A china tea cup and saucer surrounded by a sugar bowl, milk jug, cake stand, silver tea pot and postcard of Alberton. Alberton, Heritage New Zealand.

Devonshire Tea at Alberton


AccessibleCentral Auckland
Date

Saturday 30 September, Sunday 1 October, Saturday 14 October and Sunday 15 October, 10.30am-3pm

Venue

Alberton

100 Mt Albert Road, Mt Albert

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Cost

Adults: $10
Children: free
Tea and scones: $6 per person

Enquiries

No bookings required

Website

alberton.co.nz

facebook.com/Alberton1863

Details

Step back in time to experience a classic afternoon tea in a homestead once inhabited by Auckland's high society.

Enjoy light English scones with cream and jam, and tea or coffee served from vintage china and antique silverware.

Soak up the beauty of this 1863 mansion and heritage garden as you are served on Alberton's veranda or in the grand ballroom by Alberton's team of dedicated volunteers.

Bring along the family to explore the house and learn about Auckland's early car owners in an exhibition, Here Come the Kerr Taylors. Check out vintage vehicles belonging to members of the Chevrolet Enthusiasts Club and pose for a few photos.





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