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Tea with Eleanor

Tea with Eleanorview larger photo Roosevelt International Park

May, June, July, August, September, October

(Every Day)

Location: Roosevelt International Park, Wells-Shober Cottage, 520 Route 774, Welshpool, New Brunswick

Expert interpreters 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 delicious cookies.

"Tea with Eleanor" takes place twice daily: a free seating at 11:00 am Atlantic Time (for which tickets can only be picked up on the day of the event), and a reserved paid seating at 3:00 pm Atlantic Time. The event lasts approximately 60 minutes.

Memorial Day Saturday to Columbus Day


Admission Fee: $14.00

Reservations can be made at  , 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.

Wells-Shober Cottage is located across the main road (Route 774) from the Visitor Centre, Roosevelt Cottage, and Administration Centre. Driving from Lubec, Maine, continue past the Park main entrance for approximately 500 ft. The entrance to Wells-Shober Cottage will be on your right, immediately following a baseball field. Parking is available at Wells-Shober Cottage or at the RCIP Visitor Centre.

For more information:


877-851-6663 (toll-free)

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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