Visitors will enjoy 20 acres of historical buildings and tropical gardens that comprise both Estates as well as Edison's Botanic Lab and the Estates Museum. The newly restored Edison buildings include the Main House, Guest House, and Edison's Caretaker's House. The 1929 historic landscape is evident throughout the property, including Mina Edison's award-winning Moonlight Garden. The Estates Museum has an impressive collection of inventions and artifacts, special exhibitions and archives.
Throughout the year, this National Register Historic Site, Florida Historic Landmark and National Trust for Historic Preservation Partner Place offers visitors of all ages a chance to step back into "Tropical Old Florida" and discover two of the greatest American inventors through its unique historical, scientific, botanical and cultural experiences.
Edison & Ford Winter Estates, Fort Myers
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Edison & Ford Winter Estates
Meeting AreaGeneral Event Space Max Capacity: 250 people
Photos published with permission of Edison & Ford Winter Estates
Supported Layouts and Capacities
Capacity: 250 People
- Air Conditioned
- High Speed Internet
- Atmosphere/Decor: The Museum is available for cocktail parties and corporate events as well as meetings. Space is also available in the Caretaker's Cottage for small meetings and events.
Wedding AreaGeneral Event Space Max Capacity: 250 people
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