NOTICE: Many events listed here have been canceled or postponed due to the Covid-19 emergency. It is best to call ahead or check with organizer's websites to verify the status of any local event.

Change Location × Fort Myers, FL

    Recent Locations

      Edison Ford Museum and Botanica Research Lab Opening in Fort Myers


      • Edison Ford Museum and Botanica Research Lab Opening Photo #1
      1 of 1
      July 1, 2020

      Wednesday   9:00 AM - 4:30 PM

      3583 McGregor Boulevard
      Fort Myers, Florida 33901

      Map
      Performers:
      • No Performers Listed
      EVENT DETAILS
      Edison Ford Museum and Botanica Research Lab Opening

      Edison and Ford Winter Estates is opening the 15,000-square-foot air-conditioned Museum and historic Botanic Research Laboratory. The Botanical Gardens and Riverside of the property remain open. The site is open seven days a week from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

      Guided tours will once again be available and limited to groups of 10 people to ensure everyone can adequately practice social distancing. Guests going on this tour are required to wear a mask. Self-guided tours are also available, and allow visitors to use an app on their personal phones along with a printed map of the site. Guests will learn about Thomas Edison and Henry Ford, while strolling more than 20 acres in a park-like setting.


      Specialty tours, including Inside-the-Homes, Automotive and Garden tours are also available. To ensure that people will have room to stand six feet apart, a maximum of 10 tickets will be sold for each tour. Garden tours are available by appointment only. Visitors going on these tours are required to wear a mask and tickets must be reserved in advance.


      With the opening of the Museum and Laboratory, regular-priced admission tickets are in effect. Admission tickets for self-guided tours are as follows: adults, $25; teens (13-19), $20; children (6-12), $15; children 5 years old and younger will be admitted free. Guided tours: adults, $30; teens, $25; children, $18. Members get in free. Visitors are encouraged to purchase tickets online at EdisonFord.org.

      Cost: Payment required - Admission tickets for self-guided tours are as follows: adults, $25; teens (13-19), $20; children (6-12), $15; children 5 years old and younger will be admitted free. Guided tours: adults, $30; teens, $25; children, $18. Members get in free

      Categories: Museums & Attractions | Outdoors & Recreation

      Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets.

      Hotels and Airbnbs near Edison Ford Museum and Botanica Research Lab Opening. Book your stay now!