In this time of uncertainty, we are thinking of our members, volunteers, sponsors, staff, visitors and vendor partners. From ..
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Your well-being is our top priority. We ..
We are excited to offer a slate of spring and summer camp offerings that bring back returning favorites-- like film making and rob..
Every year, a series of antique car shows brings hundreds of incredible vintage vehicles and thousands of automobile enthusiasts t..
We're kicking off the new year with a variety of new types of adult education programming! From history to horticulture, art to we..
This year, nearly 60 local schools participated in the annual Children's Tree Trail, a community art exhibit that runs during Holi..
Launching Holiday Nights each year is a process that involves dozens of staff and hundreds of community volunteers! These groups w..
The first car show of the season is quickly approaching, and staff are preparing for a busy season for antique vehicle lovers!
Curatorial staff are hard at work installing the new exhibit, Edison, Tesla, Westinghouse, and the Race to Electrify America, in ..
Have you ever spotted a sawfish in the Edison cove? Staff report each sighting to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission (FWC), ..
From now until October 1, 2019, a special garden display created by Edison Ford staff will be on view at the United States Bot..
April 11 marks the birthday of Clara Ford, nicknamed "The Believer." As the wife of Henry Ford and mother of Edsel Ford, she certa..
Orange and black are the traditional colors associated with Halloween. While black flowers are hard to come by, the gardens at Ed..
Join us for two days of free classes on orchid care and shop several vendor booths selling orchids and supplies. And come hungry, ..
For a little more than a year, we've been selling live edge slabs of wood from trees from the Edison and Ford Winter Estates. Now,..
Did you know that there is a bromeliad for nearly every spot in your Southwest Florida yard? They will grow in sun, shade, and eve..
The winter estate of the Ford family, known as "The Mangoes," featured a grove of mangoes, as well as an allée of the stately tre..
From the Abraham Darby rose to the Zululand Cycad, our plant database is a myriad of plant names and numbers. Twice a year our Pla..
With a forecast calling for thunderstorms, 37 intrepid butterfly counters headed out on June 10, 2019 to four locations in Lee Cou..
June is one of the best months for enjoying flowering trees in Southwest Florida. The royal poincianas and jacarandas are in bloom..
If you've driven through a Fort Myers neighborhood recently, you've probably spotted trees with bright yellow flowers. This time o..
Have you noticed the bright orange-red flowers adorning many trees in Southwest Florida lately? That's probably the royal poincian..
June is the month when many of the flowering trees start to show their colors- they thrive with longer daylight hours, afternoon d..
Austin and Lauren recently married at Edison and Ford Winter Estates. They shared a little about their romance with us.
Postponing your wedding isn't ideal, but it's sometimes necessary.
Selecting a wedding date is one of the very first steps in t..
About the Couple & the Location
Ryan and Shelah live in northern New York, and have decided to have their 2020 wedding here in So..
If you’ve ever been to a wedding reception, you’ve probably noticed the table centerpieces. These decorative arrangements help..
Where did you and your fiancé meet?
We actually went to the same high school together but didn’t know each other. We spent the..
Getting engaged is one of the happiest days in a couple’s relationship – besides their wedding day. Here are some helpful tips..
When planning a wedding, there are many details that go into it. One of the most important details to think of is how to end the n..
It’s the week leading up to your wedding and you just want the day to be perfect. All of the planning is finally going to pay of..
The summer of 2019 is here and many of you may be just months away from matrimony. Couples are usually amazed by how quickly time ..
Congratulations to Olivia Sutton and Osman Ulug, who were married at the Edison and Ford Winter Estates on April 13, 2019!
Where did you and your fiancé meet?
Scott and I met in Boston. We were sitting across from each other at a local restaurant in t..
A non-weekend wedding? Is that really a thing? Have you ever considered getting married on any other day, except the weekend?
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