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Poe Museum, Richmond

Poe Museum - Richmond, Virginia
Poe Museum
1914 E Main St, Richmond, VA 23223Map
+1 804 648 5523
Neighborhood: Church Hill
Overview

The original draft of Edgar Allan Poe's famous poem, "The Raven," along with other memorabilia of the life of this unusual writer, is on display in this museum. Poe grew up in Richmond and made frequent visits to the city throughout his life. The author's mysterious death is as intriguing as the tales he wrote. It was in Richmond that he was last seen before he was discovered, beaten and delirious, in Baltimore. He died shortly afterwards. The Poe Museum, housed in Richmond's oldest stone building. Admission: USD6 adults; USD5 seniors and students.

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Poe Museum General Information
  • Open Hours: Tuesday to Sunday from 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Arts & Museums
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