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Thomas Edison and His Rivals

Museum of American Heritage/Palo Alto

Learn about the American ingenuity in the 20th century that sparked rivalries between Thomas Edison, George Westinghouse and Nikola Tesla as they raced to bring life changing inventions and electricity to the American public. This exhibit features a vast collection of artifacts that Edison and Westinghouse created.


This is what SF/Arts curator Christian L. Frock had to say about Thomas Edison and His Rivals :

This hidden gem of a museum explores American culture from the 1800s to the 1950s, with a particular focus on American innovation. The current exhibition considers the productive rivalry between Thomas Edison, George Westinghouse and Nikola Tesla—and presents a vast collection of artifacts from their many creations aimed at household ease.

Event Info
Sep 22 → Feb 18
Fri-Sun 11 am-4 pm
FREE
The Museum of American Heritage/Palo Alto
351 Homer Ave, Palo Alto
Info: 650-321-1004
Venue: 650.321.1004
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