Tea for Four at Blithewold

Bidding Supports: Roger Williams Park Zoo (Providence, RI)

Item Number
$100 USD
Online Close:
Jun 27, 2022 12:00 PM EDT  –  Bid Extension
Bid History:
22 Bids

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Get outside with some friends on one of Blithewold's porches for a cup of hot tea or iced tea, and freshly baked scones with clotted cream. Catch-up while enjoying a beautiful view of the Bay and Blithewold's gardens.

Come in, sit down, relax, and enjoy the moment. 

Blithewold, a 33 - acre summer estate with grand views of Narragansett Bay, is nationally significant in American history as one of the most fully developed and authentic examples of the Country Place era. The property features a 45-room mansion filled with family heirlooms framed by a series of lovely gardens that range in character from mysterious to exotic, and from poetic to practical. An exceptional collection of rare and unusual plants, specimen trees, an accessible greenhouse, and whimsical stonework project a character that is romantic, fresh and inspiring -- and unique to Blithewold.


Item Special Note

Value of tea ($100) can be applied to a spring or winter Blithewold tea. Reservations must be made in advance. Tea for Two good for the 2022 season only.

Mansion is open April through October, Tuesday through Sunday.

Tea dates and availability are subject to change, and are by reservation only.

Items will be mailed to winning bidder upon auction close.