Greenmead Historical Park is at 20501 Newburgh Rd. at jct. Eight Mile Rd. The 95-acre site was the 1820s homestead of Michigan pioneer Joshua Simmons. It includes the original farm complex, the Livonia Historical Village and a nature trail. The farm complex features an 1841 Greek Revival farmhouse with nine of the original 11 outbuildings still intact. In addition to the farm complex, six buildings are available to tour: two mid-1800s Greek Revival homes and four buildings representing the Newburg Intersection of the 1920s. Special events are held throughout the year.
Guided tours are available. Picnicking is permitted. Time: Allow 2 hours minimum.