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The Henry Ford

. Description:  One of the biggies.  Large museum open year round, village where Henry Ford had buildings brought from all over the country to exemplify the spirit of American enterprise, tours of River Rouge car assembly factory leave from here.  Their web site is pretty much all-inclusive.  Village reopened June 2003 after 9 month project to refurbish & restore.
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How to find: 
Address:
20900 Oakwood Blvd
Dearborn, MI 48124

Parent Organization:
Henry Ford Museum & Greenfield Village
Contacts
Phone 313 982-6001
Toll Free 800 835-5237
URL
Henry Ford Museum & Greenfield Village
   http://www.hfmgv.org/
Hours:
Dates 2007 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
Museum Year Round 9:30-5 9:30-5 9:30-5 9:30-5 9:30-5 9:30-5 9:30-5
Village APR 14-OCT 31 9:30-5 9:30-5 9:30-5 9:30-5 9:30-5 9:30-5 9:30-5
Village NOV 1 - DEC 31 9:30-5         9:30-5 9:30-5
Season  Closed Thanksgiving & Christmas
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Admission:
Criteria
As of JUL 2007
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Senior

Groups

 Museum  4 & under free $10 (5-12)   $14 62+ $13 15+
 Village  4 & under free $14 (5-12)   $20   $19 15+
Ford Rouge Factory Tours  2 & under free $10 (3-12)   $14   $13 15+
Museum & Village Combo  4 & under free  $22 (5-12)   $30   $28 15+
Special Fees: Active military same prices as Seniors, most tickets can be ordered online (except combo)
Additional Group Info: 313 982-6001
Special Tours & Pricing: 
Several online coupons normally available
 
IMAX $10 adults, $8.50 children (including those under 5)(more for feature length films)
Reservation Contact:
313 982-6001, 800 835-5237
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On Site Features:
What kind of visit you can have: Visit either museum or village or both.  Village holds collection of  83 historic structures  from 17th-early 20th centuries, including homes and workshops of famous Americans in 7 Historic Districts
Big Events:  America's Hometown Celebration (Jun0Aug), Celebration of Emancipation (Aug), Old Car Festival (Sep) Suggested Stay:  whole day
Period    17th-early 20th centuries Type of Site  Village and museum
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Nearby Attractions:
towns:  4 mi Detroit, Dearborn Heights, Melvindale, Allen Park, Inkster

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Automotive Hall of Fame, Inc honors industry pioneers, movers & shakers, usually has vehicles on loan   21400 Oakwood Blvd
 
Dearborn  MI  48121    
 
Phone  313 240-4000
 
Web Site  http://www.automotivehalloffame.org/about/purpose.html
Dearborn Historical Museum local history in powder magazine & 1833 Commandant's quarters   915 S Brady Road
  Dearborn MI  48124   
 
Phone  313 565-3000
  Web Site
  http://www.dearborn-mi.com/museum.htm
Fair Lane - The Henry Ford Estate   4901 Evergreen Road
Dearborn MI 48128
Phone 313 593-5590
Web Site www.umd.umich.edu/fairlane
Wayne Historical Museum   1 Biddle St
Wayne, MI 48184
734 722-0113
Motown Historical Museum story of record company that produced the Supremes & Temptations                         among many others, in two original buildings with original equipment   2648 West Grand Blvd
 
Detroit  MI  48208    
 
Phone  313 875-2264
 
Web Site  http://www.motownmuseum.com/
 
Alt Web  mailto:http://www.recordingeq.com/motown/motown.htm

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