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The Edgar Allan Poe Museum

45 locals recommend ·
About this place
The Edgar Allan Poe Museum explores the life and legacy of the writer Edgar Allan Poe through exhibits and public programs. We boast the world's finest collection of Poe artifacts and memorabilia, including the author's clothing, trunk, letters, bed, and even a lock of his hair...
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Patience
Patience
January 9, 2020
Poe was from Richmond, visit the museum and learn all about him.
Rachel
Rachel
October 11, 2019
they have a great "unhappy hour"... a guaranteed miserable time.
Robert
Robert
July 19, 2019
Never been here but it is a local favorite.
Justin
Justin
July 3, 2019
All things Edgar Allan Poe, a one time Richmond resident.
Katy
Katy
June 30, 2019
Is spooky and beautiful! Take the tour. It's worth it.

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Location
1914 East Main Street
Richmond, VA 23223
Phone+1 804-648-5523
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens 10:00 AM
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