Edison Memorial Tower - Edison Tower in Menlo Park, Edison New Jersey
Thomas Edison was an unknown young inventor when he moved his experimental facilities to the tiny village of Menlo Park, New Jersey, in 1876. Then, in a six-year burst of astonishing creativity, he patented approximately 400 inventions, including the phonograph and devices for electric light and power generation. Known around the world as the Wizard of Menlo Park, Edison made himself and Menlo Park famous. More about Thomas Edison on MenloParkMuseum.org .
Located within Edison State Park, the Center consists of the Art Deco Edison Memorial Tower and a small museum devoted to Thomas Alva Edison's time of immense creativity at Menlo Park, Edison. The museum, located at 37 Christie Street, Edison, New Jersey, is open: Thursday - Saturday 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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The Art Deco memorial tower was built in 1937 and the small adjacent museum in 1947.