Photos & Multimedia

 
Basement with brick floor, a false chimney on the opposite wall, and a wooden staircase leading upstairs.
While visiting the Edgar Allan Poe National Historic Site be sure to enter the basement that inspired Poe's story, "The Black Cat..." If you dare!

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Photos
Take a virtual tour of the Edgar Allan Poe National Historic Site through our photo gallery. The park's Facebook page also features a number of albums and images. The National Park Service Digital Image Archive is another great source for photos and videos of all our national parks.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

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

Philadelphia, PA 19106

Phone:

(215) 965-2305
This phone number rings up the Independence Visitor Center, open 7 days a week. To phone the Edgar Allan Poe National Historic Site directly, call 215-597-8780, Friday through Sunday from 9am to 12noon, and 1pm to 5pm.

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