For Kids

At the Edgar Allan Poe National Historic Site

Explore the site

On-site activities include trying on 19th century clothing, solving puzzles, and finding hidden clues through the exhibits and in Poe's home.

Junior Ranger

Ask for the Junior Ranger activity booklet at the Edgar Allan Poe National Historic Site. Use your junior detective skills to find clues and learn about the life and work of Edgar Allan Poe. Upon completion you will receive an official Junior Ranger certificate and badge. Booklets and badges are not available through the mail.

At home or school

Junior Ranger Challenge
Not able to visit the park? No problem! Families at home or kids in school can participate in the Junior Ranger Challenge program. Go on, check it out.

Last updated: February 2, 2018

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c/o Independence National Historical Park
143 S. 3rd Street

Philadelphia, PA 19106


(215) 965-2305

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