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Edison Park

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Address: Fort Myers, FL
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12:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Sun 10:00 am - 8:30 pm
Mon - Thu 12:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Fri 12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm

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AMAZING what an informative & educational opportunity for all ages!

It is great how authentically everything has been preserved. Hands on exhibits great for kids and the outside plant life and trees are as interesting as the science and technology... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Terry and Maril... R
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Summerfield, Florida
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Summerfield, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is great how authentically everything has been preserved. Hands on exhibits great for kids and the outside plant life and trees are as interesting as the science and technology inside.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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12 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016

This is a very nice place to come on an afternoon and relax with your hubby. The park is very well cared for. We recommend.

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Fort Myers, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

This neighborhood surrounds the Edison/Ford Estate and can be walked-amazing homes and the Edison Church-beautiful landscaping brought to Ft Myers by Edison for his work in his lab. Spend the morning at the Edison/Ford Museum, walk through the surrounding neighborhood and head to Pinchers for a late lunch or early dinner.

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Hoffman Estates, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

This is part of the Edison/Ford Summer Homes. See the detail above. The building structures and the history of the place itself.

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Fort Myers, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

The grounds surrounding the Edison-Ford Winter Home Museum is worthy of your time. Just lovely to see all the exotic trees brought here by Thomas Edison, not to mention the Caloosahatchee River flowing alongside the estate. Very peace filled with many different species of flowers and bushes.

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Kirov, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

I was surprised about most of information of two outstanding persons used to live there. I mean Edison and Ford. I don't know they were friends and Ford even worked for Edison. Park is awesome, and we were lucky about a weather.

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Neillsville
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

We have been there several times, by ourselves and taking guests and all are blown away by the beauty and history. We didn't get there this year but driving by, the Christmas decorations were awesome, a must see.

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Thank Jeanne S
Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Lots of shady trees, benches and a spectacular view of the great waters. Nice that it is by the Edison and Ford Winter Estates

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New Oxford, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016

the grounds, the cottages and the history make this a special experience. Not inexpensive though for tickets. But worth the price.

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Stowe, Vermont, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

the place as filled with very unique plans from all over the world. That was what I enjoyed most. two options for tours audio self tour or group tour. tours where somewhat expensive twenty plus dollars, but there was a lot to see via the museum and the building. it was a nice day so we were only there for... More 

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