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Mansion on O Street Afternoon Tea

coweepooh | Dec 2, 201011:01 AM

We went this past summer and had no idea what to expect.

From the outside you couldn't tell this was a "Mansion" with a million rooms inside.

The afternoon tea I would not say is what you'd expect usually when you go to "tea" at the Ritz or Willard or even in the U.K.

It's a buffet assortment of things ranging from cakes to cookies to PB&J sandwiches to vegetable platters with ranch dip. I definitely saw some families and I think its a kid friendly place for sure--not fancy, but eclectic with tons of stuff.

My boyfriend calls this place cluttered but I found it fascinating, everything in there is from a certain event in history and each ornament and figuerine or newspaper clipping told a story (at least to me hehe).

Anyhow, here's some pics but I'd recommend it if you're looking for a place to bring some kiddos along too or something outside the normal afternoon tea experience :)

The Mansion on O Street
2020 O St NW, Washington D.C., DC 20036

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