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Your Field Trip
Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation
Unleash your students’ inquisitiveness and help them understand the history of America’s most powerful innovations. Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation bristles with the unbridled energy of American ingenuity.
Imagine your class sitting on the very bus where Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat while you discuss how individual actions can change the world. Watch the concept of industrial might come to life as students explore the Allegheny–one of the world’s most powerful steam locomotives. Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation allows imaginations to run wild and students to begin to dream.
Tickets & Chaperoning
Tickets must be purchased in advance.
Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation provides discounted rates for groups with a minimum of 15 students.
To ensure appropriate supervision, one adult group leader is required for every ten students.
We’ll provide one free teacher/chaperone ticket for every ten students. Additional adults or teachers will be charged the $10 student rate.
A student dining area is available and can be reserved.
To allow your trip to the Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation to be as tightly integrated into your classroom experience as possible, we offer numerous lesson plans and activities that are aligned with curricular standards. A few of the many unit plans we offer are:
America’s Industrial Revolution: Impact on Technology & Innovations
Innovation in 20th Century Design
Lincoln’s Legacy of Leadership
See the Resource Bank for a complete list of educational resources.