Today at Ford House

An annual Ford House Membership is a great way to enjoy all that Ford House has to offer!

Your support helps us preserve our historical resources, maintain the beauty of our grounds and gardens, and provide programs for our community.

Membership Benefits

* Due to a supply chain shortage, the printing and shipping of membership cards will be delayed. However, your membership is activated immediately. If you’re looking to walk the grounds, a temporary card can be printed when you arrive at Ford House. To purchase discounted tickets, please log in online. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Click here to join as a member today! All membership levels include:

  • Take free self-guided tours of the house.
  • Enjoy fun, exclusive, members-only programs and events, like picnics and special tours.
  • Register early and save on admission for select programs, events, and classes.
  • Walk the grounds from 8 AM to sunset, seven days a week.
  • Walk your dog (except on Bird Island).
  • Receive a 20% discount in The Shop.
  • Save 20% on food at The Continental and at The Speedster. Excludes alcohol.
  • 20% discount in The Shop at Ford House.
  • Discount on photography sessions. 
  • Enjoy reciprocity at over 300 gardens nationwide through the American Horticultural Society Reciprocal Admission Program.

Gift Memberships

Holiday 2022 Gift Memberships:  If you’re interested in purchasing a gift membership for the 2022 Holiday season, it must be purchased no later than December 4, 2022, to ensure you receive the card by December 25, 2022. There are no guarantees you will receive the card before December 25, 2022, if not purchased prior to the deadline. We apologize for all inconvenience.

Membership makes a thoughtful gift. To give a gift membership, please contact us at membership@fordhouse.org or call 313-884-4222 during business hours.

Please do not use the online form to purchase a gift so we can ensure your gift is properly recorded and delivered. Gift memberships purchased online will not accurately be processed or delivered on time.

Levels of Membership

Your Ford House membership includes all the above, plus the following benefits:

Individual

  • $45
  • 1 adult plus 1 guest

Family/Grandparent

  • $60
  • 2 adults (from the same household), plus children or grandchildren (18 years and younger), and 1 guest

Fan

  • $125
  • 2 adults (from the same household), plus children or grandchildren (18 years and younger), and up to 2 guests
  • Complimentary Ford House gift

Friend

  • $250
  • 2 adults (from the same household), plus children or grandchildren (18 and younger), and up to 4 guests
  • Complimentary Ford House gift
  • Reciprocal admission to more than 100 museums through the ROAM program.

President’s Circle

  • $1,000
  • 2 adults (from the same household), plus children or grandchildren (18 and younger), and up to 4 guests
  • Complimentary Ford House gift
  • Reciprocal admission to more than 100 museums through the ROAM program.
  • One private, tour-guide-led tour for 10 guests

For questions about membership, please contact membership@fordhouse.org or call 313-884-4222. Memberships are fully tax-deductible to the extent of the law

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