January - Luminescence
In a salute to James Cameron’s AVATAR: The Exhibition™, join our own Tinker Task Force as we explore the magic of luminescence.
January 25 - We welcome our guests from Toledo’s Imagination Station.
Explore the science of Cool Light and mix up your own batch of glowing slime.
February - Mechanical BrushBot
Come construct and put your own mechanical BrushBot through our group challenges.
March - Women Innovator Coasters
Join our Tinker Task Force as we salute the women from OnInnovation.com. Make a cool image coaster
Honoring these innovators.
April - Reinvent Detroit Cityscape
Help the Tinker Task Force create a new Detroit using recyclable materials.
May - Making Speakers
In honor of our new exhibit, Women Who Rock: Vision, Passion, Power, we’ll make our own audio speakers.
June - Making Music
In honor of our Women Who Rock: Vision, Passion, Power exhibit, come make your own guitar.
July - Maker Faire™ Detroit
In a salute to our Maker Faire™ Detroit, explore Edison’s contributions and make your own simple circuit.
August - Rocketry
Join the Tinker Task Force as we construct some easy air rockets.
September - Discovery Camp’s Greatest Hits
Join our Tinker Task Force as we repeat the favorite projects of our summer Discovery Camp.
October - Grossology
Join the ghoulish Halloween fun as we look at the science behind Halloween magic.
November - Touchdown with Gridiron Glory
Come Salute our newest exhibit, Gridiron Glory: The Best of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, and explore the science and technology of football.
December - High-Tech Candles
Celebrate the holidays by creating cool flickering LED candles.
All activities are free with museum admission.
MEMBERS free of charge
NONMEMBER SENIORS ages 62 & up, $15
ADULTS ages 13-61, $17
YOUTH ages 5-12, $12.50
CHILDREN 4 & under, free
Parking is $5 per vehicle.
The exhibits of the Henry Ford Museum are spread across several acres, all indoors. Comfortable clothing and walking shoes are recommended. Wheelchairs and electric scooters are available to rent for a fee at the IMAX® and Clocktower entrances. Electric scooter supplies are limited; please arrive early if you plan to rent one. You are welcome to bring your own wheelchairs, electric scooters and children's strollers; however, upright electric scooters (Segways) are not allowed on the premises. Bring a camera; photography is allowed in most areas of the museum.
Tickets to the Henry Ford Museum are available online, through The Henry Ford Call Center (open 7 days a week, 9 am-5 pm) at 313.982.6001 and at all admissions counters. Tickets can be mailed when reservations are made 2 weeks or more in advance. Tickets purchased less than 2 weeks out will be held at IMAX® Will Call.