- This event has passed.
Edison’s Jungle Art Exhibit Open in the Historic Edison Caretaker’s House
April 26 @ 9:00 am - May 19 @ 5:30 pmincluded with admission
Thomas Edison called his lush estate here in Fort Myers his “jungle” because of the diversity of plant life that thrived. Both Edison and Ford loved the rich and varied flora and fauna that grew at their homes along the Caloosahatchee River. The exhibit features 30 award-winning artists from the southeastern United States. They were asked to interpret the Edison and Ford families’ love of the natural environment of Florida. A wide variety of mediums are represented, including oil paint, water color, photography and sculpture. This exhibit is included with admission.