The Ford House

Edsel & Eleanor Ford House tells the story of the home life of a prominent American family.

Estate Hours

 Ford House and the Visitor Center are open:

  • Tuesday through Saturday,10 a.m.-8 p.m.
  • Sundays, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Self-Guided Tours

The house is open for Self-Guided Tours:

  • Tuesday-Wednesday, noon-4 p.m.
  • Thursday-Saturday, noon-7 p.m.
  • Sundays, noon-4 p.m.

Space is limited. Tickets are timed. Advance purchase recommended here.

Grounds Passes
The grounds and gardens are open for walks:

  • Tuesday through Sunday, 8 a.m.-dusk
  • Members-only Mondays, 8 a.m.-dusk

Members show their cards at the gate. Public tickets are timed and advance purchase is recommended here.

The Continental & Speedster

The Continental at Ford House, our lakeside dining option, is open:

  • Tuesday-Wednesday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • Thursday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
  • Sunday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Click here for reservations.

The Speedster quick-service dining is open:

  • Tuesday-Wednesday, 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
  • Thursday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
  • Sunday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Holidays and Winter

Ford House is closed on Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day. We are open on Christmas Eve. The house will be closed for several weeks in January 2022 for conservation care, but the grounds and Visitor Center will be open.