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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.
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
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
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
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
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
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
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