Things To Know Before You Come

Due to ongoing projects, the Edison home will open to the public for the summer season at a date to be determined. Please call our visitor center for updates at 973-736-0550 Ext. 11.
For more information about the Glenmont Estate: Exciting News at Glenmont

Thomas Edison NHP participates in the America the Beautiful Interagency Pass Program.

If you have a 4th grader you can get a free pass for the 4th grade school year by doing the web activity here and bringing your certificate to the park.

Groups require a reservation. To make a reservation call 973.736.0550 x26.

You must visit the Laboratory Complex Visitor Center to obtain your tickets for both Glenmont and the Laboratory Complex.

Thomas Edison's home, Glenmont, does not have an elevator or railings for visitors with mobility challenges.

Teachers and Active Duty US Military may receive a 15% discount at the bookstore with proper ID.

There is no food or drink permitted in the Park.
There is no picnicking at Glenmont.
Smoking is not permitted in the Park.

Hand held photography is for personal use only. No flash photography or selfie-sticks permitted. To protect the fabrics, paintings and artifacts, there is no photography allowed in Glenmont . Visitor Photography Policy can be found here on the Permits page.

Directions to the Park can be found here.

Last updated: April 21, 2019

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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