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Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation

Experience one of the largest collections of its kind ever assembled and learn about the breakthroughs big and small that have made our world what it is today.


Heroes & Villains: The Art of the Disney Costume 
Presented by Key Bank
Open through January 1, 2023

Free for members or with museum admission.

NEW POP-UP EXHIBIT: National Historic Vehicle Register 
Powered by the Hagerty Drivers Foundation 


Explore a rotating collection of culturally significant vehicles. Currently featuring the Ferris Bueller’s Day Off “Ferrari” — the 1985 Modena Spyder California, which was added to the National Historic Vehicle Register in 2018.

Free for members or with museum admission.

NEW PERMANENT EXHIBTION: Miniature Moments: A Journey Through Hallmark® Keepsake Ornaments 
Member preview November 19. Public opening November 20. 

Explore our extensive collection of nearly 7,000 Hallmark ornaments made between 1973 and 2009. Relive holiday memories, remember special people and events, and find new inspiration for your own holiday traditions as you experience the artistry and creativity that went into creating each Keepsake ornament. 

Free for members or with museum admission.

Visits with Santa 
Member preview November 19, 9:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m. 
Open to the public November 25-27, 9:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m. (one weekend only) 

Start your holiday season by visiting history’s greatest toymaker. Say hello and snap your own photo with Santa in front of our towering 25-foot tree.

Free for members or with museum admission.

Holiday Pop-Up Exhibits 


Free for members or with museum admission.

Holiday Greens & Tree Lot 
November 25-December 23 (or until supplies last)

Clocktower outside of Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation. 

Take home a seasonal tradition, just as a century of American merrymakers have done. We specially source our fresh balsam firs for their heritage shape and distinctive pine scent. These are the classic Christmas trees that bring the rustic character of the 19th century to today’s yuletide celebrations. 


Museum admission is not required. 


Greenfield Village

Greenfield Village Operating Hours

Closed - Open Select Evenings for Holiday Nights


Holiday Nights in Greenfield Village
Presented by Citizens 

Select evenings in December.
Member presale begins October 26. Public tickets on sale November 2.

Special Dining Events:

 



Ford Rouge Factory Tour


Journey into the factory where automobile manufacturing as we know it came of age, and where the technology of tomorrow is on display today.

Open Mondays – Saturdays


Giant Screen Experience


The Polar Express
November 25, 2022-January 1, 2023
Showtimes Vary


The Polar Express (sensory-friendly) 
December 10, 2022, 11 a.m.-12:40 p.m.




Free Admission for Members

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