Items Tagged with 'Gerald R. Ford Museum'


Museums open free for all

May 2, 2014
Four major downtown museums will be offering free admission on Sunday. Read More

Ford Foundation auctions family items

December 12, 2012
DALLAS –– Gerald Ford's golf clubs sold for about $26,000 at an auction Tuesday of items donated by the late president's family to raise money for a new student learning center at his presidential museum in Grand Rapids. Read More

State Supreme Court opens oral arguments to students

October 23, 2012
An educational program for high school students has led to a real hearing by the Michigan Supreme Court at the Gerald R. Ford Museum this Thursday. A collection of firearms owned by a convicted felon, and his efforts to force police to turn the guns over to his mother, are at issue in the case. Oral arguments will be heard with 200 Kent County students in attendance, as part of the Supreme Court’s Court Community Connections program.  Read More