"Thank you for a wonderful step back in time and delicious, beautifully prepared breakfasts. You are to be commended for your hard work and dedication in keeping this grand piece of history alive. You are doing something very special here. Best wishes for continued success."

Bob & Pam,
Coronado, CA

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Historic Bed and Breakfast in Bloomington, Illinois

Welcome to the Vrooman Mansion, a bed & breakfast inn, located in the heart of Bloomington/Normal, Illinois. The Vrooman Mansion is a historical estate situated in the quiet neighborhood of Dimmitt's Grove and offers the utmost in privacy and luxury.

This bed & breakfast allows guests to explore the fine restaurants, shops, and attractions of Central Illinois while providing a welcoming and comfortable home base. Guests can choose from a myriad of activities offered by the surrounding communities - as long as they can pull themselves away from their luxurious accommodations. Because of its central location-just off of I-55, I-74, Route 39 and Historic Route 66 - the Vrooman Mansion is a great place for friends and family to meet. In addition, its relative proximity to the larger cities of Chicago, St. Louis, and Indianapolis makes for an ideal weekend getaway for city dwellers.

Make your reservation today for a pampered and luxurious experience at the beautiful and historic Vrooman Mansion.


"The Beauty Of A Victorian Garden" Afternoon Tea

Vrooman Mansion Bed & Breakfast

701 E. Taylor St.

Bloominton, IL 61701

Saturday, June 13th, 2015

Two Seatings Available ~ 1:00 until 2:30 p.m. and 3:30 until 5:00 p.m.

Join The Tea Ladies for a perfect summer afternoon tea in the parlors at the Vrooman Manssion. Enjoy a generous and delsightful afternoon tea buffet presented by the Vrooman Mansion. After tea, The Tea Ladies will present a program all about Victorian gardens, the language of flowers, secrets of fan speak, and the hidden messages of tussie mussies. Victorians loved the sanctuary of their gardens and encouraged the fairies to prtect them! Be sure to wear your lovely garden hat and step back in time with us for just a little while.

Please call as reservations are filling up quickly.


Ticket cost is $32.00 per person with pre-paid reservations required.

For tea reservations only, please call Nancy at 1-309-827-2200.

Make this into a Girls Weekend and stay the night!

For overnight accommodations, call Vrooman Mansion.





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Vrooman Mansion
Pam & Dana Kowalewski, Hosts

701 East Taylor Street
Bloomington, IL 61701

Phone: 309.828.8816
Toll Free: 877.346.6488
Fax: 309.828.2596