Tours & Tickets

Choose Your Experience and Be Inspired

Visit Henry Ford’s original Model T factory built in 1904, a U.S. National Historic Landmark. Stroll through automotive history at your own pace, take a guided tour led by museum historians, or attend a special event. The museum is open Wed-Sun from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Private, group, and school tours are available by reservation on any day of the week. Call (313) 872-8759.

Self-Guided Tours

Get up close to more than 65 rare automobiles including Henry Ford’s “Letter Cars,” unique Model T conversion vehicles, and other antique cars manufactured in Milwaukee Junction. See Henry Ford’s office and Secret Experimental Room where the Model T was created in 1908.


Guided Tours

Experience one of the world’s oldest surviving automotive plants through a guided tour led by museum docents. You’ll learn the amazing story of how Ford revolutionized manufacturing and put the world on wheels. Tours include an 18-minute award-winning film, followed by a 75-minute tour including time for your questions.


Special Events

Miracle on Piquette
Thursday, December 14, 2023 at 5:30 p.m.

Learn how the birthplace of the Model T was saved from destruction and started its life as a world-renowned museum in this talk presented by Don LaCombe, automotive historian. Includes Happy-Half Hour and light bites.



  • Adults: $17
  • Seniors (65+): $13
  • Veterans: $13
  • Students (with ID): $10
  • Youth (5-17): $10
  • Children (4 & Under): Free
  • Group Tours (10 minimum): $12 each

Ask about Museums for All special discounts.


Wednesday to Sunday 10 am – 4 pm

Closed on Mondays and Tuesdays (except by appointment for group tours)

  • January 1
  • Easter
  • July 4
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • December 24, 25, & 31

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