Grounds admission is $5. Children 5 and under are free. Ford House members are free and do not have to reserve a pass in advance.
Members only have access on Mondays, 8 AM-dusk. Click here to become a member!
Self-guided house tours are available. Space is limited and advance purchase is recommended. Tours are offered 12-4 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays, 12-7 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, and 12-4 p.m. Sundays.
Check out our new mobile app to tour from home and peek inside the house. Also available on the App Store.
Admission also includes our three new exhibitions:
- "The Ford Family Story" -- gain new insight into one of Detroit’s and America’s iconic families.
- "Driven by Design" – learn about Edsel Ford’s impact on auto design and see his 1939 Lincoln Continental prototype and two of his Speedsters.
- "The Future of Movement" – witness the next wave of ingenuity and mobility-forward design from the College for Creative Studies.
If you have questions, email tickets[at]fordhouse.org.
COVID-19 & SAFETY
We hope you will visit the estate, and we are making every effort to keep our visitors and staff safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. Ford House has implemented guidelines and safety procedures in line with current county, state and CDC requirements.
- Ford House does not require masks for fully vaccinated individuals, but we encourage mask wearing indoors. Please wear a mask if you are not vaccinated.
- Everyone should follow social distancing reccomendations and respect each other's space.
- We have limited our admission capacities to avoid crowding.
- Hand sanitizer stations have been added around the estate.
- Signage around the estate reminds visitors to practice social distancing and helps answer questions.
- We have increased our sanitization schedule for all public areas and surfaces.
PUT IT OUT
Tobacco use is not permitted anywhere at Ford House; e-cigarettes are also prohibited.
Ford House members can walk their dogs at any time during our hours of operation. Click here to learn more about becoming a Ford House member!
- The Pool and Lagoon, Recreation Building, Power House, Play House and Garage are closed
Group Tour Reservations
Click here to see an overview of our offerings.
When is the best time to visit Ford House to avoid crowds? We are limiting the admittance, so anytime is safe. But generally, weekdays are quieter than weekends. The estate offers ample outdoor space to maintain a safe distance from others.
Am I required to wear a mask? Masks are encouraged but not required for fully vaccinated individuals. If you are unvaccinated, please wear a mask, except when eating or drinking. Masks should cover your nose and mouth.
I bought a ticket but now I don’t feel well or cannot attend. What do I do? Please stay home if you feel unwell or feel unsure. Please contact 313-884-4222 or tickets[at]fordhouse.org with any questions.
I'm a member. Why can't I see member pricing? To use your member discount, you must log in to your account first here.
How do I activate my account on the new ticketing system? Set up your account for the first time by clicking "Forgot Password" and follow these instructions:
Right to Refuse Service
In order to maintain a high standard of service and safety for visitors and employees, Ford House reserves the right to refuse or discontinue service to any visitor.
A visitor may be denied service in circumstances including, but not limited to, the following: violation of any Ford House policy or procedure; misrepresentation of the need for service; threatening or offensive language or behavior; trespassing; physical contact with visitors or employees; unreasonable demands for service.
Any Ford House employee can exercise the right to refuse service to any visitor on these or similar grounds. Visitors in violation of any Ford House policy will be asked by Ford House staff to leave the premises.
Ford House will not discriminate against any visitor or member on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, genetic information, or any other legally-recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws, regulations or ordinances.
Ford House is a nonprofit organization. We are grateful for the support from organizations like the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs and the National Endowment for the Arts.