Live Virtual Tours of Poe House (guided)

Click to learn more and schedule your live virtual tour of the historic Poe House.

The historic Poe House has re-opened on a limited basis to visitors–please viste our booking site to reserve a private tour.

Others unable to travel to Baltimore: weep not! (Or, weep more!) Virtual Tours have resumed. Join us for live virtual tours of the historic Edgar Allan Poe House & Museum, led by a real museum docent.

Each virtual session is led by a live guide who will share the history of Edgar Allan Poe’s life in Baltimore, explore the poet’s mysterious death in the city in 1849, and learn about the poems and short stories Poe wrote while residing at Poe House. Each live session has limited seats to encourage interactive discussion and personalize the session for the group.

VIRTUAL TOUR ITINERARY (approx 1.5 hours)
Introductory Video
Guided Virtual Walk-thru of Poe House via GoPro
Discussion: “The Mysterious Death of Edgar Allan Poe”
Q & A, Live Reading of Works Poe Wrote at Poe House

Sessions are led online via the Zoom conferencing platform, led by a live museum docent. ***This tour is offered on a Pay-What-You-Can basis.*** All proceeds benefit the Edgar Allan Poe House & Museum, to help keep Poe’s chamber door open to visitors. Sign up for a tour time here.

LIMITED SESSIONS AVAILABLE. We will add tours and tour times as demand grows, so please check back for updates. At this time transcription and/or sign-language services are not available. Tours are conducted in English.

Please note: student groups and book club leaders may also sign up for their own private sessions, subject to verification. Complete a private group tour request by clicking here.

Free Video Tour

Check out the video below for a video tour of Poe House, no reservation required.

[print_gllr id=1102]

The Edgar Allan Poe House & Museum

203 N. Amity Street, Baltimore MD, 21223

COVID-19 Update: Poe House is open for private appointments only. Walk-ins are not permitted. Please click to schedule.

(Check our Events List for Holiday Schedule & Special Events)

Newsletter

Subscribe to the Monthly Poe Baltimore Newsletter

* indicates required



Email Format


Recent Posts

Events