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      DC vs AC: Edison, Tesla, Westinghouse, and the Race to Electify America Exhibit Opening in Fort Myers


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      October 4, 2019

      Friday   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

      3583 McGregor Boulevard
      Fort Myers, Florida 33901

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      DC vs AC: Edison, Tesla, Westinghouse, and the Race to Electify America Exhibit Opening

      This exhibit will explore the difference between alternating and direct current; and the relationship between Edison, Tesla, and Westinghouse. Chief Curator, Brent Newman, will give a gallery talk on these relationships in the context of 19th century history and science during the opening event. Attendees will receive a complimentary glass of beer or champagne, light hors' d' oeuvres will be provided and a pianist will play period music. Admission is free for Edison Ford members and $10 for non-members (does not include admission to the museum, laboratory or tours of the homes).

      Cost: Payment required - Edison Ford members: free; non-members: $10

      Categories: Museums & Attractions

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