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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.
Mrs. Thorne's World of Miniatures
Saturday, February 21 and March 7
Join us for our first Book Club of the New Year. Read more
The Story Behind Selected Jewels- Sold Out!
Thursday, March 19
Curator Elyse Zorn Karlin presents insights into the art jewelry genre. Read more
Saturday, April 11
Join us for a lively discussion of The Collection which explores the glamorous world of haute couture through the eyes of a young girl working as a seamstress at one of the most intriguing fashion houses in history. Read more
My Fair Audrey
Friday, April 17
Join Driehaus Museum favorite Hilary Feldman accompanied by Beckie Menzie in a musical tribute to Audrey Hepburn. Read more
Crab Tree Farm: Exploring the Arts and Crafts Movement
Saturday, April 18
Join us this spring for a new travel tour which takes us to Lake Bluff, Illinois to visit Crab Tree Farm, a private estate with farm buildings that display Arts and Crafts collections in settings that have been purposely designed to reflect the aesthetics of the movement. Read more
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