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Poe Museum Centennial Celebration
January 23 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Join us in celebrating the 100-year anniversary of the Poe Museum! Writers R.L. Stine (Goosebumps) and Nnedi Okorafor (Who Fears Death, Black Panther) take the stage to honor the legacy of Edgar Allan Poe, dubbed the “master of the macabre.” Listen to insights from two of the most talented writers of our time, and discover how Poe’s strange and groundbreaking works still influence our world today…
Additional tickets available for a Pre-Event Reception in Rhythm Hall at 5:30pm. Enjoy live music and cocktails while exploring pop-up museum exhibits. Bid on wonderful and unique items in a silent auction to benefit the Poe Museum. Enjoy a special “sneak peek” at transformative plans for the museum’s future! (Must also purchase ticket to 7:00pm event in order to purchase ticket to reception.)
Founded in 1922, the Poe Museum houses the most extensive collection of Poe artifacts, manuscripts, and memorabilia in the world. This centennial event directly supports the museum’s mission, illuminating Poe for everyone, evermore.