Lab & Museum Tour

The Edison & Ford Winter Estates welcomes groups to the 15,000 square foot air conditioned Museum which has an impressive collection of inventions and artifacts, special exhibitions, archives, and video documentaries on the lives of the famous inventors, Thomas Edison and Henry Ford.  Throughout the year, the Edison Ford offers visitors of all ages a chance to step back into “old Florida” and learn more about the world of invention with demonstrations and tours of the property which includes a 1920’s botanic research laboratory.  Approximate Time: 1 1/2 hours.

Edison & Ford Young Inventors Tour

Students have fun with an experienced education docent while participating in four hands-on activities based on the inventions of Thomas Edison & Henry Ford.  Be a part of an assembly line, play a phonograph and make your own rubber.  This tour is a fun in-depth study of inventions and artifacts inside the museum and laboratory.  Approximate Time: 1 1/2 hours.

Minimum of 20 required.

  • Advanced reservations required, subject to availability.

Book your Lab and Museum Group Tour today!  For group tour information call the Edison & Ford Winter Estates at  239-334-7419 or submit the Groups Inquiry Form.  INQUIRY ONLY - MUST SPEAK WITH EDISON FORD REPRESENTATIVE TO MAKE RESERVATION.