The Poe Museum is an oasis in the heart of historic Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, and the space is entirely inspired by Poe's poetry and tales. The rental fee includes use of the beautiful Enchanted Garden, and exhibits will remain open for event guests. The museum does not provide chairs, tables, tents, etc, but has vendors with whom we work. Set-up and clean up are the responsibility of the lessee, not the museum, including the disposal of trash and removal of decorations. The museum remains open for normal hours of operation, regardless of rentals. A space is available for the party as a dressing/staging area. No ceremonies, parties, receptions, etc. may take place until after 5pm with the exception of the 2-hour package. Fees: $2500 for 8 hours (4pm-12am ONLY) $1350 for 4 hours (available from 4pm to 12am) $400 for 2 hour* "Elopement Package" (available from 10am to 12am) *(NO set-up of tables, chairs allowed, maximum 25 guests for this option only) All fees include a refundable cleaning deposit.
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