We are excited to welcome back tea programs at Peachfield. Visitors will enjoy a tower tea service followed by a 45-60 minute presentation. Admission is $35 per person and pre-paid registration is required. Any food allergies and sensitivities must be communicated at least two weeks ahead of time to allow appropriate accommodations.
To register online for one of the tea events below, please click on the tea you would like to make a reservation for. If you wish to register via email and send a payment via check, please make checks payable to “NSCDA- NJ” and send to: Peachfield, 180 Burrs Road, Westampton, NJ 08060. Checks will be returned if no seats are available, checks may be held upon written request in case seats become available.
Blue Willow Tea
Sunday, February 19, 2023, 2:00pm – 4:00pm
Featuring Linda Boyd
Tea Expert, NSCDA-NJ
The history of women, protest, and afternoon tea have a few interesting intersections in American history. From the Edenton Tea Party to Gilded Age suffragists, tea expert Linda Boyd will guide us through how women advocated for independence and suffrage from their tea tables dating back to the 18th century.
Mrs. Harker’s Tea
Sunday, April 16, 2023, 2:00pm – 4:00pm
Featuring Kim Hanley
American Historical Theatre
Known as an intelligent, well-spoken hostess entrenched in early American history, Dorothy Quincy Hancock, interpreted by Kim Hanley of American Historical Theatre, will visit Peachfield for an afternoon of tales and first-hand accounts of her experiences during the American Revolution and the federal period in New England.
Sunday, May 21, 2023, 2:00pm – 4:00pm
Jessica Solomon, Executive Director of the Jewish Heritage Museum of Monmouth County, will share a presentation on Rabbi Sally Priesand, America’s First Female Rabbi who is still alive today making positive change in the Monmouth County region.