“Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered weak and weary...” — Edgar Allan Poe
February News at Poe House
Valentine’s Day falls on a Monday this month and thus the immutable laws of marketing dictate we must celebrate/endure a weekend of romantic bliss… or misery… likely both if you’re a Poe fan. Your favorite restaurants will be booked, so consider a Bus Tour of Edgar Allan Poe’s Baltimore for your beloved instead. And while […]
Meet Virginia: A Death Day Commemoration for the Virginia Poe Bicentennial
  Meet Virginia, Edgar Allan Poe’s devoted wife (and first cousin.) Born August 15th, 1822, she died January 30th, 1847 and was buried in New York. Several years his junior, Virginia preceded her doomed husband in death. And yet here she lies in Baltimore, forevermore next to her darling Eddy at Westminster Hall & Burial […]
Virginia Poe Bicentennial
A year of poetical events to commemorate Virginia Poe, wife and muse of Edgar Allan Poe.
10 Things to know about Poe Fest International, plus 2021 FAQs
Our list of 10 Things to Know About Poe Fest International. Plus, Qs about parking, host hotel, and safety protocols for those traveling to Baltimore? Check out our updated Frequently Asked Questions page!