Innovate Like Edison  

"If we did all the things we are capable of, we would literally astound ourselves"
-Thomas A. Edison




**Important Information**

All school group reservations for the 2019/2020 school year are now
fully booked.

We appreciate your interest in our education programs and look forward to learning with you.



While it is too late to book a school group tour for this year, we will be happy to answer any questions you have by calling us at 973-736-0550 ext. 33.

Please leave your name and phone number, and an email. A Park Ranger will return your message as soon as possible. Please know that the park is closed Mondays and Tuesdays.

If you can not come to the park, we can bring the park to you through SKYPE in the Classroom. Check back soon for upcoming scheduling opportunities. We look forward to seeing you. 

 For more information, please e-mail our Group Tour Coordinator.

Parks as Classrooms

Come take a ranger lead tour of the laboratory complex

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Ranger giving a tour

Listen to Early Sound Recordings

The phonograph is one of Thomas Edison's most famous inventions, but what did these recordings sound like? Just click, listen and enjoy!

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Fireside phonograph with Cygnet horn

Are You the Next Thomas Edison?

Will your experiments end in success or disaster? Would you pass Edison's employment test? Find out in our online games.

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Play online games

Last updated: March 8, 2020

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

211 Main Street
West Orange, NJ 07052


973-736-0550 x11
Phone are regularly monitored, but in the event that a ranger is unavailable to take your call, please leave us a detailed message with return contact information, and we will be happy to get back to you as soon as we can.

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