Historian-led Tours

Edison Ford Group Tours provide discounted admission for a guided, self-guided or audio tour of the historic homes, gardens and laboratory of the Edison and Ford families as well as the Edison Ford Museum. The museum contains an impressive collection of inventions, artifacts and special exhibits.  Group discount requires advance reservations and one group representative should make payment for the entire group.

Guided Tours, led by enthusiastic site historians and docents, include the Edison main, guest and caretaker’s houses, the Ford Estate and the Edison Botanic Research Lab.  Group participants will enjoy stories about the great inventors, Thomas Edison & Henry Ford and their families.  Visitors will see the 1929 historic landscape, evident throughout the entire property including the award-winning Moonlight Garden.  The Edison Ford offers visitors of all ages the opportunity to step back into “old Florida” and learn more about the world through unique historical, scientific and cultural experiences.   Approximate Time - 1 1/2 Hours to tour the estates, and allow additional time to browse the museum and lab. 

Self-Guided Tours offer visitors a leisurely opportunity to stroll the grounds at their own pace.  The maps provided highlight areas throughout the 20 acre site with historical information. Audio tours provide visitors the opportunity to stroll the historic winter homes of Thomas Edison, Henry Ford and their families, while enjoying the period music and engaging stories. Audio tours and maps are available in EnglishFrench,  Spanish and German. Maps are also available in  Chinese

Audio Tour Device
Audio Tour Remote

Open Daily 9AM - 530PM

  • Minimum of 20
  • All Tours subject to availability, advance reservations required
  • Smaller groups wishing to have a private guided tour please inquire here

Book your Edison Ford Group Tour today!  For Group Tour information call the Edison & Ford Winter Estates at  239-334-7419 or submit the Groups Inquiry Form for more information. Pricing and availability are subject to change until written confirmation is issued.