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Great American Museum Experience: The Ultimate Sleepover
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Let the Adventure Begin!
The Great American Museum Experience is a two-day overnight adventure that includes admission to multiple attractions, meals — prepared by The Henry Ford’s award-winning culinary staff — as well as accommodation in our Lovett Hall dormitories. And for after-hours fun, your students will produce their own 1940s-style radio show and get a crash course in the popular dances of the past.

program details
The program is offered throughout the school year.
  • Includes Ford Rouge Factory Tour, Henry Ford Museum, and IMAX® Theatre from early January through mid-April.
  • Includes Henry Ford Museum, Greenfield Village and a one-day Ride pass from mid-April through early June.
Contact our Call Center at 313.982.6001 for available dates and packages.

Program Length: Two days, including overnight stay, 2 meals and a snack

Fee: $88* per person
         * Price subject to change

venue details and package information
Henry Ford Museum
The Museum is filled with history that inspires! You can sit inside the Rosa Parks bus, climb aboard the Allegheny locomotive, stroll inside the Dymaxion house, and participate in our popular Build A Model T and Henry's Assembly Line programs.

IMAX Theatre
Our state-of-the-art IMAX theatre offers a enjoyable experience for folks of all ages. Your package includes a scheduled film that you can schedule on either day of your 2-day visit. (Films to be announced as the schedule becomes available and will to reserved for GAME groups through your Call Center Representative on a first come-first serve basic).

Greenfield Village
Spanning more than 300 years of history and over 90 acres, Greenfield Village is a place where folks of all ages are surrounded by the sights, sounds, and sensations of America’s past.

Ford Rouge Factory Tour
For groups choosing a Museum/Rouge Factory Tour package date the factory tour includes the bus trip from the museum to the Rouge Factory Visitor’s Center, admission to the Legacy and Art of Manufacturing Theaters, and a self-guided tour of the Dearborn Assembly Plant on the elevated walkway to see the F-150 Truck production. All tours are scheduled immediately after breakfast on the second day of your visit.

One Day Ride Pass
This one-day pass includes unlimited rides of the Weiser Railroad, Model T Ford, Model A Ford Bus, Hershell-Spillman Carousel, and Horse-Drawn Omnibus. All rides are subject to operating availability. Teachers must select One-Day Ride Pass for either first or second day of visit at time of registration.

No more call in dates! Our mail-in registration process offers a fair and convenient way to book your G.A.M.E. reservation. Our registration form includes the program package information as well as the additional options available to pre-purchase at the group rate (i.e. boxed lunches and ride tickets).

Priority registration will be given to groups who book all four dorm rooms. The deposit MUST now be included with your registration form. As in the past the deposit is $500 per dorm room. If none of your three date preferences are available we will contact you for additional date options. If no available date options meet your needs your entire deposit check will be refunded. Your total balance is due 30 days prior to your visit and if this balance is not received your reservation will be cancelled.

curriculum connections
To view the curriculum connections for Great American Museum Experience (G.A.M.E.): The Ultimate Sleepover, click here.

The Henry Ford is located in Dearborn, Michigan on the corner of Village Road and Oakwood Boulevard, just west of the Southfield Freeway (M-39) and south of Michigan Avenue (US-12).
The Henry Ford
20900 Oakwood Blvd.
Dearborn, MI 48124-5029
From the East or West via I-94:
Take I-94 to the Oakwood Boulevard exit; go north on Oakwood. The Henry Ford is 2.5 miles from the exit on the corner of Village Road and Oakwood Boulevard.
From the South via I-75:
Exit to northbound Southfield Freeway (M-39); drive 4.1 miles to Oakwood Boulevard (Exit 4). Left on Oakwood and drive 1.8 miles.
From the North via Southfield Road (or I-96):
Take Southfield Freeway (M-39) south 4.5 miles past I-96 and exit at Michigan avenue (Exit 6). Continue on the Southfield service drive (veer left) for .5 mile. At the first stoplight, turn right onto Village Road (through the iron gates) and drive .75 mile.
Metro Detroit often has major construction projects. Please check the following sites for the latest on construction areas and road closures.
Michigan Department of Transportation
AAA Traffic & Construction Report