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    Thomas Edison

    National Historical Park New Jersey

Multimedia Presentations

Drawing of The "Interior of The Kinetographic Theatre" by E.J. Meeker

Be sure to check out the various multimedia parts of our website!

To listen to historic Sound Recordings from the Thomas Edison NHP collection, visit this page.

Check out our photo gallery here!

We have online games, WebRanger activities, and the Edison Mental Fitness test given to potential employees, available here!

Did You Know?

A set of storage batteries used as display models for the Edison Company.

Did you know that Thomas Edison worked on electric car batteries in the early 1900s? He thought it would be the car of the future. His wife's favorite car to drive was a Detroit Electric. Today, Thomas Edison National Historical Park has three electric cars dating from 1908 to 1914.