The Wooby family has been in the hospitality business from 1840-1952 and it all started with a stagecoach stop in Allentown, NJ. They eventually moved to Lyndhurst, NJ where my great grandfather, Peter Wooby, built a …
The Restaurant Museum is a new and upcoming site that will change as we gather more information and grow.
We're looking forward to sponsorship and support from former restauranteurs and restaurant suppliers. We would like to have your support and suggestion, and are open to ideas of what you would like your Restaurant Museum to be.
Hopes for the Future
As a new virtual museum we hope to expand to traveling exhibits with objects and photographs and eventually have a physical site.
We will have a timeline showing the history of restaurants in the United States. Also, categories will be created for different nationalities as well as diverse subjects including famous restaurants in literature and in movies.
We believe it is important to pass on knowledge to future generations and to learn from history. Eventually The Restaurant Museum will expand to include education for new restauranteurs through blogs, forums, and link.