R. Charlton’s Coffeehouse

R. Charlton Coffeehouse
R. Charlton Coffeehouse

The World of the Coffeehouse

Step back into the Revolution in this newly reconstructed building and learn about the fashionable world of the coffeehouse, rife with political discussions and gossip. Sample coffee, tea, or velvety chocolate—prepared in the 18th-century manner.

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Schedule of
Operation:

Hours effective through
Jan. 27, 2017

This location and will be closed January 3–27, 2017
during our Winter 2017 Limited Schedule.

Ticket Required?
check Yes
ticketCW Admission
About this Historic Site: placeholder Walking Tour

Upcoming Events at Charlton’s Coffeehouse Events

Jan 31
9:30 AM
Secrets of the Chocolate Maker
Almost everyone loves chocolate--especially in cooking. Find out how chocolate was used in 18th-century recipes and learn about the work involved in making it--roasting, shelling, and crushing the cocoa beans, then flavoring with spices.
Feb 7
9:30 AM
Secrets of the Chocolate Maker
Almost everyone loves chocolate--especially in cooking. Find out how chocolate was used in 18th-century recipes and learn about the work involved in making it--roasting, shelling, and crushing the cocoa beans, then flavoring with spices.
Feb 14
9:30 AM
Secrets of the Chocolate Maker
Almost everyone loves chocolate--especially in cooking. Find out how chocolate was used in 18th-century recipes and learn about the work involved in making it--roasting, shelling, and crushing the cocoa beans, then flavoring with spices.
Feb 21
9:30 AM
Secrets of the Chocolate Maker
Almost everyone loves chocolate--especially in cooking. Find out how chocolate was used in 18th-century recipes and learn about the work involved in making it--roasting, shelling, and crushing the cocoa beans, then flavoring with spices.
Handicap AccessibilityRamp on the west side and a small staff-inserted ramp at the thresholds of the entrance and exit doors.