It was newly restored to its original 1900 state and WOW, they spared no expense. It is beautiful. The ice cream was a little pricey, but if you look at it as an entrance free ($9.00 including tip for a root beer float and banana split) than I got myself a deal! Noah disagrees.
Plus, you can't really put a price on the smile Alex had when he was handed his gigantic mug filled with ice cream and root beer goodness (I didn't catch that one on the camera, but in the words of MasterCard it was Priceless).