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  • A History of Maple Tapping in Michigan

    Category: Events
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    Maple tapping, the age-old practice of extracting sap from maple trees to create delicious syrup, has a rich and storied history in Michigan. As winter gives way to spring, the forests of Michigan come alive with the sound of taps being hammered into maple trees, marking the beginning of a sweet tradition that has been cherished for generations.

  • Sneak Peek at Our 2024 Public and Friends Events and Experiences

    Category: Events
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    As the New Year unfolds, we are thrilled to extend an invitation to our lineup of extraordinary events tailored just for guests like you. At Ford House, we believe in curating experiences that transcend expectations, and our 2024 calendar promises nothing short of extraordinary moments that celebrate heritage, culture, and innovation.

  • Floor Restoration

    Category: Education
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    The Main Residence is undergoing an exciting floor restoration project this fall! Which means some rooms will be empty or closed to visitors on guided and self-guided tours.

  • Book Your Photography Session at Ford House

    Category: Photography
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    Are you on the hunt for that ideal location to capture your family's special moments? Be it a warm family gathering, treasured senior photos, or even the whimsical snaps of your beloved pets, finding the perfect backdrop can transform the ordinary into the extraordinary. Look no further as we introduce you to our picture-perfect estate.

  • Winter Holidays at Ford House

    Category: Holidays
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    The holidays are all aglow at Ford House. Join us for winter wonderland filled with glittering lights throughout the grounds and explore the tasteful elegance of the home's interior, decorated as Eleanor Ford would have done.

  • Top Five Kid-Friendly Events this Fall

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    There are a lot of opportunities to enjoy Ford House with your family this fall. From storybook readings to massive Halloween events, there's something for every family member, whether you're a kid or kid-at-heart.