Located in West Orange, NJ, Thomas Edison National Historical Park is the site where many inventions that shaped modern America were created. This location was once the home to Thomas Edison and, when you visit it, you take a step back in time. Edison spent many years inventing products and gadgets, items that are still used today, and visiting this museum gives you the opportunity to see where just where those thoughts and developments took place.
Open year round, this hidden gem in Northern NJ offers wonderful programs for children. They have an awesome junior ranger program where kids can draw their own invention or create an advertisement for the park! For older kids and adults, Thomas Edison National Historical Park offers a history and culture program where visitors can learn about famous inventors and hear stories.