Dearborn, Michigan: The Henry Ford, America's Greatest History Attraction

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The Henry Ford

Address:
20900 Oakwood Blvd, Dearborn, MI
Directions:
I-94 to northbound Southfield Fwy/Hwy 39, then to exit 4, Oakwood Blvd. Left on Oakwood.
Hours:
Daily 9:30-5 (Call to verify)
Phone:
313-271-1620
Admission:
Adults $17.00
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The Henry Ford. The Henry Ford, America's Greatest History Attraction
If this place doesn't have it, it probably isn't worth having. Clyde Barrow's letter praising the Ford V-8, Kennedy's death car, Lincoln's death chair, and the last breath of Thomas Edison -- in a test tube! Roadsideamerica.com Report...
Thomas Edison's Last Breath
At the Henry Ford Museum, you can see the test tube holding the last breath of Thomas Alva Edison. Weird, yes -- but well worth the visit. Roadsideamerica.com Report...
Cleaning the Henry Ford Museum
Every wonder how a museum the size of ten football fields gets dusted? Our insider reveals the nitty-gritty on maintaining the voluminous collections of Henry Ford. Roadsideamerica.com Report...
Clyde Barrow Endorses the Ford V8
Always running from the law, Clyde (of Bonnie and Clyde) used stolen Ford V-8s whenever possible, and wrote to Henry Ford to tell him so. Roadsideamerica.com Report... [05/19/2014]
Lincoln's Death Chair
Loopy Lincoln Landmark: The chair from Ford's Theater is on display at the Henry Ford Museum. Roadsideamerica.com Report...

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