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. Admission includes an 18-minute award-winning film, and a 75-minute tour including time for your questions.


Special Events

Motor City Origins Tour -- Friday March 29th @ 5:30 pm
Join us for a special after-hours tour that explores the history of Detroit’s Milwaukee Junction neighborhood, the cradle of the auto industry, with a “Motor City Origins Tour” at the Ford Piquette Plant Museum. This special evening tour highlight how Ford, Dodge, Cadillac, Studebaker, Anderson Electric and others, laid the foundation for Detroit becoming the automotive capital of the world. Enjoy a social start to the evening with complimentary refreshments. 5:30 - 6 p.m. – Complimentary Happy Half-Hour & Light Bites 6 - 7:30 p.m. – Guided Tour and Presentation  


  • Adults: $18
  • Seniors (65+): $15
  • Veterans: $15
  • Students (with ID): $10
  • Youth (5-17): $10
  • Children (4 & Under): Free
  • Group Tours (15 minimum): $15 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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