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Virtual Field Trips to EFWE
March 16, 2021 @ 8:00 am - May 15, 2021 @ 5:00 pm$60
Edison and Ford Winter Estates is offering school groups an opportunity to visit the historic homesite virtually. This virtual field trip is available to schools across the United States and can be tailored to suit the educational grade level of students, ensuring children have an age-appropriate experience.
On a virtual field trip, an Edison Ford educator will guide students across the properties of Thomas Edison and Henry Ford. The tour covers the historic winter homes, Edison’s study, swimming pool complex, caretaker’s houses, and important areas of the 20-acre botanical garden. The broader historical impact of the lives and inventions of Edison and Ford is also covered.
The virtual tour combines both modern and historic footage, which makes the tour a unique experience. Live shots through Zoom can also be incorporated. This program includes a Zoom-based 35-minute tour followed by a 10-minute question and answer session as well as printable pre-and post-tour materials delivered digitally.
The virtual field trip costs $60 per class. To register, educators should call 239-334-7419
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