Places to Visit

Find local family fun in our attractions guide. Search by type of place, location, recommended ages and more.

More ideas for things to do as a family from MetroKids:

Family Fun Calendar >> Weekend Planner >>  

← Return to search

Places to Visit

Edgar Allan Poe National Historical Site

Map532 N. 7th St.
Philadelphia, PA 19123
215-597-8780
    Categories:
  • History Museums & Sites

Description:

Poe’s life & works are memorialized at this small brick house, his home from 1838 to 1844. Enjoy a short audio-visual presentation on Poe's life, listen to his works narrated by famous actors & look at rare books and letters.

KIDBIT: Ask for the Junior Ranger Activity booklet and use your junior detective skills to find clues and learn about the life and work of Edgar Allan Poe.

Accessibility Details

-Partially accessible. The main museum area is accessible, however, the historic home is not accessible. -The film is captioned for the hearing impaired, and audio description is available for the sight impaired. Audio description is available for the exhibits.

Additional Information:

County: PA - Philadelphia
For SpecialKids: Assisted Listening/Open-Captioning/ASL
Large-Print or Braille Guides
Wheelchair Accessible
Free Admission?: Free
Ages: Elementary School Age
Middle School & Teens
Parents
Offers Field Trips?: yes
Grades for Field Trips: 6
7
8
9
10
11
12
Parties: no

Is this your company? Update or enhance your listings »

Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags


 

 

Edit ModuleShow Tags

September 2020

Today

  • Sun
  • Mon
  • Tue
  • Wed
  • Thu
  • Fri
  • Sat
30 31 01 02 03 04 05
06 07 08 09 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 01 02 03
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags