Edison Birthplace Museum

Admission to Edison Birthplace Museum is approx. $17/person (less for kids).  

  • Open: Hours and days vary throughout the week and year. Closed January, Mondays, and major holidays
  • Location: (Map It) 9 Edison Drive in Milan, Ohio (near Exit 118 of the Ohio Turnpike)
  • Phone: 419-499-2135
  • Web: click here

The Edison Birthplace and Museum in Milan, Ohio:  Thomas Alva Edison was one of America’s most famous inventors. He is most renowned for inventing the incandescent light bulb, but his shop is also responsible for creating the phonograph and many other inventions. Edison’s story began with his birth in Milan, Ohio, in 1847. This birthplace/museum has many artifacts, inventions, precious documents, and other mementos. Guided tours may be arranged. The Edison Birthplace Museum provides insight into the historic inventor’s life.

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