Elegant Indulgence: The History and Rituals of Afternoon Tea (Virtual)

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Program Description


How and when did the custom of enjoying tea in the late afternoon begin? Why was afternoon tea so important for the Edwardians? Do you really have to hold your teacup with your pinky up? Explore the history, artistry, and enduring appeal of afternoon tea.

This event is virtual and will take place on Zoom

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