Tours and Programs

Tours and Classes

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Guided Tours

Grades: K - 12
Time: 1 - 2 hours

If you would like to schedule a guided tour of the New Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum for your class, our staff and docents will work with you to tailor the tour to meet the age and interests of your students.

  • Trained docents work with you and guide your students
  • Includes our interactive exhibits
  • Let us help you meet your teaching goals
  • Add a 30 – 45 minute Dig Deeper component to enhance your visit
  • Dig Deeper topics using primary source material: Gerald Ford and Civil Rights, Our Last Days in Saigon, Shuttle Diplomacy, Betty Ford, and Entertaining at the White House ... or you suggest a topic.

Self-guided Visits

If you prefer to lead your students through the exhibits on your own, self-guided visits are the perfect option. Please schedule your self-guided visit in advance.

Create Your Own Tour

This option allows you to focus on the subject that interests you, incorporating our exhibits, primary source materials, and activities you design to meet your specific classroom goals. Our staff will be happy to give you guidance to get you started on this fun journey. For information, please click here.


Free Classes

The Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation offers free classes at the Museum for K-12 students. For program information, please click here.