Member Appreciation Days

Special Event at The Henry Ford

  • May 13-15, 2022

Exclusive Members-Only Benefit

A Special Offering from A Taste of History

Step into the flavors of the farms, kitchens, and dining rooms that hosted family meals and extraordinary feasts of the past at A Taste of History restaurant in Greenfield Village. During Membership Appreciation Days we are bringing back an iconic recipe from our foodway archives, featuring Abraham Lincoln’s favorite dish, Chicken Fricassee. The dish will also come with an exclusive reprint of Abraham Lincoln’s Presidential Dinner plate for you to take home.

Learn more about the history of Abraham Lincoln’s Presidential Dining Service compiled of specially designed Haviland china in 1861. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Dinner Service, 1861 - The Henry Ford

Pro Tip: The Chicken Fricassee Dinner and special replica of Abraham Lincoln’s china are limited in quantity. We recommend making A Taste of History one of your first stops on Member Appreciation Days for a better opportunity to enjoy this delectable dish!*


Double Discounts on Shopping

Treat yourself or someone else to double discounts in our online and on-site gift shops. Your member discount is doubled to 20% off all weekend.**

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Join today to support The Henry Ford and enjoy benefits like free admission and parking, valid for 365 days starting the day you join.

Thank you, DFCU!

As always, we are so grateful for the support from our partner in membership, DFCU.

DFCU Financial 

*Due to limited quantities, The Henry Ford cannot guarantee availability of the Chicken Fricassee Dinner and replica souvenir of Abraham Lincoln’s china.
**Some exclusions apply. Greenfield Village crafts are not eligible for combined discounts (10% maximum discount every day). Member discounts do not apply to already reduced (promotional or sale) items, Hobo Bread® and bottled water.