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Edgar Allan Poe Museum

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Edgar Allan Poe Museum

498 Reviews
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Shirley W wrote a review Mar 2020
New Kent, Virginia163 contributions73 helpful votes
My daughter's instructor in college made Edgar Allan Poe come alive (so thankful for great teachers) so we decided to visit the Poe Museum on a beautiful day! We scheduled our visit around the guided tour schedule and I am glad we did! Our tour guide was amazing and so
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Date of experience: March 2020
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g'villehomegal wrote a review Mar 2020
Greenville, South Carolina8 contributions4 helpful votes
We were going to go to the Poe Museum as soon as we saw it, because I've always been a fan of his work. However, I did not expect for them to have so many of Poe's possessions! That was really awesome to see! They have his childhood bed and staircase from the home he grew up in
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Matt P wrote a review Mar 2020
Gainesville, Virginia1,120 contributions296 helpful votes
The tour guides are great. Pay for the tour you will learn alot about Poe. Didnt even know he spent most of his life here at Richmond. Always thought it was Baltimore. The displays were very well done. Parking is the only downside.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Ctcv wrote a review Mar 2020
germany122 contributions48 helpful votes
It’s a little fun filled educational museum with the history of Edgar Allan Poe. It will take a couple of hours. My kids found it interesting also.
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Date of experience: April 2019
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travelinmom12 wrote a review Mar 2020
florida57 contributions26 helpful votes
A must visit for Poe and macabre story fans. It houses a stellar collection from this former Richmond citizen. The cats on the property are a nice touch. The staff are friendly and knowledgeable. Parking is at a premium fyi
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Date of experience: February 2020
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