Tea with Eleanor
June, July, August, September, October
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.
Memorial Day Saturday to Columbus Day - last day October 7th.
NEW! - RESERVED TEA - GUARANTEE YOUR SEAT!
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 FDR.net , 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).
*****Crossing the border will require a passport.
For more information:
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).