Tours and Teas

A CHRISTMAS TEA WITH MR. DICKENS

“One of the most delightful traditions of Victorian Society was the practice of taking tea.”

—Henry James

 

Victorian TeaThis event offers two options for your group, a High Tea or Luncheon Tea. The Teas are held in a period Holiday setting with Victorian Holiday music performed by period-clad musicians and with the entire service staff also in costume, whose sole purpose is to make you feel like a queen. After a delicious tea, your guests are treated to a live one-man performance of Charles Dickens “A Christmas Carol” by Howard Burnham who is a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts of London, England.

The Teas have become an annual must-attend event for many…A True Holiday Tradition. Make it yours.

Dickens Christmas Tea

Howard Burnham, a true Shakespearian actor and a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts in London, shares the tale of Scrooge in a one-man production of Dickens own “A Christmas Carol.” This classic tale highlights the spirit of the holiday and all things good and just.

The Dickens Victorian Teas are an annual must attend holiday event that embodies the customary practice of this ritual as done by generations past. People of all ages from Grandchildren to Grandparents will enjoy the relaxed pace of this time honored tradition and have a memorable experience surely to be cherished by all.

Take part in this longstanding Tradition and join us this year.

 


HOLIDAY TRADITIONS OF THE LOW COUNTRY
GEORGETOWN CITY, HOUSE & PLANTATION TOUR 2018

As you journey to Georgetown, you will be entertained with a lively description of the Low Country Victorian Christmas Traditions and the history of their originating heritage from the combined ethnic groups that settled the area. Georgetown was first settled in 1526 by the Spanish, then abandoned and resettled by the English in 1769.

HOLIDAYS OF YORE – CHARLESTON CITY, MUSEUM & HOUSE TOUR
(BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!) 2018

The 350-year old port city of Charleston was just named the Number One City in the World to visit. This intriguing historic City tour is laced with descriptions of a multitude of Holiday traditions created by the combining of the English, German and African cultures of the early settlers resulting in holiday traditions and customs unique to the Low-Country with many still followed today.