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Edgar Allan Poe Cottage, Bronx

Categories: Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
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4.2/5 based on 55+ reviews on the web
Edgar Allan Poe Cottage is located in Bronx. To visit Edgar Allan Poe Cottage on your holiday in Bronx, and find out what else Bronx has to offer, use our Bronx tourist route planner.
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  • This small country cottage was Poe's last home before he died. The house is unique. It's the only place where you can see life as it was lived in the mid-19th century 
  • This attraction won't take up most of your morning. There isn't much to see and not very interesting. Less than 30 min to complete the whole thing. Unless an extremely fanatic fan of Poe I wouldn't bo...  read more »
  • It is the House in which the writer lived his last years of life. Today in a museum. Is located at the epicenter of the Bronx, at the junction of Fordham Street and the Grand Concourse Avenue, open days on Saturday and Sunday.
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  • Everything. It's really wonderful. A huge experience of humble way of life in The Bronx of 19th century. Thanks to Neil Raley, a very gentle and interesting Poeman at the door of the Cottage.
  • Amazing. I have an old watercolor of the Edgar Allan Poe cottage it is in very rough shape but I want to donate it? Any ideas? Evan e. Odessa, ny.
  • The Edgar Allan Poe museum is a small building on a corner, almost blending into the city. They have only a few rooms, but they hold a lot. There is an art room in the second building that I highly recommend. I'm never disappointed with the museum, and always offer to volunteer.
  • Rocking chair was ill
  • Great to listen to Lenore on YouTube while standing by the Poe Cottage.
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