The Henry Ford is Michigan’s most award-winning event destination. Recognized by Conde Nast Traveler as “One of the country’s best Museums”, we host luxury weddings in national historic landmark venues featuring magnificent American architecture, impeccable grounds, lush garden courtyards plus once-in-a-lifetime experiences including horse-drawn carriages, Model T’s and locally sourced menus all with award-winning service.
Facilities and Capacity
Three awe-inspiring experiences:
- Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation makes a dramatic first impression for your guests. Start with the grandeur of timeless architecture, before moving to museum surrounded by national treasures that provide a one-of a kind backdrop for your wedding. Imagine dancing the night away under the outstretched wings of a soaring DC-3 airplane. Serves up to 400 guests for a wedding and reception.
- Lovett Hall is Michigan’s most beautiful ballroom, built by Henry Ford who lavished attention on the facility, from Burmese teak floors, crystal chandeliers, two garden courtyards, ballroom balcony, surrounded with grand windows and enormous paired fireplaces. This remarkable 1930’s gem serves up to 300 guests for a wedding and reception.
- Greenfield Village – if your dream wedding is traditional, yet unique and timeless, you’ll love Greenfield Village. Martha Mary Chapel is a picturesque New England Style Chapel, ideal for an intimate wedding. Followed by a candle lit dinner in Eagle Tavern where you are enveloped with a warm glow that sparks magic and invites your guests to stay all night. Serves up to 135 guests for a wedding reception.
As a full-service event destination, our highly detailed planning staff works with you every step of the way to ensure all onsite details are perfect. The Henry Ford provides all food, beverage and bar service, plus foundation pieces for your event from tables, white floor length linen, mahogany Chiavari chairs (in museum and Lovett only), white china, flatware and glassware with ample, complimentary onsite parking.
The award-winning culinary staff has created custom wedding menus and packages with stylized offerings perfect for you and your loved ones with the freshest ingredients from local farms. Couples can attend a tasting prior to the big day to ensure you love the meal choices.
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The Henry Ford frequently asked questions
What items and services are included in the starting site fee at The Henry Ford?
- Event Planning
- Set Up
At The Henry Ford, what items and services related to wedding catering are included in the cost?
- Cake Cutting
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- House Beer
- House Liquor
- House Wine
- Open Bar
What are the most important characteristics of The Henry Ford in terms of venue type, style and location?
- Historic Building
What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at The Henry Ford for wedding events?
- Uncovered Outdoor
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What services does The Henry Ford offer for wedding events?
- All Inclusive Packages
- Bar Services
- Catering Services
- Event Planner
- Event Rentals
- Lighting / Sound
- Set Up
What furniture and decorations does The Henry Ford have available for wedding events?
- Audio Equipment
- Chair Covers
- Dance Floor
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