The Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum is located along the banks of the Grand River in downtown Grand Rapids. During ArtPrize the Museum's lobby has extended hours. There is no charge to view ArtPrize.
- Free public bathrooms: Yes
- Free public parking: Yes
- Handicap accessible: Yes
Artist & Connection Information
The Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum is located in President Ford's hometown and former congressional district. The Museum provides extensive exhibits on President Ford's life and career and outstanding feature exhibits.The Ford Museum is part of the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA).In past years Artists have used both the lobby (interior) and the grounds surrounding the Museum to display their work. NEW THIS YEAR - the Museum is opening up the temporary exhibit gallery to showcase indoor work. The image shows the room with an exhibition in place. That will NOT be on display, but gives you an example of the size of the room.