Ford House, Home of Edsel & Eleanor

History and Heritage


The historic former home of auto pioneer Edsel Ford and his family, this breathtaking site offers guided tours of the nationally recognized 60-room estate, designed by Albert Kahn, and 87-acres of lakefront gardens and grounds, designed by Jens Jensen. Plus tour the miniature Play House and the new Garage Exhibit featuring the story of Edsel Ford as an automotive designer and the creation of his dream car, the Lincoln Continental.

Member: Circle MI, OMCA

Attraction Type: Historic Site
Group Rates: $5-$10
Special Rates: Seniors $1 off.

Seasonal Dates: Open year round.

Bus Parking: Yes
Bus Parking Fee: No fee.
Driver Rate: Complimentary.
Escort Rate: One per bus free (minimum of 20 people).

Nearby Attractions that Influence Group Travel:

  • Henry Ford & Greenfield Village

Edsel & Eleanor Ford House

1100 Lake Shore Rd.
Grosse Pointe Shores, Michigan 48236
Phone: 313-884-4222
Fax: 313-884-4437