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Edgar Allen Poe Cottage
The Bronx Historical Society, 3309 Bainbridge Ave., Pelham Bay Park, Bronx, NY 10464, *Actual location of site: Poe Park, Grand Concourse & East Kingsbridge Road, Bronx*
This small cottage, where, from 1846-49 Poe wrote "Annabel Lee" and "Eureka" among other works, was the last home of the poet. It is typical of the kinds of workmen's houses that used to dominate the Bronx and has been open as a museum since 1917. Tour includes 20 min. video on Poe's life and times in 1840s New York.

Administrator: Bronx Historical Society
Access: Sat: 10-4; Sun: 1-5; Group tours during the week available by appointment
Fees: $2
Phone: 718-881-8900
URL: http://www.bronxhistoricalsociety.org
Category: Historic Houses/Sites
Subject: Cultural Production , Architecture , Environment & Conservation
Time Period: 19th Century to Civil War , 19th Century to Civil War , 20th Century to WW2


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