The Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, Michigan is a jewel of a museum that takes young and old alike on a time-traveling odyssey where some of the most important and illustrious segments of our country’s history and culture are on display.
From permanent exhibits that explore the legacy of US industrial ingenuity via land, sea, and air to temporary exhibits that highlight key moments in US history and culture, this is a museum that will thrill, delight, and awe your family and friends. Here are a few not-to-be-missed selections:
- Don’t miss the chance to experience the Pandora 3D technology that made the movie, Avatar, such a huge hit. See James Cameron’s Avatar: The Exhibition through January 26, 2014 and get a behind-the-scenes look at just how this movie’s special effects were accomplished.
- Driving America is an interactive exhibit that explores all aspects of the automobile culture in America, from the cars to the drive-in soda shops.
- Early aviation in all its splendor and risk is explored in Heroes of the Sky.