The Burroughs Home & Gardens

Historic Downtown Fort Myers, Florida

Built in 1901, this Georgian Revival Mansion was the scene of many social events that played host to the Fort Myers’ elite including the Edisons, Fords, and Firestones. Antique furnishings, historical artifacts, and delightful tales of growing up as the privileged daughters of wealthy businessman Nelson Burroughs and his wife Adeline, await visitors who want to take a step back in time.