Visitors to the Edison & Ford Winter Estates in Fort Myers will enjoy 20 acres of historical buildings, historic gardens, the Edison Botanical Research Lab and the Edison Ford Museum. The newly restored buildings include the Edison Main House, Guest House, Caretaker's House and the Ford House.
Holiday Nights
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Southwest Florida's Holiday Tradition

The winter homes, gardens and historic buildings of Edison and Ford families are decorated with thousands of lights and traditional holiday decorations.

Open November 23, 2018- December 30, 2018 from 5:30-9:00pm
  • Children's Holiday Tree Trail with handmade ornaments created by students from Lee County Schools
  • Nightly Guided Holiday Tradition Tour at 6:00 and 7:00 pm (additional cost)
  • Inside the Homes Holiday Tour every Wednesday at 6:30 pm (additional cost, call 239-334-7419 to reserve)
  • Santa Visits (check website for dates and times)
  • Artist Doug MacGregor, cartooning with kids of all ages 6-8 pm on Nov. 29, Dec. 6, Dec. 13 and Dec. 20
  • Edison Ford Museum and Laboratory open nightly
  • Visit Spark!Lab our newest Smithsonian hands-on exhibit
  • Ford Holiday Cottage Shoppe, Museum Store and Garden Shoppe open nightly
  • Nightly Liquid Fireworks by Waltzing Waters holiday display
  • Holiday Tea with Mina Edison & Clara Ford at 6:00 pm Dec. 12 (separate ticket required)
*Closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day (Dec 24th & 25th)

Holiday Nights admission - Adult
Price: $20.00
(ages 20 and over)

Holiday Nights admission - Teen
Price: $10.00
(ages 13 - 19)

Holiday Nights admission - Child
Price: $2.00
(ages 6 - 12)