Railway Refreshment Room Exhibit

Here are some photos of the new RRR exhibit at the Museum. The building in which the Museum is housed was originally the Railway Refreshment Rooms. The Museum has a very rare collection of old refreshment room tableware. The building in which the Museum is housed was originally the old railway refreshment rooms. The dining room tables were elegantly set with white linen and silver plated cutlery and tea sets. The refreshment rooms generally had a welcoming and homely atmosphere with vases of fresh flowers and bowls of fruit on the tables and side boards. Posted 20/06/15.

Rare silver plated tableware collection originally used in railway dining rooms

Rare silver plated tableware collection originally used in railway dining rooms

Old refreshment room exhibit at Mt. Victoria Museum

Old refreshment room exhibit at Mt. Victoria Museum

Old refreshment room exhibit at Mt. Victoria Museum

Old refreshment room exhibit at Mt. Victoria Museum