The Tea Room’s First Afternoon Tea Since Its Restoration
DES MOINES, Iowa -- Thursday afternoon The Tea Room in downtown Des Moines opens its doors to the first public "Afternoon Tea" since the event center's restoration. The Tea Room's business development manager Mark Nelson said he gets multiple phone calls and emails a day asking if The Tea Room will open again for lunch, just as it had back in the mid - 1900s and early 2000s.