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    Thomas Edison

    National Historical Park New Jersey

National Park Week

PICTURE YOURSELF IN A NATIONAL PARK this April 21-29 as America celebrates National Park Week - a chance to hike, learn, share, and give back to the nation's 397 national parks. Entrance fees to all national parks are free for the week.

Come and picture yourself at Thomas Edison National Historical Park. Check out the video below and see how the park rangers pictured themselves in the park.

 

Watch this Edison video via YouTube:

Transcript:

Picture yourself 100 years in the past, where Thomas Edison invented motion pictures and recorded sound. This National Park Week picture yourself at Thomas Edison National Historical Park.

 

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Check out other park's National Park Week videos on YouTube.

Did You Know?

Building 11 reconstructed in the laboratory courtyard.

Thomas Edison National Historical Park has one of the most traveled buildings in the Park Service. Building #11 was shipped to the Henry Ford museum in Dearborn, MI in 1940 at the request of Henry Ford. No longer needed, it was shipped back to the park in 2003. - In all, it traveled 1200 miles.