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Edison and Ford Winter Estates

Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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Visitors to the Edison and Ford Winter Estates in Fort Myers will enjoy seeing the winter residences of famous inventors Thomas Edison and Henry Ford. There are historical buildings, award-winning gardens, the Edison Botanic Research Lab and the...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Suggested Duration:2-3 hours
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2350 McGregor Blvd, Fort Myers, FL 33901-3315
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This attraction taught me alot more about the relationship between 2 ambitious famous men. Fascinating inventions, ambitions, and lives.
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An estate definitely worth visiting. so much history here and you will learn some things about Edison that are not in any history books.
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We enjoyed learning all about Edison and Ford during our audio tour of the estates. The volunteers stationed around were also very helpful and informed about the place.
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6 stars from me. Ford and Edisons winter homes on the river and a very very informative museum and botanical garden. Did you know Edison predicted electric cars would eventually be the norm? These two iconic men changed history and it is all recorded in the museum. The PBS flies
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Beautiful place. We took the homes tour for $50. We thought it was worth the price, but it is hard to know what the $30 guided tour is like. Those people get to look into the bottom floor of the homes but not see all of the details. However, I assume they got all of the same
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