Main content
City of Alexandria Homepage
  • Calendar
  • Tea with Martha Washington (Girl Scouts)
  • Saturday, May 23  •  64°Fair Air Quality: Green
    CloseWeather Forecast
    Today: High 73° Low 55°
    Mostly ClearAir Quality: Green
    Sun: High 85° Low 64°
    Mostly SunnyAir Quality: Yellow
    Mon: High 87° Low 66°
    Mostly SunnyAir Quality: Yellow
    Tue: High 91° Low 69°
    Partly CloudyAir Quality: Yellow
    Wed: High 90° Low 69°
    PM Thunderstorms
    Alert
    Memorial Day Holiday Schedule of Services -- Updated 5/22/2015 11:22:10 AM

    All Alexandria City government offices will be closed on Monday, May 25, in observance of the Memorial Day holiday.

    City of Alexandria, VA City of Alexandria, VA
    Calendar of Events

    Tea with Martha Washington (Girl Scouts)

    Title:Tea with Martha Washington (Girl Scouts)
    Date & Time:Sat Feb 23, 2013 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    Location:Gadsby's Tavern Museum, 134 N. Royal St. (Map This)
    Event Details:Tea at Gadsby's Tavern
    Tea at Gadsby's Tavern
    Ever wonder how the first First Lady entertained her guests? What is the proper way to hold a teacup with no handles? Here is your chance to experience history with Martha Washington as she discusses 18th century tea customs as well as clothing of the period. 18th century tea includes the museum's special blend of tea, pound cake, dried fruit, and assortment of cookies. Ideal for Girl Scout groups (etiquette helps meet some badge requirements) and families with kids grades 2nd and older. Party attire requested.
    Link:https://cheyenne.alexandriava.gov/cgi-bin/oha_shop/scan/st=db/co=yes/sf=category/tf=category/se=Tea%20Parties/va=banner_image=/va=banner_text=.html
    Contact Phone No.:703.746.4242
    Contact Email:gadsbys.tavern@alexandriava.gov
    Fees:$25 per person, Reservations required, tickets may be purchased at the link above. Special group price of $20 for reservations of 6 or more. Activity patch available for purchase at the event.
    Audience:Anyone may attend
    Tags:Gadsby's Tavern, Museums, Youth


    For event details visit http://www.alexandriava.gov/c/4666QR Code

    Office of Communications
    301 King St., Room 3500
    Alexandria, VA 22314
    703.746.3960
    Fax: 703.838.6343
    E-mail

    Office Hours:
    Monday - Friday,
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.