Atrium
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In architecture, an atrium (plural atria or atriums in both British and American English) is a large open air or skylight covered space surrounded by a building. [from wikipedia]
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Pub Food
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Just off the atrium, a British pub served the occasional free lunch. The free offerings were: fish and chips, bangers and mash, steak and kidney pie, etc.


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Map Carpet
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The carpeting in one area was a fictional map of the world showing sailing ships on small oceans.


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Art Deco Elevator
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The exit from the elevator into the atrium was decorated in an art deco theme.


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Merchandise For Sale
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The top floor of the atrium was often filled with merchandise for sale.


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Atrium Bar
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The atrium bar featured lots of seating with views out the windows of the sea. It allowed tourists to drink during the day.


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Miner Theme
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(Date Photographed: 12:09:42 Monday 1 June 2015)
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The balconies of the atrium were decorated with gold mining themes.


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Curved Staircases
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In addition to several elevators, curved staircases allowed access to all levels of the atrium.


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Rest At Bottom
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Some people, having walked down two flights of stairs, had to rest before continuing their exploration.


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Two Levels Of Balconies
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Two levels of balconies allowed many to lean and watch what happened on other floors.


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Gatsby's Casino
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Gatsby's casino was accessible directly from the bottom floor of the atrium.


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Video Drink Mixing Lesson
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(Date Photographed: 12:12:58 Monday 1 June 2015)
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A drink mixing lesson took place on the bottom level of the atrium. The mixer displayed great talent at juggling bottles.


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Espresso Machine
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An espresso machine worked to provide free fancy coffees to those with a Coffee Club card.


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Dessert Deli
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A dessert delicatessen severed free pastries to all those with an unsatisfied sweet tooth.


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Tall Banner
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(Date Photographed: 12:15:47 Monday 1 June 2015)
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A tall banner hung from the atrium ceiling and displayed Alaska miners toiling to find Yukon gold.


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