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The Bronx County Historical Society
T
he Bronx, New York, U.S.A.
Historical Society Museum | Bronx County History

The Bronx County Historical Society
(Spring 2000)
Commemorative Plaque
(at the entrance)

The Bronx County Historical Society was founded in 1955 to preserve the heritage of this thriving community. The Society administers the colonial era Valentine-Varian House, which serves as the Museum of Bronx History; The Bronx County Archives; an extensive Research Library; and Poe Cottage, the final home of America's great 19th century poet and author, Edgar Allan Poe. Both historic houses are listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

Location
3309 Bainbridge Avenue
Bronx, NY 10467

Hours
Monday-Friday: 9-5; Saturday; 10-4; Sunday: 1-5

Admission
Adults $5; Senior citizens, children & Students $3

Contact
Tel.: 718.881.8900 - Fax: 718.881.4827
Email:
kmcauley@bronxhistoricalsociety.org


For additional information, visit The Bronx County Historical Society official Web site:
www.bronxhistoricalsociety.org