“They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.” — Edgar Allan Poe
CLOSED July 4
Poe House is closed for 4th of July celebrations. We will be open July 3, 5, and 6 for regularly scheduled hours. Please visit our ticket page to book.
Poe Cemetery Tour and “Poe, Revolution & Lafayette”
Poe Cemetery Tour and Poe Family/Lafayette Exhibit at Westminster Hall. This life-sized diorama and historical exhibit will transport you through pivotal moments in American history, showcasing the Poe family's profound contributions to the founding of the nation.
RED MASQUE MOVIE NIGHT & Poe House 75th Anniversary Reception
Poe Fest International’s Red Masque MOVIE NIGHT tribute to Vincent Price and Roger Corman & The Edgar Allan Poe House 75th Anniversary Reception to kick off festival weekend is sponsored by Wells Fargo and The Hippodrome Foundation.
Lafayette Bicentennial Fundraiser
The American Friends of Lafayette invite you to help launch the bicentennial celebration of Lafayette’s Farewell Tour, Baltimore-style.
A Feeling of Impending DOOM
  Poe events are springing up all over Baltimore City as the Season begins in earnest for the Edgar Allan Poe House & Museum. Along with extended schedule for weekly tours of Poe House and the return of monthly Poe’s Death in Baltimore Bus Tours, The Poe Death Exhibit and new Ghastly Galentine Pop-up Shop are now open […]
Edgar Allan Poe Death in Baltimore Bus Tour Options
<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 end 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>. and <strong>NEW starting June 2024:</strong> Bus Tour option including prix-fixe luncheon at Baltimore's original <strong>Annabel Lee Tavern</strong>. </span> <strong><span class="x-el x-el-span c1-73 c1-74 c1-b c1-c c1-d c1-e c1-f c1-g">Both tour options include stops at important Poe Places around Baltimore, including:</span></strong> <ul> <li class="x-el x-el-span c1-73 c1-74 c1-b c1-c c1-d c1-e c1-f c1-g">Pickup at 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">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> <li>The Poe Statue</li> <li>Tour of The Edgar Allan Poe House & Museum</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">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>: April - September. Tour and luncheon is 2.5 hours; bus tour only option is 1.5 hours. </span> <span class="x-el x-el-span c1-73 c1-74 c1-b c1-c c1-d c1-e c1-f c1-g">Tours leave from Poe House at 203 N. Amity Street, check dates for available tour times.</span> <strong>Meet your 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>
11AM Edgar Allan Poe Death in Baltimore Bus Tour and Lunch at Annabel Lee Tavern
<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 end 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 2.5-hour tour ticket includes stops at four important Poe Places around Baltimore, including Poe’s graves (he has two!) plus a private prix-fixe lunch at Annabel Lee Tavern, Baltimore's original Edgar Allan Poe-themed restaurant and bar. <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></span> <span class="x-el x-el-span c1-73 c1-74 c1-b c1-c c1-d c1-e c1-f c1-g"> 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>: June - September.</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 (2.5 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">Pickup at 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">Prix-fixe buffet lunch at Annabel Lee Tavern (vegan options available)</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> <li>The Poe Statue</li> <li>Tour of The Edgar Allan Poe House & Museum</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 guide 10-minutes before your tour time at the base of the steps at Poe House; refunds will not be granted to late arrivals. Beverages and bar tab billed separately.</strong> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div>