“With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion.” — Edgar Allan Poe
Poe Death in Baltimore Bus Tour (limited dates for Poe’s birthday!)
Explore the enduring mystery surrounding Poe’s tragic death on a special Bus Tour of Edgar Allan Poe’s Life and Death in Baltimore. The 90-minute tour ticket includes stops at four important Poe Places around Baltimore, including Poe’s graves (he has two!) plus the sites where Poe was found and passed away. Bus ticket also includes tour of the Edgar Allan Poe House & Museum.
Edgar Allan Poe Death in Baltimore Bus Tour
<div class="wpb_column vc_column_container vc_col-sm-12"> <div class="vc_column-inner"> <div class="wpb_wrapper"> <div class="wpb_text_column wpb_content_element "> <div class="wpb_wrapper"> <span class="x-el x-el-span c1-73 c1-74 c1-b c1-c c1-d c1-e c1-f c1-g">Explore the enduring mystery surrounding Poe’s tragic death on a special <strong class="x-el x-el-span c1-40 c1-41 c1-b c1-8w c1-1o c1-1i c1-8x">Bus Tour of Edgar Allan Poe’s Life and Death in Baltimore</strong>. The 90-minute tour ticket includes stops at four important Poe Places around Baltimore, including Poe’s graves (he has two!) plus the sites where Poe was found and passed away. <strong class="x-el x-el-span c1-40 c1-41 c1-b c1-8w c1-1o c1-1i c1-8x">Bus ticket also includes tour of the Edgar Allan Poe House & Museum</strong><strong class="x-el x-el-span c1-40 c1-41 c1-b c1-8w c1-1o c1-1i c1-8x">. </strong>Please note that Poe House is an historic site and not ADA accessible (there is no elevator or ramp to the second floor.) </span> <span class="x-el x-el-span c1-73 c1-74 c1-b c1-c c1-d c1-e c1-f c1-g"><strong>Limited Tour Dates</strong>: January 15, 16, 19; February 12, 13.   <em class="x-el x-el-span c1-40 c1-41 c1-b c1-8w c1-1o c1-48 c1-8x c1-8y">This tour requires face masks covering nose and mouth,  100%  ID check and proof of vaccination for COVID-19. </em></span> <span class="x-el x-el-span c1-73 c1-74 c1-b c1-c c1-d c1-e c1-f c1-g"><strong class="x-el x-el-span c1-40 c1-41 c1-b c1-8w c1-1o c1-1i c1-8x">BUS TOUR ITINERARY (1.5 hours)</strong></span> <ul> <li class="x-el x-el-span c1-73 c1-74 c1-b c1-c c1-d c1-e c1-f c1-g">Tour of The Edgar Allan Poe House & Museum</li> <li class="x-el x-el-span c1-73 c1-74 c1-b c1-c c1-d c1-e c1-f c1-g">Gunner’s Hall historical perspective</li> <li class="x-el x-el-span c1-73 c1-74 c1-b c1-c c1-d c1-e c1-f c1-g">The Hospital where Poe died</li> <li class="x-el x-el-span c1-73 c1-74 c1-b c1-c c1-d c1-e c1-f c1-g">Westminster Hall & Burying Ground including <em class="x-el x-el-span c1-40 c1-41 c1-b c1-8w c1-1o c1-48 c1-8x c1-8y">two</em> Poe graves</li> </ul> <span class="x-el x-el-span c1-73 c1-74 c1-b c1-c c1-d c1-e c1-f c1-g">Bus Tours leave from Poe House at 203 N. Amity Street, check dates for available tour times.</span> <strong>Meet your tour guide 10-minutes before your tour time at the base of the steps at Poe House; refunds will not be granted to late arrivals. </strong> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div>
2022 Saturday ‘Visiter’ Awards Call for Entries
Awards honoring a new generation of writers, artists inspired by Edgar Allan Poe. Call for entries opens for Poe's birthday, January 19!
Closed Thanksgiving Weekend
Poe House will be closed for Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend, November 25 – 28, 2021.
Poe House CLOSED Thanksgiving Weekend
Poe House will be closed for the Thanksgiving Weekend holiday, November 25- 28, 2021.