Afternoon Tea by the Sea

Afternoon Tea by the Sea

When: Thursday, August 30, 2007 seating from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Where: Beauport, Gloucester, Mass.

Phone: 978-283-0800

Admission: $18 Historic New England members, $28 nonmembers

Please note: registration required

Savor a light afternoon tea on the terrace at Beauport, which offers a spectacular view of Gloucester Harbor. Built on the rocks overlooking the harbor, Beauport’s unique design showcases Henry Davis Sleeper’s whimsical collection of china, folk art, and colored glass. Following each three-course seating is a tour of Beauport, Henry Davis Sleeper’s summer home. Rain or shine.