Thomas Edison Birthplace Museum

Visit the Museum & Our Hours

Our Hours

AUGUST

TUES-SAT: 10-5PM, SUN: 12-5PM

Regularly scheduled hours vary seasonally; as shown in the schedule to the left.

The Birthplace is closed on the following days:

All Mondays, Easter, 4th of July, Labor Day Weekend, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve & Day

Take a Virtual Tour of the Birthplace

Admission & Prices

Income from admission tickets supports the operating costs of the Edison Birthplace Museum. Military, active or retired with ID are free. The Edison Birthplace Museum offers free admission to individual military members, active & retired, year-round. Valid military ID required.

WE REGRET TO SAY THAT WE ARE NOT STROLLER OR HANDICAP ACCESSIBLE.

Our ticket prices

Preschool – FREE

Under 5 years old

Child – $10

Ages under 18 years old

Student – $10

Must have valid student ID

Adult – $15

Ages 18+

Senior – $10

Ages 60+

Special Family Rate – $40

2 Adults/Seniors (Any combination) + 2 or 3 children (under 18 years old)

Reservations are recommended for Guided Tours.

To make an appointment, you can use our online booking below or by calling us at (419) 499-2135.

Guided Tours of the house are approximately 45 minutes with an additional 15 minute office tour. Please allow 1 hour.

Guided tours are available for up to 9 individuals. If you have a group with 10+ individuals, please call the museum to schedule your tour.

We're a Blue Star Museum

Being a Blue Star Museum lets us give free admission to those currently serving in the United States military—Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard as well as members of the Reserves, National Guard, U.S. Public Health Commissioned Corps, NOAA Commissioned Corps — and up to five family members. 

Valid through Armed Forces Day to Labor Day. Valid military ID required.

The Edison Birthplace Museum offers free admission to individual military members, active & retired, year-round. Valid military ID required.

Schedule a Tour

Below you can find our available tours on our booking calendar. Select the day and time you would like to visit the museum and complete the needed information at the end to check out!

IMPORTANT TO NOTE:

– Tours are now bookable up to 9 individuals. If you have a group with 10+ members, please call the museum at (419) 499-2135 to schedule your appointment. 

– Please call the museum if you’re interested in the Family Package.

Directions to the Museum

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