Celebrate Father's Day with Free Admission for Dads at the Edison Ford

06/13/2012

Media Release - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Chris Pendleton, President & CEO
Lisa Sbuttoni, PR/Marketing Director
293-334-7419

Photo: Thomas Edison was father to six children, Charles (pictured with Edison), was one of four sons; Dads receive free admission at the Edison & Ford Winter Estates on Father’s Day and retail shops have great gifts for Dad.

Celebrate Father’s Day at the Edison Ford

Fort Myers, FL (June 13, 2012) The Edison & Ford Winter Estates is offering FREE admission to Fathers on Father’s Day Day, June 17, 2012 from 9 a.m. – 5 :30 p.m. Free admission includes an audio tour of the historic homes, gardens, Edison Ford Museum and Edison’s Botanic Research Laboratory.

The Edison Ford retail shops will offer a 10% discount for Fathers. Books such as Randy Wayne White’s Ultimate Tarpon Book and other literature Dad’s will enjoy, Model T cars, neckties, hats and original artwork from Florida artist make perfect gifts.

For the Father who has everything, a gift of an Edison Ford Membership lasts all year long and includes unlimited visits to the Edison Ford as well as free and/or discounted admission to more than 600 reciprocal museums and gardens throughout the nation.

The Edison Ford is open daily from 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. The Edison Ford is the winner of the 2009 National Stewardship Award from the National Trust for Historic Preservation and is an official project of “Save America’s Treasures” at the National Trust for Historic Preservation, a Florida Historic Landmark and a National Register Historic Site. For additional information call 239-334-7419 or visit the web site at www.edisonfordwinterestates.org.