| Give a Gift |

  • Digital Edition

Edgar Allan Poe Cottage

(718) 881-8900
Type: Historical Site

Built in 1812, this wooden farmhouse was where Edgar Allan Poe spent the last years of his life, from 1846 to 1849. Poe wrote his most famous poetical works here, including "Annabel Lee," "The Bells," and "Eureka." Now restored to its original appearance, along with authentic period furnishings, the Poe Cottage is open to vistors and the general public. Film presentations and guided tours are offered.

Address: 2640 Grand Concourse
Bronx, NY 10458
View in Google Maps
Javascript is required to view this map.

More Literary Places Nearby:

815 Westchester Avenue
Bronx, NY 10455
536 West 112th Street
New York, NY 10025-1601
92nd Street Y
New York, NY 10128
City Guide

by T Cooper

From newly established bookstores such as McNally Jackson Books in SoHo to long-time forums such as the Poetry Project at St. Mark’s Church on the Lower East Side, T Cooper, author, most recently, of The Beaufort Diaries, visits his favorite places to research, revise, and read in New York City.

Upcoming Events
Poet's House
January 10, 2015 - 3:00pm
Omonia Cafe
January 11, 2015 - 6:00pm
ANDAZ Wall Street
January 13, 2015 - 7:00pm
Fiction/Creative Nonfiction
The Writers Room
January 15, 2015 - 6:00pm
Bowery Poetry Club
January 19, 2015 - 9:00pm

Subscribe to P&W Magazine | Donate Now | Advertise | Sign up for E-Newsletter | Help | About Us | Contact Us | View Mobile Site

© Copyright Poets & Writers 2014. All Rights Reserved