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Spread over more than 80 acres, Greenfield Village celebrates the experiences and traditions that link America’s past and present. There are 83 historic structures including the Wright Brothers Home and Cycle Shop to Thomas Edison’s Menlo Park Laboratory to the courthouse where Abraham Lincoln practiced law. Your guests can ride in a genuine Model T, horse-drawn carriage, or steam powered locomotive.
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Enjoy a warm candle-lit atmosphere while you treat your guests to an intimate celebration.
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Up to 180 guests Evening events after 6:30pm
The Lodge at Christie & Main
Located in the heart of Greenfield Village, the Lodge and brick-paved patio are a perfect place for a picnic or reception.
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Recommended for 150-500 for dinner, or up to 1,200 for picnic
A unique spot for hors d’oeuvres, desserts, or just plain fun! This venue is available with a Greenfield Village dinner event. Take your guests for a spin!
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Evening events after 6pm
The overall event exceeded my expectations by a lot! It was a spectacular night. Kudos to Joanne and her staff! Also kudos to my party planner Leslie Jacobs who worked closely with The Henry Ford staff to make sure all went well.
Best Event Venue in Detroit Area
From Michigan Meetings + Events 2015, 2016, 2019 and 2020
Best of Weddings
From The Knot 2003-2014, 2019, 2022 and 2023
Local Hero Award
From edibleWOW 2012, 2013, 2014
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Your Event Makes a DifferenceThe Henry Ford is a registered 501 (c) 3 not-for-profit organization. Every dollar from a special event is used for research, education, and exhibition development. Your contributions help preserve over 22 million objects and documents, all helping to inspire others to learn from the past to help make a better future. Find out how
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