The Poe Museum

1914 E Main St, Richmond, Virginia 23223 USA

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“The history of "America's Shakespeare"”

Richmond's Poe Museum boasts the world's finest collection of Edgar Allan Poe's manuscripts, letters, first editions, memorabilia and personal belongings. The Poe Museum provides a retreat into early nineteenth century Richmond where Poe lived and worked. The museum features the life and career of Edgar Allan Poe by documenting his accomplishments with pictures, relics, and verse, and focusing on his many years in Richmond.

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This was such a great experience and much larger of an exhibit than what it looked like on the outside. I like how all the little houses were sectioned by periods of Poe's life. There were... Read more

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Doug C.

Ok, I was a initially a tad disappointed because I thought it would be bigger. But after reflecting back on my visit, I would rate this as 4 or 5 stars. First of all, it is very reasonably priced!... Read more

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Jodi P.

A must for a Poe fan! This was a fun museum. I really enjoyed it! Lots of interesting little tidbits, throughout the exhibit. Read more

The Poe Museum

1914 E Main St
Richmond, Virginia
23223 USA

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Open now until 5:00 pm
  • Sun: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tue - Sat: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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