Victorian Tea Party
- Heritage Village of the Southern Finger Lakes
- 73 West Pulteney Street
- Corning, NY 14830
- May 4, 2019 to May 4, 2019
Join us as we enjoy the vintage atmosphere of our 1796 Inn, linger over a cup of tea and indulge in a variety of scrumptious sandwiches, scones and desserts. The event will have a Kentucky Derby theme and will include raffles, door prizes, photo opportunities, and a vintage hat and accessories exhibit, featuring a beautiful selection of items from the Historical Society’s collection.
The party will be held from 3:00 - 6:00 PM, with tea commencing at 4:00 PM. Guests are invited to stay and watch the Kentucky Derby at 6:15 PM. We encourage attendees to wear dressy attire and their favorite hat, as is customary for high tea.
Ticket price is $25. Limited seating available and tickets must be purchased by April 24. Please call (607) 937-5281 to make your reservation or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Benjamin Patterson Inn is home to the Corning-Painted Post Historical Society. On site are the 1796 Benjamin Patterson Inn, the Wixon Road log cabin c. 1850, the Starr Barn, the 1878 Browntown one-room schoolhouse, and the Cooley blacksmith shop c. 1870 (operational). Off site in Painted Post is the Painted-Post Erwin Depot Museum housed in a restored D, L&W Railroad Depot c. 1881. Admission: $2 Students, $3.50 Seniors, $4 Adults and Group rates.
Heritage Village of the Southern Finger Lakes is part of the Points of Inspiration Architecture Trail. For more information and stops on the trail, visit www.pointsofinspiration.net.