Places Around Florida Home PageMore Florida Pictures

Edison Museum and Winter Estates Pictures

The winter home of Thomas A. Edison, beautifully poised along the Caloosahatchee River, is one of the greatest historic treasures within Lee County. Edison's tropical botanical garden, one of the most complete in America, contains more than a thousand varieties of plants imported from all over the world, including African sausage trees and a Banyan tree, which was a gift from Harvey Firestone in 1925. The close friendship between Henry Ford and Thomas Edison brought Mr. and Mrs. Ford to Fort Myers in 1915 as guests in the Edison's home.

More about Edison Museum »

Gallery Navigation Next Page
Click To View Click To View Click To View Click To View
Click To View Click To View Click To View Click To View
Click To View Click To View Click To View Click To View
Click To View Click To View Click To View Click To View
Gallery Navigation Next Page

  • Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo Includes Florida Wildlife and Conservation Programs
  • Pensacola Lighthouse - Protecting Mariners Since the Early 1800s
  • Ybor City in Tampa's Latin Quarter features Cuban Culture by Day and a Party Atmosphere at Night
  • Lummus Beach; European Style on South Beach
    The attitude on Lummus Beach is very different. You may see a photo shoot or a movie being filmed or a sea of beautiful tanned bodies.
    Facebook Twitter
  • Home
  • Travel Blog
  • Beaches
  • About
  • Writers & Contributors
  • Contact
  • Site Map/Search
  • Advertise