newsDenis Waterford 9105453

Exciting news for all of our followers!

Because we have so many exciting items and stories to tell, we can’t always share them all with you here, but starting today, we’ll be sharing a blog with you every Tuesday and Thursday with colourful tales and quirky stories as well as some behind the scenes looks at what we do here at the museum!

First up: The scandalous history of hot chocolate. Did you know that cafés which sold hot chocolate were once the homes of betting, and other disreputable behaviour? Or that chocolate itself was considered a borderline sinful drink which could only be drunk by the super rich? Read on to learn all about it at our blog here: Waterford Treasures Blog