The Bronx County Historical Society
Phone: (718) 881 - 8900 / Fax: (718) 881 - 4827 
E-mail: administration@bronxhistoricalsociety.org
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Administration Office

3309 Bainbridge Avenue

The Bronx, NY 10467

Hours: Monday - Friday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Research Library

3309 Bainbridge Avenue

The Bronx, NY 10467

Hours: Tuesday - Thursday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM by Appointment Only

To book an appointment or for general questions,

please contact the librarian at (718) 881-8900

or librarian@bronxhistoricalsociety.org

 

The Bronx County Archives

3313 Bainbridge Avenue

The Bronx, NY 10467

Hours: Monday - Friday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM by Appointment Only

To book an appointment please contact the archivist via email at librarian@bronxhistoricalsociety.org

 

 

The Valentine-Varian House/Museum of Bronx History

3266 Bainbridge Avenue

The Bronx, NY 10467

Hours: Saturday 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM / Sunday 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Group and school tours are only by appointment during the week.

To schedule a group/school tour or other school programs,

please contact our Education Department

at education@bronxhistoricalsociety.org

 

The Edgar Allan Poe Cottage

Poe Park
2640 Grand Concourse at East Kingsbridge Road
The Bronx, NY 10458
Hours: Saturday 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM / Sunday 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Group and school tours are only by appointment during the week.

To schedule a group/school tour or other school programs,

please contact our Education Department

at education@bronxhistoricalsociety.org

 

 

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Administrative Office and Research Library
3309 Bainbridge Avenue
The Bronx, NY 10467

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This site is accessible by wheelchair. There is an audio collection available for the visually impaired. Please contact the Society for more information.

The Bronx Archives
3313 Bainbridge Avenue
The Bronx, NY 10467

STETS

This site is accessible by wheelchair. There is an audio collection available for the visually impaired. Please contact the Society for more information.

The Valentine-Varian House/Museum of Bronx History
3266 Bainbridge Avenue
The Bronx, NY 10467

This site is not wheelchair accessible. Research information for both historic houses are located at the research library and The Bronx archives, which are wheelchair accessible.

The Edgar Allan Poe Cottage
Poe Park
2640 Grand Concourse at East Kingsbridge Road
The Bronx, NY 10458

Upcoming restoration plans at Poe Cottage are to provide for accessibility through regarding of the surrounding landscape and incorporating it into an overall wheelchair-access plan being formulated by the NYC Dept. of Parks & Recreation.

Please contact the Society at (718) 881-8900 for more accessability information.

 

BCHS HOMEPAGE

Administration Office & Research Library

3309 Bainbridge Avenue
The Bronx, NY 10467

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Take the train to 205th Street in Norwood (last stop) in The Bronx. Walk north on Bainbridge Avenue.
Take the train to Mosholu Parkway in The Bronx. Walk east to Van Cortlandt Park East, go north until Bainbridge Avenue.
Use Bronx bus lines #10, #16, #28, #30, #34, #38 and MTA express bus BxM #4 from Manhattan.

The Bronx County Archives

3313 Bainbridge Avenue
The Bronx, NY 10467

BCHS Archives


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Take the train to 205th Street in Norwood (last stop) in The Bronx. Walk north on Bainbridge Avenue.
Take the train to Mosholu Parkway in The Bronx. Walk east to Van Cortlandt Park East, go north until Bainbridge Avenue.
Use Bronx bus lines #10, #16, #28, #30, #34, #38 and MTA express bus BxM #4 from Manhattan.

The Valentine-Varian House/Museum of Bronx History

3266 Bainbridge Avenue
The Bronx, NY 10467


View Larger Map 
Take the train to 205th Street in Norwood (last stop) in The Bronx. Walk north on Bainbridge Avenue.
Take the train to Mosholu Parkway in The Bronx. Walk east to Van Cortlandt Park East, go north until Bainbridge Avenue.
Use Bronx bus lines #10, #16, #28, #30, #34, #38 and MTA express bus BxM #4 Manhattan.

The Edgar Allan Poe Cottage

Poe Park
2640 Grand Concourse at East Kingsbridge Road
The Bronx, NY 10458


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Take the train to Kingsbridge Road in The Bronx. Poe Park is right outside the station.
Take the train to Kingsbridge Road in The Bronx. Walk east to Grand Concourse. The cottage is located across the boulevard, on the right.
Use Bronx bus lines #1, #2, #9, #22, #28, #34, and MTA express bus BxM #4 from Manhattan.

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