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Tea with Eleanor Memorial Day Sat to Columbus Day

Tea with Eleanor  Memorial Day Sat to Columbus Dayview larger photo Roosevelt International Park

June, July, August, September, October

(Every Day)

Location: Roosevelt International Park, Campobello Island, Wells-Shober Cottage

Expert guides tell of Eleanor Roosevelt's life on Campobello Island, and of her years of activism and public service, all accompanied by Eleanor's favourite blend of tea and a variety of delicious cookies. The linen-clothed tables and fine china recall the style and ambience of a bygone era. See a special exhibit of rare photos of Eleanor on Campobello Island and a sample of her My Day Columns. Come reflect on the simple joys of Eleanor's long and fascinating life.


Admission Fee: $14.00+tax (40 seats available); Children under 12 are FREE.  Monday-Sunday, 2 seatings daily:  1:00pm ADT / 12:00pm EDT and 4:00pm ADT / 3:00pm EDT

Reservations can be made on , or at the Roosevelt International Park Visitor Centre. 

Bonus:  Guests also receive a copy of a book of cookie recipes compiled by Eleanor's granddaughter.


Admission is FREE with Ticket (40 Seats Available) Monday-Sunday, one seating daily: 11:00am ADT / 10:00am EDT

Free tickets can be obtained at the Roosevelt International Park Visitor Centre.  Space is limited (first come, first served).

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The Visit Centre is open from Saturday following Victoria Day through Canadian Thanksgiving (Saturday prior to U.S. Memorial Day through U.S. Columbus Day).

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