• Heavy Machine Shop

    Thomas Edison

    National Historical Park New Jersey

Event Details

  • Multiple Days: 03/24/2013, 03/31/2013

    Location: Laboratory Complex Time: 2:30 PM to 3:00 PM Fee Information: Normal entry

Join a ranger on a guided tour through the laboratory complex and learn how Edison invented the movie industry right here in New Jersey. You will learn about how Edison came up with the idea to "do for the eye what the phonograph does for the ear" and how movies developed early in their history.