Afternoon Tea

The soothing sounds of local musicians fill the room, as you enjoy Afternoon Tea in the cozy atmosphere of The Shapiro Music Room at Strathmore.

Strathmore 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: $24 per person (Stars Price $21.60)
Specialty Teas: $28 per person (Stars Price $25.20)

Tea begins at 1pm

 

Call 301.581.5108 for reservations. Pre-paid, non-refundable reservations required.

Vegetarian options are available; please be sure to request a vegetarian meal when making your reservation.

Tea for Two gift certificates make great gifts! To purchase, call 301.581.5175 or visit the Shop at Strathmore located in the Mansion.

Strathmore celebrates 30 years of Afternoon Tea. Read more.

Tea

 

Select your tea from the below list, which notes the tea room performer(s) and whether reservations are open. To reserve your spot, call 301.581.5108.
Specialty teas are listed in bold.


Tuesday, March 28        
Mike Gold, piano 
OPEN

Wednesday, March 29
Rosalind Breslow, piano 
OPEN

Tuesday, April 4 
Noreen Friedman, flute & Bob Wysong, guitar 
OPEN

Wednesday, April 5  
Mike Gold, piano 
OPEN

Saturday, April 8  
Susan Bour, flute & Phil Bour, guitar 
SOLD OUT

Tuesday, April 11
Japanese Tea
Washington Toho Koto Society
OPEN
A Strathmore tradition of Japanese food and Koto music for the Cherry Blossom season. 

Wednesday, April 12
Becky Dukes, piano 
OPEN

Tuesday, April 18    
Historic Tea & Tour
John Dassoulas, piano
OPEN
Go back into time with an old-fashion tea and an in-depth look at the Strathmore Mansion.

Wednesday, April 19
Scottish Outlander Tea
SOLD OUT
Jo Morrison, harp & Wayne Morrison, bagpipes
Indulge your inner Outlander at this festive tea, complete with Highland fare and music.

Tuesday, April 25
OPEN
Noreen Friedman, flute & Bob Wysong, guitar 

Wednesday, April 26
Scandinavian Tea
Judith Mostyn White, harp  
OPEN
A special tea to appreciate traditional food and music from Sweden and Norway by Judith Mostyn White. 

Tuesday, May 2
Sue Richards, harp      
OPEN

Wendesday, May 3   
Mike Gold, piano 
OPEN

Tuesday, May 9
Israeli Tea
Noreen Friedman, flute & Bob Wysong, guitar
OPEN
Experience our Israel Tea with authentic food and music by Noreen Friedman and Bob Wysong.

Wednesday, May 10
Mother’s Appreciation Tea
Susan Bour, flute & Phil Bour, guitar 
Give a surprising treat to that extraordinary woman in your life with these specialty teas.

Saturday, May 13
Mother’s Appreciation Tea
Elizabeth Benforado, dulcimer & Jay Benforado, guitar 
SOLD OUT
Give a surprising treat to that extraordinary woman in your life with these specialty teas.

Tuesday, May 16
Karen Ashbrook, dulcimer, Paul Oorts, harp guitar & Carrie Rose, flute 
OPEN

Wednesday, May 17
Lilly Chang, piano 
OPEN

Tuesday, May 23
Meg Baker, harp & piano 
OPEN

Wednesday, May 24
Norm Katz, piano 
OPEN

Tuesday, May 30  
Eastern European Tea
Judith Mostyn White, harp 
OPEN
Relish delicious food and old-style music from Poland, Russia, Latvia & Serbia.

Wednesday, May 31
Fran Hrastar, piano 
OPEN

Tuesday, June 6
John Dassoulas, piano
OPEN

Wednesday, June 7
Mike Gold, piano

Saturday, June 10
Irish Tea
Karen Ashbrook, dulcimer and wooden flute & Paul Oorts, harp guitar
OPEN
Bringing back the St. Patrick’s day celebration this June with Irish food, tea and traditional Celtic music. 

Tuesday, June 13
Carol Rose Duane, harp & piano
OPEN

Tuesday, June 20
Noreen Friedman, flute & Bob Wysong, guitar
OPEN

Wednesday, June 21
Children's Authors Tea
Becky Dukes, piano
OPEN
Meet local children’s authors and purchase their works to help start your child’s summer reading.

Saturday, June 24
Irish Tea

Michael Winch, fiddle; Zan Mcleo, guitar & Madeline Waters, cello
OPEN
Bringing back the St. Patrick’s day celebration this June with Irish food, tea and traditional Celtic music. 

Tuesday, June 27
American Tea

Susan Bour, flute & Phil Bour, guitar
OPEN
Celebrating Independence Day with special American-style food and patriotic music.  

Wednesday, June 28
American Tea
Noreen Friedman & Robin Schultz, flute duo
OPEN
Celebrating Independence Day with special American-style food and patriotic music.  

Saturday, July 1
American Tea

Dave Almy, guitar & Cheryl Gearhart, vocalist
OPEN
Celebrating Independence Day with special American-style food and patriotic music.

Saturday, July 8
Prince & Princess Tea

Seatings at 10:30am & 1pm
OPEN
Dress up, savor fancy food, meet Strathmore’s Royal Court, and enjoy a magical story afterwards. (Recommended ages 4 & up) 

Tuesday, July 11
French Tea

Noreen Friedman, flute & Bob Wysong, guitar
OPEN
An early Bastille Day celebration with French fare and wonderful French tunes. Vive la France!

Wednesday, July 12
Mike Gold, piano
OPEN

Tuesday, July 18
Teddy Bear Tea Party

Judith Mostyn White, harp
OPEN
A fun-filled tea for your child and their favorite teddy bear or stuffed animal. Enjoy a child-friendly menu & children’s music to sing along. (Recommended ages: 4 and up)

Wednesday, July 19
Noreen Friedman & Robin Schutlz, flute duo
OPEN

Tuesday, July 25
Susan Bour, flute & Phil Bour, guitar

Wednesday, July 26
Ellen Tennenbaum, piano
OPEN

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