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Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation®

From special automotive exhibits and seasonal celebrations to immersive programming, our wide-ranging calendar of events at Henry Ford Museum brings you face to face with real things that have the power to inspire, inform and engage.

Upcoming Special Events and Exhibits at Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation®

Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes

Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes

July 30, 2020 - Jan 31, 2021 | 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Feel the thrill of the biggest Marvel exhibition ever – for a limited time in Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation. From comics to film, Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes features more than 300 artifacts, thousands of characters and one experience beyond imagination.

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Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes

July 30, 2020 - Jan 31, 2021 | 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Feel the thrill of the biggest Marvel exhibition ever – for a limited time in Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation. From comics to film, Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes features more than 300 artifacts, thousands of characters and one experience beyond imagination.
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PNC Tinkering for Tots

October 8, November 12, December 10, 2020 | 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Imagine, create, iterate. Set little minds in motion with learning and storytelling. (October - December)

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PNC Tinkering for Tots

October 8, November 12, December 10, 2020 | 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Imagine, create, iterate. Set little minds in motion with learning and storytelling. (October - December)
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Apollo When We Went to the Moon

Member Preview - Apollo: When We Went to the Moon

Members get a first look at Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation's Apollo: When We Went to the Moon. Over 100 objects and artifacts create an out-of-this-world glimpse into the context of the moon landing, showing how space continues to rocket us forward.

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Member Preview - Apollo: When We Went to the Moon

Members get a first look at Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation's Apollo: When We Went to the Moon. Over 100 objects and artifacts create an out-of-this-world glimpse into the context of the moon landing, showing how space continues to rocket us forward.
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Apollo When We Went to the Moon

Apollo: When We Went to the Moon

Launch yourself into man’s first steps on the moon, and find out how the space race inspired generations of Americans to reach for the stars. Over 100 objects and artifacts create an out-of-this-world glimpse into the context of the moon landing, showing how space continues to rocket us forward.

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Apollo: When We Went to the Moon

Launch yourself into man’s first steps on the moon, and find out how the space race inspired generations of Americans to reach for the stars. Over 100 objects and artifacts create an out-of-this-world glimpse into the context of the moon landing, showing how space continues to rocket us forward.
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Member Appreciation Days

November 21-23, 2020

We set aside a few days to show our appreciation for the support we receive from our members in November. Enjoy double discounts on dining and shopping.

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Member Appreciation Days

November 21-23, 2020

We set aside a few days to show our appreciation for the support we receive from our members in November. Enjoy double discounts on dining and shopping.
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Members Holiday Lighting Ceremony

Annual Members' Holiday Lighting Ceremony

November 23, 2020 | 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Celebrate the beginning of the holiday season with Santa and yuletide cheer at this exclusive members-only event in Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation.

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Annual Members' Holiday Lighting Ceremony

November 23, 2020 | 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Celebrate the beginning of the holiday season with Santa and yuletide cheer at this exclusive members-only event in Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation.
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Things to Do Today at Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation®

Innovation Nation Lounge

Near Your Place in Time (9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

Get inspired by Emmy Award-winning The Henry Ford's Innovation Nation TV show.

Make a Paper Airplane

Heroes of the Sky (9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

Experiment with aerodynamics as you fold and test paper airplane designs. Sponsored by Delta Air Lines.

Model Train Layout

Railroads (9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

In the shadow of one of the world's largest locomotives, mini metal machines navigate through historic model train buildings, showing just how far we've come.

Driving America Films

Driving America (9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. )

Enjoy your choice of four films highlighting the spirit of innovation in and around the automobile.

Dymaxion House

Dymaxion House (9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

Enter Buckminster Fuller's resourceful aluminum dwelling, a prototype of a sustainable suburbia.

Rosa Parks Bus

With Liberty and Justice for All (9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

Inside this bus on December 1, 1955, Rosa Parks, a soft-spoken African-American seamstress, refused to give up her seat to a white man, challenging existing segregation laws.

Build a Model T

Made in America: Manufacturing (9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.)

Help build a real Model T. Can you build a quality product quickly? Pick up a wrench and find out if you'd be hired or fired.

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