Opened on February 11, 2001, the Thomas Edison Depot Museum was the second satellite facility to open of what is now known as the Port Huron Museums. It is housed inside the historic Fort Gratiot depot built in 1858 by the Grand Trunk Railway, and is the actual depot that Thomas Edison worked out of as a news butcher between 1859 and 1863. Trains connecting here carried people and freight between Port Huron and Detroit, Point Edward/Sarnia (Ontario), and other destinations, linking Port Huron to the world. Memorial Day to Labor Day Open 7 days - 11am to 5pm Dec. 1 - April 1, Saturdays and Sunday 11am to 5pm Remainder of the year, Thursday through Monday, 11am to 5pm Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Years Day

Things To Do

Freighter Watching,Self-Guided Touring

Available in Spring Available in Summer Available in Fall Available in Winter Accessible Public Restrooms Fee Required

510 Thomas Edison Parkway
Port Huron, MI 48060
GPS: 42.99873, -82.42598