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Edison & Ford Winter Estates

2350 McGregor Blvd, Fort Myers, FL 33901-3315
+1 239-334-7419
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Worth Seeing Over and Over Again!

The Edison & Ford Winter Estates is one of those places that you can visit multiple times and still... read more

Reviewed today
Q1051IHstephanieb
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Fort Myers, Florida
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Must see

Expect to spend several hours here. The laboratory and museum tour is an education. I also love the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Jeanne M
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New Lenox, Illinois
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:30
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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2350 McGregor Blvd, Fort Myers, FL 33901-3315
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+1 239-334-7419
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Reviewed today via mobile

The Edison & Ford Winter Estates is one of those places that you can visit multiple times and still learn something new on every visit. I have! I live in Fort Myers and always recommend visiting the Estate to my guests whenever time permits. The...More

Thank Q1051IHstephanieb
Reviewed yesterday

Expect to spend several hours here. The laboratory and museum tour is an education. I also love the tour of the estates and gardens across the street. The paid tour is worth the extra fee to get the guide's verbal explanations of the historic estates....More

Thank Jeanne M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

As a resident of Fort Myers I sometimes forget how many interesting things were invented or finalized at the Edison Lab then his home and grounds well it's beautiful specially during the holidays highly recommended

Thank alina42
Reviewed yesterday

From the moment you get on the lovely grounds of the estate you will be mesmerized by the sheer beauty and the historical importance of this wonderful place. There is so much to see at Edison's and Ford's estates, which are next to each other....More

Thank 290Norm
Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I went here as part of a "day trip" into town to see what there was in Ft. Myers and we were not disappointed. We chose the narrated tour so we could take our time looking at various things and not feel...More

Thank Ed O
Reviewed yesterday

My husband and I visited the Edison Ford winter homes and thoroughly enjoyed our visit. If you go, we recommend taking the $30 per adult for the guided tour. Our tour guide Ryan was excellent. Ryan was extremely knowledgeable, funny and answered everyone's questions. The...More

Thank lizeveritt
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very helpful and attentive curators . Well kept and interesting exhibits. Fantastic knowledgeable staff in the nursery. Great selection of plants too.

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 3 days ago

Every time we have guests we make sure we fit the Estates into the itinery. We experience something new every time and it the visits have not disappointed anyone. Everything is well kept and the tours are very thorough.

Thank elbeg
Reviewed 3 days ago

Wow what a cool place to explore and take a look into the lives of two amazing families who helped build America and change the world! We truly enjoyed this visit - highly recommend it. The history of the area is fascinating and so beautiful...More

Thank Rhonda D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The guided tour is very fun and interesting. There is a restaurant 'pinchers' where you can have reductions after going to the Ford and Edison tour. There is also a shop a museum and a park.

Thank Xavier d
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michael c
Do you see everything for $30.00 when you go visit on a day (houses and lab) ???
23 May 2017|
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michael c
You have to pay $30 for your tour and you can't see the lab and the houses. You have to go another day to see both and spend another $30 tour??
23 May 2017|
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Response from WeekendAdventures | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure to what you are referring. We paid $30 each and saw the exteriors and interiors of the homes The tour did not take us into the homes, we looked in through opened doors. We did go into the lab via the laid out... More
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nbales
What are the hours?
16 April 2017|
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Response from Lisa W | Property representative |
We are open seven days a week, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. The last guided tour is at 4 p.m.
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