The Winter homes of famous friends Thomas Edison and Henry Ford. See inventions, homes, Lab and gardens!
The Estates are like a walk through history. Its a beautiful property with lots of plants and landscaping. At Christmas time they decorate it with lights and trees and its lovely.
Visitors to the Edison & Ford Winter Estates in Fort Myers will enjoy 20 acres of historical buildings, historic gardens,
Learn about the surprising entrepreneurial history of Fort Myers at these side-by-side estates, where inventors Thomas A. Edison and Henry Ford spent their winters inventing, gallivanting, and socializing. Today, the historic buildings have been preserved and include Edison’s Botanic Research…
The Edison and Ford Winter Estates contain a historical museum and 21 acre botanical garden on the adjacent sites of the winter homes of Thomas Edison and Henry Ford beside the Caloosahatchee River on McGregor Blvd. in Fort Myers.