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Greenfield Village

20900 Oakwood Blvd, at The Henry Ford, Dearborn, MI 48124-4088
313.982.6001 or 800.835.5237
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Ranked #2 of 5 Attractions in Dearborn
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Specialty Museums, Museums
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Type: Specialty Museums, Museums
Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 NEW

After several years of seeing this program advertised, I was eager to partake of it. Since I live in Grand Rapids, two+ hours away, it's a bit challenging to justify the drive. However, an IKEA special order pick-up provided the opportunity on a Thursday night. Overall it was a mixed experience for me, contrasting several charming and memorable touches with... More 

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North Ridgeville, Ohio
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10 reviews 10 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 NEW

To say that we were amazed would be an understatement. It was like you stepped back in time. Walking through Henry Fords or the Wright brother's childhood homes, riding in a model T, the carolers are just a few of the amazing things we did. This is something we are already looking forward to for next year.

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Belle River, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014 NEW

This was our 2nd year attending the Holiday Nights and again had a wonderful time! If you love Christmas and history, there really os no other event that can compare. Highly recommended!

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Windsor, Canada
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114 reviews 114 reviews
32 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

My wife, two friends and I went to Greenfield Village for the annual "Holiday Nights" event. We've now been there in the summer, fall and winter and I think that the Holiday Nights event is my favorite. All of the attractions/exhibits were not open but there was still so much to see, we ran out of time. If I have... More 

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Grant, Michigan
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316 reviews 316 reviews
37 attraction reviews
464 helpful votes 464 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Second time we have attended this event. Hard to find any fault when they go all out to make your visit special from the time you enter the gates. On this night it was cold, windy but that did not spoil the Christmas amosphere. Very special time of the year, very special event. Something you will remember for a long,... More 

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Rochester
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We went to the village for the holiday nights celebration. We dined at The Eagle Tavern and had a great time at the 1850's style dinner. My whole family particularly enjoys this event. Lots of great food and fun!

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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72 reviews 72 reviews
9 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

We visited this amazing complex one day before they close it for winter and enjoyed it tremendously. We have not heard about it before, but Greenfield Village, put together by Henry Ford, was certainly a highlight of our visit to Detroit area. There are three major attractions offered by the Henry Ford museum complex: Henry Ford Museum, Greenfield Village and... More 

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Lathrup Village, Michigan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Greenfield Village is a wonderful place to spend some hours going thru homes of historical figures. It amazes me how much has changed, especially in the kitchens. This year we went to the Halloween evening. We got the very first time, which kept the crowds down and it was still light enough for the little ones in our group (2... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

The docents at Greenfield Village are enthusiastic and very knowledgeable. It is a beautiful walking museum. It was very cold the day we visited but because you are in and out of buildings we were not uncomfortable. There is a little candy shoppe that sells great hot chocolate for a little warm up.

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Lakeshore, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

If you ever want to experience a "true" Christmas evening take the time to go to Holiday Nights at Greenfield Village, Dearborn Mich. The fact that you must book in late August to secure a dinner spot speaks volumes. Without giving away too much of the magic, just imagine Christmas in a simpler, less commercialized way. Can you see it... More 

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