Greenmead Historical Park

Greenmead Historical Park is a nearly 200-year-old, 95-acre historical park purchased by the City of Livonia in 1976 and operated by the City of Livonia’s Parks and Recreation Department. The park includes the historical Greenmead Farm and its outbuildings, a 13-building historical village, Greenmead Community Garden, Virginia B. Matley Nature Trail, and soccer fields. Special events are hosted on the grounds of the historical village, including weddings.

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Greenmead 365 is a public master planning effort to develop a 20-year plan that will lay out the future of Greenmead Historical Park. This unique and important treasure trove of history needs to be able to better serve the residents of Livonia and Metropolitan Detroit. To do so, we need you to tell us what you’d want at Greenmead. Greenmead 365 is a public engagement effort to do just that.

What would you like to see at Greenmead 365 days a year? What would make you and your family want to come to Greenmead Historical Park daily, weekly, monthly, annually? To be able to make Greenmead more interesting and engaging for you, we need to know what you want from it. Visit to get involved and let us know what you'd like Greenmead's future to look like.

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Special events


Join us for a spooky walk through the village at Greenmead Historical Park for the Shadows from the Past Halloween Walk from 5-7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Oct. 22-23. Participants will walk through the village, stopping at stations to receive goodies and treats for the kids. Costumes are encouraged! 

Tickets are $7 per person and must be pre-purchased before the event. Sessions run every 15 minutes from 5-7:30 p.m. Tickets are available online at For more information, call the Greenmead office at (248) 477-7375.

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Have you ever been served Scottish-themed tea, delicacies and desserts by Men in Kilts, all while taking in some bagpipe music and dance entertainment? There’s no better time than Nov. 6. We’ll be hosting our Highland Tea from 3-5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 6, at Greenmead Historical Park’s Alexander Blue House. Advance registration is required.