Events at
The Henry Ford

Plan your visit around one of the extraordinary events we have throughout the year.

Featured Events

Special events are part of what makes a visit to The Henry Ford memorable. See some of the major events coming up soon!

Celebrate Black History

Celebrate Black History!

February 1-3, 6-10, 13-17, 20-24, 2019

Honor Black History Month at Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation. During select days each week in February, we explore a different aspect of African-American history.

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Celebrate Black History!

February 1-3, 6-10, 13-17, 20-24, 2019

Honor Black History Month at Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation. During select days each week in February, we explore a different aspect of African-American history.
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National Engineers Week Celebration

February 16-23, 2019 | 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Be inspired and get hands-on as The Henry Ford celebrates the dreamers and doers who solve problems and make our lives better during National Engineer’s Week.

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National Engineers Week Celebration

February 16-23, 2019 | 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Be inspired and get hands-on as The Henry Ford celebrates the dreamers and doers who solve problems and make our lives better during National Engineer’s Week.
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An Evening with Lauren Bush Lauren

February 21, 2019 | 7:00 p.m.

Feed your entrepreneurial spirit at a talk with Lauren Bush Lauren at Henry Ford Museum of American innovation. Lauren Bush Lauren is a social entrepreneur who established a company that creates products that engage people in the fight against hunger in a tangible way.

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An Evening with Lauren Bush Lauren

February 21, 2019 | 7:00 p.m.

Feed your entrepreneurial spirit at a talk with Lauren Bush Lauren at Henry Ford Museum of American innovation. Lauren Bush Lauren is a social entrepreneur who established a company that creates products that engage people in the fight against hunger in a tangible way.
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Freedmen's Bureau - Exercising Citizenship

February - March, 2019

Learn more about the people and stories that shaped the Reconstruction era as you explore a special selection of artifacts from the collections of The Henry Ford at Freedmen’s Bureau — Exercising Citizenship.

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Freedmen's Bureau - Exercising Citizenship

February - March, 2019

Learn more about the people and stories that shaped the Reconstruction era as you explore a special selection of artifacts from the collections of The Henry Ford at Freedmen’s Bureau — Exercising Citizenship.
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Events for Kids

There’s much to do at The Henry Ford for children, including some events especially for them. See some of the kids’ events coming soon!

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National Engineers Week Celebration

February 16-23, 2019 | 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Be inspired and get hands-on as The Henry Ford celebrates the dreamers and doers who solve problems and make our lives better during National Engineer’s Week.

 Event Museum of American Innovation   Get Details

National Engineers Week Celebration

February 16-23, 2019 | 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Be inspired and get hands-on as The Henry Ford celebrates the dreamers and doers who solve problems and make our lives better during National Engineer’s Week.
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PNC Tinkering for Tots

November 12, 2018 - April 8, 2019 (Second Monday of each Month) | 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Imagine, create, iterate. Set little minds and hands in motion second Mondays, with playful learning and storytelling. (November - April)

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PNC Tinkering for Tots

November 12, 2018 - April 8, 2019 (Second Monday of each Month) | 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Imagine, create, iterate. Set little minds and hands in motion second Mondays, with playful learning and storytelling. (November - April)
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Make Something Saturdays

January 5 - May 25, 2019 | 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Learn firsthand how the American spirit of innovation and ingenuity is alive and well today. Try your hand at something new, something different. The activities change month to month. Hands-on. How-to, DIY, science and more!

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Make Something Saturdays

January 5 - May 25, 2019 | 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Learn firsthand how the American spirit of innovation and ingenuity is alive and well today. Try your hand at something new, something different. The activities change month to month. Hands-on. How-to, DIY, science and more!
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Experiment with History

January 14 - November 27, 2019 (Daily) | 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Investigate STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics) through the eyes of past innovators with hands-on activities.

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Experiment with History

January 14 - November 27, 2019 (Daily) | 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Investigate STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics) through the eyes of past innovators with hands-on activities.
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