Watch the video below to meet Helen McKenna-Uff, a park ranger at the Edgar Allan Poe House, where Poe wrote and published some of his greatest tales. Helen is also a top-notch impersonator of Poe. As such, she’s a frequent guest at the Free Library’s Raven Society events (named after Poe’s iconic The Raven) and other occasions around the city.
Find out cool details about Poe’s life, see inside the house and learn what Helen wishes you knew more about in Philadelphia, below.
Edgar Allan Poe House
532 N. 7th Street
Tomb of the Unkown Soldier
Washington Square, 7th & Walnut Streets