The Winter Estates in Fort Myers, Florida, is readying to celebrate Henry Ford’s birthday. Ford lived to be 83, and this would have been his 148th birthday!
In Fort Myers, Ford lived, in the winter months, next door to the famous invetor, Thomas Edison.
Now both homes are visited by tourists. These visitors come from all over the world. To see more details, including hours and special events, visit The Estates’ site (link above).
The upcoming event is that of “Happy Birthday Henry Ford.” The celebration will be on his birthday – July 30th. In this case 148 years later in 2011.
The Estates will be celebrating the 148th birthday of Henry Ford with behind the scenes tours of “The Mangoes,” the winter estate of Henry Ford and his family, every half hour beginning at 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
The behind the scenes tour is free to Estates members, and is included in the price of a homes and garden tour ticket.
The estate’s mailing address is:
PO Box 2368
Fort Myers, FL 33902
They are located at:
2350 McGregor Blvd
Fort Myers, FL 33901 Join us on Facebook!