“Deep into that darkness peering, long I stood there, wondering, fearing, doubting, dreaming dreams no mortal ever dared to dream before.” — Edgar Allan Poe


We need YOU! If you’re seeking a brag-worthy Baltimore-based volunteer gig, do we have great opportunities for you! Our lively team has a ravin’ good time, and no special “Poe knowledge” is required–you’ll learn a LOT, regardless of how much you know about Poe.

Just complete our online volunteer application or fill out the form below and plan to bring your joy of learning at the place where Poe launched his renowned career.

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • Saturday/Sunday:10:30-1:30,or 1:15-4:15pm; Friday 10:30am-4:15pm
  • As the museum is not ADA accessible, we need docents who are able to access stairs

    If you would like to learn more please fill out the form below. Someone will be in touch!