The Edgar Allan Poe Museum in Richmond, Virginia is a must-see attraction for fans of literature and the macabre. It offers a truly immersive experience, allowing visitors to become acquainted with the genius behind the writing. If you’re planning a guided tour of Virginia, watch the accompanying video to get a sense of what you’ll find at the Poe Museum.
The curator discusses some of the vast selection of artifacts you’ll find at the museum, from Poe’s chair and table to his portraits and first editions. You can also stroll along with the Poe-themed garden built as a tribute to him. And if you visit during April through October, you can attend one of the museum’s “Unhappy Hours.”