Welcome to the Edgar Allan Poe Museum in Richmond! The Poe Museum has a variety of resources for educators both in the Richmond area and worldwide.
Educator Information Packet
Poe is taught around the world. The Poe Museum appreciates the dedication and enthusiasm for educating students about Poe's literary accomplishments and his influence on our world today.
Our Educator Information Packet is designed to supplement the classroom curriculum, and was created with guidance from the Virginia Department of Education.
- Short, informative facts to enhance any lesson plan
- A Poe Timeline
- Adaptable lesson plans designed for middle and high school classrooms, including "The Black Cat," "Masque of the Red Death," "The Bells," and more
To download the Educator Information Packet, please fill out this form.
Resource Request Form
We love educator feedback. Please share your ideas and projects with our Education Team!
Visit the Museum
Want to bring Poe to life for your students? Visit the Poe Museum for a guided tour and great programs. See our School Tours page for more information.
Click here to visit our Recommended Poe Resources page
Visit Our Gift Shop
Be sure to check out our latest Poe books, t-shirts, mugs and bobble heads, perfect for every educator's classroom!