"Foynes Flying Boat & Maritime Museum" 0 Euro Banknote
The fourth of the upcoming 0 Euro Banknotes that will be released in June shows a stunning collage that captures the essence of the Flying Boat & Maritime Museum in Foynes. This Euro Souvenir is dedicated to the 30th anniversary of the museum in 2019.
What better way is there to celebrate such an important anniversary than by issuing an own banknote? It will be a beautiful keepsake for visitors of the museum, and certainly a well-sought item by the international community of collectors of the 0 Euro banknotes. Once the notes are printed, they can be ordered from the online shop on the museum's website.
Some information about the museum and the motif:
The Origin of Irish Coffee
Here's the story of the world's most famous drink:
Foynes and flying boats are closely connected to Irish coffee, playing a significant role in the invention of this favorite Irish treat. Of course, as with anything in Ireland, the weather played a role, too.
chef-joe-sheridan-01In 1943, Brendan O’Regan opened a restaurant and coffee shop in the Foynes terminal building. It quickly became regarded as one of the best restaurants in Ireland. Chef Joe Sheridan, originally from Castlederg, County Tyrone, had been recruited by O’Regan to run the kitchen.