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Poe Park Grand Concourse at Kingsbridge Rd, Bronx, NY 10458
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

this was a really interesting trip to the Bronx! and the cottage was a fascinating look at EAP life the curator Alex? was so knowledgeable!

Thank alwaystired222
Reviewed 26 May 2018

This cottage where Poe wrote some of his most famous works gives a hint of the world he lived in. Well worth the trip to see it and the host there has a great deal of passion for both the site and the neighbourhood.

1  Thank FalconiasRex
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

The house is quite small but has a very special atmosphere. It is really worth a visit if you want to feel what it was like to live in the 19. century. The guide is very knowledgeable and knows how to make a presentation, too....More

Thank Nóra D
Reviewed 16 February 2018

This cottage is located on the grand concourse in the Bronx, it’s easy to get there by taken the D Train from Manhattan and get off at Kingsbridge.

Thank Nasir A
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

I'm originally from Baltimore Maryland so I know a lot about Edgar Allan Poe and I'm here to tell you if you're a fan then this is a must-see. I would always walk by that house because it's located in a park not knowing that...More

1  Thank bhlraven1916
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

We were in the neighborhood for another reason and happened upon the Poe house. What a little, historic gem! The tour guide was knowledgeable, enthusiastic, and fun. (Wish we had gotten his name because he was an asset to the museum.) Left having a much...More

Thank PG-NY
Reviewed 1 February 2018

If you are interested in historic homes or Edgar Allan Poe, this is a must see. This tiny house is surrounded on all sides by roads and smack dab in the middle of the bustling central Bronx. We brought my parents and enjoyed an enthusiastic...More

Thank ajefferson2015
Reviewed 22 January 2018

if you are in the neighborhood, you shouldn't pass up the opportunity to see a little history. It is small, original and has a wonderful volunteer staff that really know their history. I encourage everyone that has a few extra minutes in the Bronx to...More

Thank MelissaHouston
Reviewed 5 October 2017

I really enjoyed the visit of this interesting place mostly because of the guide, Glen, whose guiding through the house was really very informative and enjoyable! I highly recommend this place to all those, who like Poe´s work and want to experience something related to...More

Thank rudolfee
Reviewed 16 September 2017

I visited the center today for the first time. I was there for a discussion on the book Latin@ Rising. A Lain Science Fiction book. The authors were there, one had flown in from Puerto Rico this morning. The space is quaint. There is a...More

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it's open the weekends only - Sat & Sun until 4pm. the newer building "the Raven" is open M-F... but check online :)
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