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Gerald R. Ford Birthsite and Gardens

3202 Woolworth Ave, Omaha, NE 68105
+1 402-444-5955
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A Nice Summertime Destination

I live in the Field Club Area (a few blocks from the site). Go there in the summer. They have... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Bink51
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Omaha, NE
A few minutes of historical interest

To be clear, President Ford didn't call Omaha home. (Michigan gets the honors.) An interesting... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2017
Christian F
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3202 Woolworth Ave, Omaha, NE 68105
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I live in the Field Club Area (a few blocks from the site). Go there in the summer. They have beautiful rose gardens and displays. Many weddings are performed here. The Ford Conservatory is next door. The largest facility of it's kind between Chicago and...More

1  Thank Bink51
Reviewed 20 March 2017

To be clear, President Ford didn't call Omaha home. (Michigan gets the honors.) An interesting site for Presidential history buffs. There are superior gardens in town.

Thank Christian F
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Not a great deal to see, so unless you have been everywhere else in Omaha, so don't be sad if you don't visit. The original house burnt down so there is a small kiosk with a few pieces of memorabilia and some concrete blocks with...More

Thank daveashuk
Reviewed 14 February 2017

A beautiful garden now sits on this site where the house once stood. There is a model of the original house along with a fountain with columns. A wonderful place for wedding pictures or engagement photos. Just think that when visiting...you are standing on the...More

1  Thank C2317TYbarbaram
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Interesting gardens and plaque but not much more to this historical site. I took my kids and explained that he was our president.

1  Thank CaribbeanFan79
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The rose garden is very beautiful. The fountain and columns are very majestic . My bridal portraits were taken on the grounds.

1  Thank waynehs2016
Reviewed 17 November 2016

This is just a garden on the site where the house used to stand. We visited because of personal connections.

Thank RickMIusa
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We expected a house but this is apparently long gone. Nice little garden, worth a visit when the flowers are in bloom but I wouldn't go out of my way to visit.

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 18 October 2016

There was very little to see. Only a small kiosk with some timeline narrative about the life of President Ford. No access to the building on the grounds and NO FACILITIES!

Thank pccmikemd2
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful gardens (looks like some cleanup could be used - some down tree limbs, etc) and some neat information about the Fords. It was cold and rainy today while we were there, so though we didn't linger, we were able to take it all in,...More

1  Thank AdrienneM61
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