Herbert Henry Dow High School by Alden B. Dow
Just eight years after the opening of Midland High School, Alden B. Dow began the design of his second high school for his growing hometown.
Public Tours: Monday – Saturday at 2 PM with additional 11 AM Tours on Friday and Saturday. Closed Sundays
Reservations must be made at least 24 hours before the desired tour date. Please take the time to read our Covid-19 safety requirements outlined on our public tour page. A 24-hour cancellation notice is required for a full refund or rebooking.
Designated a National Historic Landmark in 1989, the Alden B Dow Home and Studio continues to engage the imagination and elicits emotional responses in all who experience this powerful statement of Mid-Twentieth Century Modern architecture. Planted into an encompassing pond, the Home and Studio is alive with reflective light, soaring roof lines, diverging angles, brilliant color and the perfect balance of enticement and tranquility. It truly is an “oasis of architecture and inspiration.” Schedule your visit for architectural tours, educational programs, Michigan history and much more.