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Afternoon Tea

The tea room is currently closed due to the most recent recommendations from health officials and our state government regarding COVID-19 and public gatherings during this period of time. If you have a reservation for tea before May 10, 2020, a member of Strathmore’s team will be calling you to reschedule your reservation for a future date and discuss additional options. Please call 301.581.5108 if you have any additional questions.

 

AFTERNOON TEA

Savor the Experience

The soothing sounds of local musicians fill the room as you enjoy Afternoon Tea in the cozy atmosphere of The Mansion at Strathmore. Strathmore’s Signature Blend Tea is specially made for us by Master Tea Blender John Harney of Connecticut and is served with a light lunch of delectable tea savories. 

Afternoon Teas: $25

Specialty Teas: $29

Tea begins at 1pm. Call 301.581.5108 for reservations. 

Pre-paid, non-refundable reservations are required.

Vegetarian option available; please request when placing your reservation. We regret that we are not able to accommodate kosher, vegan, or gluten-free requests. Menu items may contain or come into contact with wheat, eggs, peanuts, tree nuts, and milk.

 


Visit the Shop at Strathmore, located in the Mansion, for tea‑lightful gifts:

  • Strathmore Signature Blend Tea
  • Tea for Two Gift Certificates
  • and more!

Certificates can also be purchased by calling the Shop at 301.581.5175.

Read about Afternoon Tea in Thir-Tea and Fabulous from StrathmoreNews.

Tea Schedule         

Tuesday, May 12
Specialty Tea: Israeli Tea

Noreen Friedman, flute & Bob Wysong, guitar       
OPEN
Savor the flavor of Israel at this tea with your favorite foods and traditional music. 

Wednesday, May 13
Specialty Tea: Scottish Outlander Tea and Talk

Jo Morrison, harp & Wayne Morrison, bagpipes  
OPEN
Indulge your inner outlander with Highland fare and music. Following tea, learn more about outlander history from special guest Wayne Morrison
(Please note: this tea starts at 12:30pm and costs $35)

Tuesday, May 19
Specialty Tea: Eastern European Tea

Judith Mostyn White, harp  
OPEN
This unique tea features delicious dishes from Poland, Russia, Latvia, and Serbia.    

Wednesday, May 20
Rosalind Breslow, piano   
OPEN

Tuesday, May 26
Mike Gold, piano     
OPEN

Wednesday, May 27
Fran Hrastar, piano
SOLD OUT

Tuesday, June 2
Specialty Tea: Broadway Tea

Susan Bour, flute & Phil Bour, guitar 
OPEN
Start spreading the news! This tea features favorite show tunes and star-studded cuisine.

Wednesday, June 3
Specialty Tea: Broadway Tea

Mike Gold, piano    
OPEN 

Start spreading the news! This tea features favorite show tunes and star-studded cuisine.

Tuesday, June 9
John Dassoulas, piano
OPEN

Wednesday, June 10
Specialty Tea: For The Birds Tea

Judith Mostyn White, harp
OPEN   
Enjoy treats and tunes about our feathered friends.

Saturday, June 13
Specialty Tea: Etiquette Tea

*12:30pm Etiquette Talk/ 1pm Afternoon Tea
Robin Schultz, flute; Julianne Martinelli, flute; Jeff Burnett, guitar
OPEN 
Make Emily Post proud! Etiquette expert Iris Cox shares proper etiquette for teatime and social settings. Ideal for ages 12 & up.

Tuesday, June 16
Specialty Tea: Downton Abbey Tea

Susan Bour, flute & Phil Bour, guitar
OPEN       
Debutantes and dowagers alike love our elegant Downton Abbey Teas.

Wednesday, June 17
Specialty Tea: Downton Abbey Tea

Elizabeth Benforado, piano & dulcimer & Jay Benforado, guitar
OPEN   
Debutantes and dowagers alike love our elegant Downton Abbey Teas.

Tuesday, June 23
Karen Ashbrook, dulcimer & Paul Oorts, harp guitar
OPEN   

Wednesday, June 24
Specialty Tea: 1950s Tea

Dave Almy, guitar & Hal Gearhart, vocals
OPEN
Don your bobby sox for a ’50s flashback set to the tunes of Dean Martin, Elvis Presley, and more.

Tuesday, June 30
Specialty Tea: American Tea

Robin Schultz & Noreen Friedman, flute duo
OPEN 
Don’t throw your tea in the harbor—enjoy it at our Independence Day celebration with a patriotic repast and music.

Wednesday, July 1
Specialty Tea: American Tea

Susan Bour, flute & Phil Bour, guitar
OPEN
Don’t throw your tea in the harbor—enjoy it at our Independence Day celebration with a patriotic repast
and music.

Tuesday, July 7
Specialty Tea: French Tea

Noreen Friedman, flute & Bob Wysong, guitar
OPEN
Let them eat cake (and scones) at this tea for Francophiles featuring music and joie de vivre.

Wednesday, July 8
Specialty Tea: French Tea

MIN: Saïs Kamalidiin, flute & Rick Peralta, guitar
OPEN
Let them eat cake (and scones) at this tea for Francophiles featuring music and joie de vivre.

Saturday, July 11, 10:30am & 1:00pm 
Specialty Tea: Prince & Princess Tea
OPEN

We can be royals! Bring your most imaginative little ones, dressed up fancy for a magical day at the Mansion. Ideal for ages 4 & up. Story time follows tea.

Tuesday, July 14
Karen Ashbrook, dulcimer & Sophie Chang, cello
OPEN

Wednesday, July 15
Specialty Tea: Teddy Bear Tea

Judith Mostyn White, harp
OPEN
Bring Teddy to this tea featuring a child-friendly menu and sing-along. Ideal for ages 4 & up.

Tuesday, July 21
Fran Hrastar, piano
OPEN

Wednesday, July 22
Mike Gold, piano
OPEN

 

No Teas in August

Tea

 

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