Bronx County Historical Society

Bronx County Historical Society

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.

Location: 

3309 Bainbridge Ave.

Bronx, NY 10467.

Phone number: 
(718) 881-8900