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In the Secret Garden -
4th Annual Mother's Day Tea
Sunday, May 11
Seatings at 10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.
Museum Members $60; Public $70 Buy tickets
Please note: Reserved seating is assigned by ticket purchase date.
Join us for our popular Mother’s Day Tea! Celebrate this special day in the Museum’s historic ballroom where you’ll be transported to a magical garden and enjoy a special tea service—featuring a delicious an array of fine teas, petite scones, finger sandwiches, and butter cookies. Complimentary tours of the Museum will be available following the tea. This is the perfect way to treat your mom to an afternoon of luxury and relaxation.
During the event guests are invited to a special Trunk Show featuring hand crafted jewelry and home décor items from Julia Knight. Browse our eclectic selection of objects that transform the everyday into something wonderful.
Please note that in exchange for your reservation and/or ticket, you have authorized the Driehaus Museum to photograph, record, film, video tape, or otherwise use your likeness, performance, image, and/or voice for use in general and/or program-related Driehaus Museum promotional materials. If for any reason, you do not wish to be photographed, please provide your name(s) at registration that evening.
Nickerson Lecture: Japan Craze
Thursday, September 17
Learn why Western artists began incorporating Japanese motifs and aesthetic principles into their work becoming known as "Japonisme". Read more
Friend or Foe
Wednesday, September 30
Enjoy the ensemble Baroque Band, as they perform suites and sonatas with the Modern Cello and the Baroque Viola Da Gamba. Read more
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