Fort Myers - take a guided tour to the Edison and Ford Winter Estates
Famous people have always wintered in Florida for its climate, and some of their homes have been preserved as museums. Two of the most popular homes to visit are those of Thomas Edison, the famous inventor and Henry Ford, inventor of the Ford Motor Car. As well as viewing the houses you can look inside the museum, to find out about their lives and see some of the inventions they created. There are also beautiful botanical gardens to wander around, and guided tours available, if you so wish.