Edgar Allen Poe House - Dearborn Inn Campus, Dearborn, Michigan
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GT.US
N 42° 17.821 W 083° 13.672
17T E 316349 N 4685158
Quick Description: The Dearborn Inn offers replicas of famous houses as alternative to a hotel room. A cottage experience while travelling for business! My sister and Brother-in-law spent their honeymoon here.
Location: Michigan, United States
Date Posted: 1/9/2008 5:32:11 PM
Waymark Code: WM2YAF
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Firefrog69
Views: 95

Long Description:
The plaque reads:
The Edgar Allen Poe Cottage is a replica of Poe's famous home at Fordham in New York City, where the area was quiet countryside at that time. Today it is located at 192nd street in New York City. Poe lived in this house for three years and wrote "The Bells", "Annabelle Lee","Ulalume" and "Eureka" There.One can picture him writing in the parlour near the open warmth of the fire in winter.
Kitchens or kitchenettes in the rooms?: Yes

Refrigerator?: Yes

Fireplaces in the rooms?:

Handicap accessible rooms?: No

Restaurant on premises and type of restaurant?:
The Nearby Dearborn Inn has an awesome brunch.

Meeting or convention room(s) available?: Yes

Website of facility: [Web Link]

Types of recreation, activities, and attractions nearby:
The Henry Ford

Daily, weekly, or monthly rates: Not listed

Discounts available?: Not listed

Childcare provisions?: Not listed

Swimming pool?: Not listed

Office hours and any seasonal operating times or closed periods?: Not listed

Describe ease of accessibility to the location using a vehicle, hiking, etc.: Not listed

Office phone number: Not listed

Office address: Not listed

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