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September 20, 2014: Commemoration of Thomas Edison’s Menlo Park

 

September 20, 2014: Commemoration of Thomas Edison’s Menlo Park
Thomas Edison’s Chemical Developments will be Recognized as a National Historic Chemical Landmark in Michigan. The American Chemical Society, ACS Detroit Local Section, and The Henry Ford are sponsoring the event.

Greenfield Village at The Henry Ford, Menlo Park
Dearborn, Michigan
9:30 AM: Guided tours of Menlo Park Laboratory, hands-on experiments, and a chemistry magic show
11:00 AM: Commemoration ceremony and a press conference with Edison discussing his electric light bulb.

For more information, including details about admission and boxed lunches, see the ACS Detroit Local Section Site here.