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Hello, tea enthusiasts and rail history buffs! We’re beyond excited to announce the addition of a special event in our calendar that combines these two passions – our brand-new Friday Tea at 11:00 am at the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum!

Experience an exceptional afternoon of elegance and tradition in our Homefront Tea Room, savoring delicious delicacies, premium tea, and engrossing tales of the rail industry. But the experience doesn’t end there. With your reservation, you also get to ride on the historical Missionary Ridge Local, one of the prized jewels of our collection. This immersive experience is a perfect combination of delightful dining and fascinating railway history, offering a unique outing unlike any other in Chattanooga, TN.

The Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum, located at 4119 Cromwell Road, Chattanooga, TN 37421, is known for its commitment to preserving railway heritage and providing interactive, educational experiences. Our Friday Tea continues this tradition, adding a dose of midday elegance to your visit.

The price for this immersive experience is $55 per ticket. Your ticket not only includes the captivating train ride but also grants you access to an unforgettable afternoon tea in the nostalgic atmosphere of our Homefront Tea Room.

Due to the exclusive nature of this event, reservations are required and can be made through the following link: The Homefront Tea Room

Mark your calendars now for the following dates: 6/16, 6/23, 6/30, 7/7, 7/14, 7/21, 7/28, 8/4, 8/11, 8/18, 8/25, 9/1, 9/8, 9/15, 9/22, 9/29, 10/6, 10/13, 10/20, and 10/27.

Hurry and book your spots today! With its charm and uniqueness, Friday Tea at the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum promises to be a hot ticket for tea lovers, history buffs, and anyone looking for a charming way to spend a Friday afternoon.