Edison & Ford Winter Estates

Fort Myers 2350 McGregor Blvd. , Fort Myers, FL 33901

Contact:
(239) 334-7419

PAYMENTS ACCEPTED: American Express, Cash, Discover, MasterCard, Personal Checks, Travelers Checks, Visa

Edison and Ford Winter Estates will be opening the riverside botanical gardens on Friday, May 29. Come see what’s blooming and walk through more than 20 acres of gardens in a park-like setting with large shade trees and a scenic river view. You will also be able to stroll outside under the porches of the historic homes and view into the interior lifestyle of Edison and Ford.
 
The new app allows you to take the self-guided tour with narration and meander at your own pace. To ensure social distancing, guided tours are not being offered at this time. The riverside will be open Friday through Monday each week, through June.
 
Discounted admission tickets are available for visitors and member’s guest:
Adults: $15
Teens (13-19): $10
Children (6-12): $5
Children 5 years old and younger will be admitted free
 
The museum and laboratory will remain closed at this time. No coupons or other discount will be accepted. Members get in free. Purchase tickets in advanced online at Edisonford.org
 
The outdoor Garden Shoppe and Museum Store are also open. The number of visitors entering the indoor retail areas will be monitored to ensure enough space for social distancing. Garden staff will be on site to answer gardening questions. Members receive a 10 percent discount on all garden and gift items (excludes tickets).
 
Following guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control, staff will be wearing protective masks, and surfaces will be cleaned and sanitized.
 
We hope to see you soon!

Overview

General Information: Open Year-Round

Location: Downtown

Suitable for Ages: Adults (18+), Kids (5-8), Seniors (55+), Teens (13-18), Tweens (9-12)

Time To Experience Activity: 2 - 3 Hours, Half Day

Availability: Daily

Hours: 9 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. daily

Dates Closed: Thanksgiving and Christmas

Closest Airport: RSW

Driving Time to Nearby Lodging: 3 minutes

Disabled Traveler Information: ADA Compliant, Handicapped Parking, Ramps, Wheelchair-Friendly

Guest Information: Family Friendly

Pet Types Allowed: none

Activities: Children's Programs

Facility Amenities: Bus Parking, Concessions, Food/Beverage Service, Gift Shop, Indoor Activity, Meeting Facilities, Parking, Picnic Area, Restrooms

Shopping Type: Gifts, Jewelry, Souvenir Shop

Category: Botanical Garden, Museum, Museum Historical, Museum Science

Tour Information: Customized Tours, Guided Tours, Multilingual Self-Guided Tours, Self-Guided Tours

Dining

Cuisine Served: Deli

Dining Type: Casual Dining

Meals Served: Lunch

Restaurant Features: Outdoor Dining

Restaurant Type: Cafe

Meetings & Events

Meeting Facilities: Internet Connectivity, Outdoor Event Venues, Tables & Chairs

Category: Meeting/Tour Groups Welcome

Total Capacity of Meeting Space: Contact for more details

Total Number of Meeting Rooms: 3

Events

Deals

Discounts: Military Discount

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