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May 04 , 2018

Meadowbrook Hall FREE Fridays

Only minutes away, kick off your weekend with a visit to this historic home built by Matilda Dodge Wilson. Learn about life at the hall and beautiful Tudor Revival Architecture.


The tours take place the fourth Friday of each month, reservations are not required.  For more information call (248) 364-6211.

2018 FREE FRIDAY Dates

April 27, 2018

Curator’s Corner
•Self-guided house tour 1- 2:30p.m.
•2:30-3p.m. presentation in the Ballroom by MBH curator: Riding on the Edge, the Story of Frances Dodge and the Dodge Stables.

May 25, 2018

Membership May
•Self-guided house tour 1 – 3 p.m.
•Guests will enjoy MBH trivia and opportunities to win a year-long Meadow Brook membership

June 22, 2018

Fairy Tale Fun
•Self-guided tours of Knole Cottage and Danny’s Cabin 1-3 p.m.
•Featuring fairy tale themed activities and crafts

July 27, 2018

DIA Away
•DIA Away truck in the courtyard 1 -3 p.m.
•Featuring “mini masterpiece” craft activity for kids
•Self-guided tours of Knole Cottage, Danny’s Cabin and the Dodge Exhibit 1 – 3 p.m.

August 24, 2018

Glorious Gardens
•Self-guided tour of gardens and grounds 1 -3 p.m.
•Featuring children’s garden adventure activity
•See Meadow Brook’s original Flower Room
•Free Popsicles

September 28, 2018

Behind-the-Scenes Guided Tours
•Guided Behind-the-Scenes tours
•Tours at 1:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m.
•Both time slots are full. Reservations are required (limit 4 people per reservation). Please call (248) 364-6211 or email flbrody@oakland.edu to be added to the wait list.

October 26, 2018

“Stranger Things” of Meadow Brook Hall
•Self-guided house tour 1 – 3 p.m.
•Halloween hunt, discover the “stranger” things of MBH
•Live organist playing Halloween-inspired music

November 16, 2018

Holiday Walk: Behind-the-Scenes
•Presentation 1-1:30 p.m., learn what it takes to decorate an 88,000 square-foot home for the holidays!
•1:30 -3 p.m. self-guided house tour while the decorators are preparing for Holiday Walk
•Reservations are required, (limit 4 people per reservation). Please call (248) 364-6211 or email flbrody@oakland.edu to make reservations.