• Heavy Machine Shop

    Thomas Edison

    National Historical Park New Jersey

Operating Hours & Seasons

Fall Hours
September - June

Laboratory
Wednesday through Sunday, 10:00am - 4:00pm

Glenmont
Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, 11:30am - 4:00pm

Tickets for a house tour are limited and distributed on a first-come first-served basis from the Laboratory Visitor Center starting at 10:00am. A ticketed tour is the only way to enter the house.

 

Summer Hours
July 4th - Aug 31st

Laboratory
Wednesday through Sunday, 9:30am - 5:00pm

Glenmont
Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, 11:00am - 5:00pm

Tickets for a house tour are limited and distributed on a first-come first-served basis from the Laboratory Visitor Center starting at 9:30am. A ticketed tour is the only way to enter the house.

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.