Much more to family-friendly Dearborn than Ford's headquarters

- Dearborn, Mich. - Zip Code 48126. Only 20 minutes from downtown Detroit, this town offers a lot of food, fun and plenty of activities for the entire family.

Dearborn is the eighth largest city in the state of Michigan, and is the world headquarters of Ford Motor Company.

People from all over the area come to Dearborn to enjoy the Henry Ford Museum, which holds events throughout the year like the annual Maker Faire Detroit. The city also offers a lot of activities for families to enjoy.

In addtition to the library programs, the city just unveiled a new splash pad at Whitmore Bolles Park and, the best part? Admission is free.

The city also has a new bike share program that launched in June. There are 10 bike stations in and around east and west downtowns.

If you love fresh produce, Dearborn also offers a farmer's market every week.

With all the new city amenties and a diverse community, the city of Dearborn is a great place to live and visit in metro Detroit.

FOX 2's The Nine will be on the road on Friday, July 28, 2017 to visit and show more of what Dearborn has to offer. Watch on TV or online at

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