Skip navigation
Share this page
Keyword  Search

Search By Categories

Search By Museum

Select: All, None

Exhibitions Home | Current | Upcoming | Past | Virtual

Electricity: Lighting a Revolution

Electricity: Lighting a Revolution

– Permanent

Museum: American History Museum

Location: 1st Floor, East Wing, Electricity Hall

This exhibition reveals—through five interwoven stages—how Thomas Edison's incandescent electric light bulb and other inventions began to transform our world and examines the similarities and differences between the process of invention in Edison's era and today.

Highlights include:
• several of Edison's early light bulbs

More Information

Online Exhibition