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Day Out With Thomas™

April 28-29, May 5-6, 12-13, 2018

During Thomas’ annual visit to Greenfield Village, enjoy six days of family fun and entertainment. Ride Thomas around the village and meet Sir Topham Hatt™ face-to-face. Advance tickets are strongly recommended.

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Day Out With Thomas™

April 28-29, May 5-6, 12-13, 2018

During Thomas’ annual visit to Greenfield Village, enjoy six days of family fun and entertainment. Ride Thomas around the village and meet Sir Topham Hatt™ face-to-face. Advance tickets are strongly recommended.
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Railroaders Breakfast

Railroader's Breakfast

April 28-29, May 5-6, 12-13, 2018 | 8-9am; Doors open at 7:45am

After a hearty pancake breakfast, enjoy a memorable ride with Thomas the Tank Engine™. There’s music by the Picks & Sticks Stringband, too, along with railroad-themed storytelling and a visit with our very own Village Hobo and Sir Topham Hatt™!

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Railroader's Breakfast

April 28-29, May 5-6, 12-13, 2018 | 8-9am; Doors open at 7:45am

After a hearty pancake breakfast, enjoy a memorable ride with Thomas the Tank Engine™. There’s music by the Picks & Sticks Stringband, too, along with railroad-themed storytelling and a visit with our very own Village Hobo and Sir Topham Hatt™!
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Sensory Friendly Saturdays

Sensory-Friendly Saturday

May 5, 2018 | 8:30am - 5:00pm

Join us in Greenfield Village on Saturday, May 5, as a variety of accommodations, activities and more are put into place for our guests on the autism spectrum and with other sensory processing disorders.

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Sensory-Friendly Saturday

May 5, 2018 | 8:30am - 5:00pm

Join us in Greenfield Village on Saturday, May 5, as a variety of accommodations, activities and more are put into place for our guests on the autism spectrum and with other sensory processing disorders.
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PNC Tinkering for Tots

Second Monday of each Month (November - April) | 10am - noon

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

Second Monday of each Month (November - April) | 10am - noon

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

Second Monday of each Month (May - October) | 10am - noon

Imagine, create, iterate. Set little minds and hands in motion second Mondays, with playful learning and storytelling.

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PNC Tinkering for Tots

Second Monday of each Month (May - October) | 10am - noon

Imagine, create, iterate. Set little minds and hands in motion second Mondays, with playful learning and storytelling.
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Greenfield Village

All Abilities Playground

Built specially for children of all abilities, our playground includes real historical objects, including a 20-foot long boiler tunnel and 1931 Model AA truck.

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Elementary

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Tinker Hack Invent Saturdays

Make Something Saturdays

September 9, 2017 - May 19, 2018 (Saturday) | 10am - 3pm

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

September 9, 2017 - May 19, 2018 (Saturday) | 10am - 3pm

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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Michigan Invention Convention (MIIC)

March 19, 2018 (Monday) | 10am-2pm

Join The Henry Ford as it welcomes 3rd-12th graders as they display their critical thinking and entrepreneurial skill at the Michigan Invention Convention March 19, 2018

 Event Museum of American Innovation   Get Details

Michigan Invention Convention (MIIC)

March 19, 2018 (Monday) | 10am-2pm

Join The Henry Ford as it welcomes 3rd-12th graders as they display their critical thinking and entrepreneurial skill at the Michigan Invention Convention March 19, 2018
  Get Details
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Day Out With Thomas™

April 28-29, May 5-6, 12-13, 2018

During Thomas’ annual visit to Greenfield Village, enjoy six days of family fun and entertainment. Ride Thomas around the village and meet Sir Topham Hatt™ face-to-face. Advance tickets are strongly recommended.

 Event Greenfield Village   Get Details

Day Out With Thomas™

April 28-29, May 5-6, 12-13, 2018

During Thomas’ annual visit to Greenfield Village, enjoy six days of family fun and entertainment. Ride Thomas around the village and meet Sir Topham Hatt™ face-to-face. Advance tickets are strongly recommended.
  Get Details

Greenfield Village

Historic Rides & Games

Hop aboard a train pulled by one of our historic steam or diesel locomotives or take a Model T ride around the Village. From an historic carousel to historic base ball, there’s fun for kids of all ages.

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Teens

Take it Forward

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America’s Musical Journey

Showtimes Daily | 12, 2 & 5pm

Follow Grammy Award®-nominated singer and songwriter Aloe Blacc as he traces the roots of America’s music through the colorful locales and cultures where it was born. Visiting iconic cities such as New Orleans, Chicago, New York City, Nashville, Memphis, Miami and more, “AMERICA’S MUSICAL JOURNEY” explores the collision of cultures that gave birth to such electrifying American art forms as jazz, the blues, country, rock and roll and hip-hop.

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America’s Musical Journey

Showtimes Daily | 12, 2 & 5pm

Follow Grammy Award®-nominated singer and songwriter Aloe Blacc as he traces the roots of America’s music through the colorful locales and cultures where it was born. Visiting iconic cities such as New Orleans, Chicago, New York City, Nashville, Memphis, Miami and more, “AMERICA’S MUSICAL JOURNEY” explores the collision of cultures that gave birth to such electrifying American art forms as jazz, the blues, country, rock and roll and hip-hop.
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Maker Faire Detroit

Maker Faire® Detroit

July 28-29, 2018 | 9:30am - 6pm

Join us for one of the most unusual and mind-boggling events to ever find a home in Detroit, a place where the DIY mindset can run wild. Hundreds of exhibiting makers participate annually, offering dozens of demonstrations and hands-on workshops for all ages.

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Maker Faire® Detroit

July 28-29, 2018 | 9:30am - 6pm

Join us for one of the most unusual and mind-boggling events to ever find a home in Detroit, a place where the DIY mindset can run wild. Hundreds of exhibiting makers participate annually, offering dozens of demonstrations and hands-on workshops for all ages.
  Get Details
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Michigan Invention Convention (MIIC)

March 19, 2018 (Monday) | 10am-2pm

Join The Henry Ford as it welcomes 3rd-12th graders as they display their critical thinking and entrepreneurial skill at the Michigan Invention Convention March 19, 2018

 Event Museum of American Innovation   Get Details

Michigan Invention Convention (MIIC)

March 19, 2018 (Monday) | 10am-2pm

Join The Henry Ford as it welcomes 3rd-12th graders as they display their critical thinking and entrepreneurial skill at the Michigan Invention Convention March 19, 2018
  Get Details

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