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Thoma Edison Center at Menlo Park

Map37 Christie St.
Edison, NJ 08820
(732) 549-3299
  • History Museums & Sites
  • Specialty Museums


The mission of the Thomas Edison Center is to honor the memory of Thomas A. Edison and educate the public about Edison, his significant accomplishments at this site, and his impact on modern research and development. Located in Edison Township and within Edison State Park, the Thomas Edison Center at Menlo Park consists of the Art Deco Edison Memorial Tower and a small museum and education center devoted to Thomas Alva Edison’s time of immense creativity at Menlo Park.

The Center and the Park are jointly administered by the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection’s Division of Parks & Forestry; the Township of Edison; and the non-profit Edison Memorial Tower Corporation, dba / Thomas Edison Center at Menlo Park.

Additional Information:

Ages: All Ages/Families
Offers Field Trips?: no
Parties: no
Free/Discounted Museum Days: Museum Day Live

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