Pokémon at Edison Ford
Lisa Wilson, Marketing & PR Director
Victreebel Pokémon caught at Ford Statue Gym and 12 Pokémon caught at Edison Ford, Matt Dougherty, Edison Ford education intern
FORT MYERS, Fla. (July 20, 2016) – With 12 PokéStops and a gym, Edison & Ford Winter Estates is a hot bed for Pokémon players. So far, more than 60 different Pokémon have been captured and the number is growing every day.
Edison Ford is offering a unique ticket that allows Pokémon Go players to explore the historic riverside where the gym is located and the Pokémon are most active. On Monday, July 25 through Sunday, July 31, Pokémon players are invited to take advantage of this special offer.
Pokémon players should purchase tickets at The Marina at Edison Ford (2360 W. First St, Fort Myers, FL 33901 -- in the lobby of Pinchers restaurant). Children under 12 can eat free at Pinchers at The Marina at Edison Ford.
Note: This ticket will admit visitors to the river side of the estates only. It does not include a guided tour, an audio wand, or the museum and laboratory. Pokémon ticket holders will be able to upgrade their ticket across the street at the main entrance to see more of the site.
For additional information, call 239-334-7419 or visitwww.edisonfordwinterestates.org.
###Edison & Ford Winter Estates
Edison Ford is open daily from 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Edison Ford has been awarded the National Stewardship Award from the National Trust for Historic Preservation. It is an official project of “Save America’s Treasures," a Florida Historic Landmark and a National Register Historic Site. Recently, the Edison Botanical Laboratory was designated as a National Historic Chemical Landmark. For additional information call 239-334-7419 or visit the website at www.EdisonFordWinterEstates.org.