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The Grand Victorian Tea

The Grand Victorian Tea

Sep 22, 2019 @ 4:00 pm8:00 pm

Mount Vernon Hotel Museum and Garden


Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

Attend a proper all-ages tea party in a lovely garden attached to a historical hotel museum. Nibble on finger sandwiches, scones and fancies made by a historical chef from antique recipes, play Victorian garden games, including Game of Graces and Battledore and Shuttlecock, and have your portrait drawn by hand. 1800s- 1910s summer garden party attire with all white, cream, and pastel colors encouraged. In case of rain, outdoor covering provided. Includes museum admission.

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