The Ford House

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

School & Youth Programs

Edsel & Eleanor Ford House is an excellent educational resource to help complement classroom learning, youth and Scout programs. Tours for up to 105 students are offered at a reduced rate and are available year-round. To schedule your group, contact Mary Fishwick in the education department or call (313) 884-4222, ext. 152.

Our Program

The following tour is offered for schools, scouts, or other youth groups. 

Michigan History Tour

Students explore the Ford House through a docent-led tour of the home. The tour engages students by having each student “become” one of the family members or the trusted staff. This program includes a guided tour of the grounds. Recommended for Grades 3-8.

Schedule Your Visit

A minimum of one adult chaperon is recommended for every 5 students.

ADMISSION FEES:

Youth and Student Groups (elementary through high school)

$5.00

Chaperones

$8.00

Teachers

Free


For more information or to make reservations for a student, youth or scout group, contact Mary Fishwick in the education department or call (313) 884-4222, ext. 152.