FREE Admission to Veterans and their Families on Memorial Day



Chris Pendleton, President & CEO
Janet Wilson, PR & Marketing Director

FREE Admission to Veterans and their Families on Memorial Day

Every Memorial Day the Edison & Ford Winter Estates honors veterans and their families with FREE admission from 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., which includes a self-guided audio tour. Active military are admitted FREE to Edison Ford all year round. 

On Monday, May 25, 2015 veterans and their families will enjoy an audio tour of the winter homes and gardens of Thomas Edison and Henry Ford, the botanical laboratory, antique car collections and hundreds of inventions in the Edison Ford Museum. 
Veterans must present a VA identification card or their DD214 papers to receive free admission. 


Edison Ford is open daily from 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. 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. In 2014 the Edison Botanical Laboratory was named a National Historic Chemical Landmark.  For additional information call 239-334-7419 or visit the web site at