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Write A Letter To Juliet For Valentine's Day

Updated on August 27, 2013

Heaven is here, where Juliet lives ~ William Shakespeare

If you saw the movie, 'Letters to Juliet', then you might be surprised to learn that you really can write a letter to Juliet. The Secretaries of Juliet really do exist and on Valentine's Day alone they receive more than 5,000 letters.

All year round they'll read letters from all over the world asking for advice about love and romance. And as long as you include your address you'll get an answer.

Juliet has been an enduring symbol of Love and, as Shakespeare said, "Heaven is here, where Juliet lives."

On Valentine's Day, Heaven is wherever your Romeo or Juliet lives. But if, for whatever reason, they don't happen to be living as close as you'd like, then maybe you should write a letter to Juliet and ask her advice!

Email Juliet at

Image: Verona-Juliet's balcony used under CC BY-SA 3.0

The Juliet Club

For more than 70 years, Juliet's secretaries have been answering every letter that arrives with a return address. And those letters arrive from all over the world, in every imaginable language.

Some come via mail delivery, some come via email and many, many more are posted on Juliet's wall, left there as a testament to love.

Not all of the letters ask for advice or answers, but those that do are always answered. Some just want to pour their heart out to anyone who'll listen. Some letters are sad, some are celebratory. Some writers just want to make some kind of pilgrimage to Juliet's wall and leave a message of hope.

The 15 secretaries divide the letters based on the language and the advice the writer is looking for.


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Juliet's Birthday

Letters To Juliet
Letters To Juliet

September 16 is the day that the city of Verona officially celebrate's Juliet's birthday. This date is attributed to the original novella about Romeo and Juliet, written by Luigi Da Porto (1531).

Da Porto was the first person to put in writing the true story of the star-crossed lovers. His story then inspired several other European writers and eventually Shakespeare took up his pen and wrote the version we all know and love.

"For never was a story of more woe

Than this of Juliet and her Romeo."

- William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet

Looking For The Ideal Valentine's Day Gift? - Letters To Juliet - The Book and DVD

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If you start now, you can send a letter to Juliet and get a romantic response back just in time for Valentine's Day. Just ask them to write some romantic words for you, and mail it to your sweetheart. Top it off with 'Letters To Juliet' book or DVD and let Cupid do the rest!

Letters to Juliet: Celebrating Shakespeare's Greatest Heroine, the Magical City of Verona, and the Power of Love
Letters to Juliet: Celebrating Shakespeare's Greatest Heroine, the Magical City of Verona, and the Power of Love
"Letters To Juliet" tells the story of Juliet's Secretaries and the thousands of letters than answer every year. The book includes more than 70 letters - some sad, some happy, some are even funny. Included at the back of the book is a special surprise - a beautiful piece of stationery and matching envelope so you can write your own letter to Juliet. The story of Romeo and Juliet at its most riveting. Not only do you get the history of the star-crossed lovers, but you'll learn about the city of Verona, the Juliet Club and the actual secretaries who spend their days answering all of the letters that pour in. Romance at it's best!
Letters To Juliet [Blu-ray + DVD]
Letters To Juliet [Blu-ray + DVD]
This is the best romantic comedy ever! It has all the essentials - a romantic setting in Juliet's Courtyard in Verona, Italy, star-crossed lovers, and a tour of the Italian countryside that will have you on the phone booking tickets for your honeymoon!

Are you going to write a letter to Juliet?

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    • MissNikkiSays profile image


      7 years ago

      Wow, that is pretty interesting. I have never heard of Letters to Juliet. I think I will write a letter to her just for fun ;-)

    • takkhisa profile image


      7 years ago

      This is absolutely a romantic lens :)

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      Shelly Sellers 

      7 years ago from Midwest U.S.A.

      Wow! I haven't seen this movie, but Romeo and Juliet by Franco Zeffirelli is my favorite romantic movie!

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      7 years ago

      I'd like to. I didn't know you can actually write one and send it to Juliet. :)

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      7 years ago

      I actually wrote a letter to Juliet, and about 6 months later I received my letter in the mail. Very cool......I also had my students write, and we received a letter to the group as a whole a few months earlier, and the letter was so amazing. It brought tears to my eyes. Two letters were written for two specific students that Juliet singled out. It is something my kids will never forget!

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      Lorelei Cohen 

      8 years ago from Canada

      How very romantic to write a letter to Juliet. You do come up with the most unique ideas to present online. I had no idea that this was possible but what a romantic place this would be for couples to visit.

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      8 years ago from Yonkers, NY

      I've added thislens to the featured on my Valentine lens & nice touch adding Letters to Julet DVD on the lens. Not into those type of movies but I actually liked it.

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      8 years ago

      So romantic! I think I will write a letter to Juliet and visit there one day.

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      9 years ago

      What a lovely idea. :) Great work on this lens. Blessed by a SquidAngel!

    • iWriteaLot profile image


      9 years ago

      @hamshi5433: Oh, you should! So much more personal and romantic than a card from the store. I hope you guys have a great Valentine's day!

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      9 years ago

      Im going to write a letter my Romeo [hubby] :D hehe


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