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The Henry Ford

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Address: 20900 Oakwood Blvd, Dearborn, MI 48124-5029
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+1 313-982-6001
09:30 - 17:00
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Trace the history of the auto and our fascination with it along with other...

Trace the history of the auto and our fascination with it along with other American inventions through the staggering collection of Henry Fords estate, which includes such memorabilia as the chair Abraham Lincoln sat in when he was assassinated and the limo in which John F. Kennedy was shot.

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I have been coming here since I was a child. I have brought my children over the years and now my grandson. Getting the members pass is always a good deal. It;s nice to visit for... read more

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Woodhaven, Michigan
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Woodhaven, Michigan
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12 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have been coming here since I was a child. I have brought my children over the years and now my grandson. Getting the members pass is always a good deal. It;s nice to visit for a day or just a few hours . There is always something new and plenty of chances to learn . The staff are more... More 

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Udine, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I had a very good time at the Henry Ford museum in Dearborn. The Rouge factory tour is really impressive! To begin with a 3-d show very clearly presents how car are built today; then you do enter the real factory! amazing! Then there a 4 hour visiting time museum with not only cars but all of the American history... More 

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Raleigh, NC
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We toured the Henry Ford with a group of French people. The museum is great and offers a lot of exploration of technology and history. However, it is not friendly to non-English speakers. They had no French maps and the signs were in English only with no offers of pre-recorded programs in Foreign languages. That makes the museum an obstacle... More 

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Brasov, Romania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I spent almost one day, and I'm not saturating to walk through the museum. A return in time between trains and other vehicles. I can not describe the place. It's a museum that if I could, I'd take it home with me.

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Fort Wayne
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Traveled with my son and his 5th grade class on a field trip to The Henry Ford. I had no idea it was so large and there was so much to see and do! We really enjoyed our first visit and I am thinking of going back this summer with my two kids for another visit. One thing that bothered... More 

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Lincoln Park, Michigan
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It was a fun trip there and you find and see all kinds of things from the past there. It is very educational.

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Walker, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great Museum that has lots to see. Took us about 5 hours to go through. Many different things to see of different areas of innovation. Favorite was Dymaxion House. Only surviving one in the world! Food at cafes was a little expensive, but you can bring in your own food. Very unique things that you could not see anywhere. Maybe... More 

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I just came from The Auborn Cord Deusenberg museum a day before I visited The Henry Ford museum. I loved the former and was blown away by their collection. I wasn't expecting too much coming into the Henry Ford museum. I only allotted 2 hrs for the walk around and was looking forward to the Greenfield village. I was so... More 

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Mobile, AL
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Huge place, so wear good walking shoes. Also, much to see if your like planes, trains and automobiles. Overall enjoyable and worth a visit.

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Melvindale, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the worlds premiere history destinations can not be overlooked when visiting Detroit. You can bring history to life for your children and yourself by visiting. Truly an experience that will change the way you see American life.

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