Today at Ford House

In celebration of the holidays, we’re throwing a tea party. Bring your friends and loved ones for an elegant tea service with small bites and sweets in our beautiful Lake Shore Room overlooking Ford Cove and Lake St. Clair. After the tea, take a stroll at your own pace through the historic home and spend time enjoying the Christmas decor.

Tea Service Menu 
– Variety of scones with Blackberry preserves and Chantilly cream

– Tea Sandwiches:

  • Roast squash, pesto (nut-free) , onion jam, and arugula on wholegrain bread
  • Honey roast ham, fig jam, and goat cheese on white bread
  • Classic egg salad and watercress on brioche

– Canapes

  • Mini cone with mascarpone and smoked salmon
  • Pomegranate and Brie phyllo bite
  • Beef wellington

– Dessert

  • Peppermint Bark
  • Pecan diamond Macaroon
  • White chocolate truffle

– Tea

  • Citrus Chamomile
  • Dragon Well
  • Early Grey
  • English Breakfast

What to wear? It’s a great excuse to wear your favorite hat or party dress, but you may want to wear shoes comfortable enough for walking the grounds and going up and down stairs.

Admission: $55 for members, $75 for non-members.

Dates Available:

December 8:   12 p.m., 12:15 p.m., and 12:30 p.m.

December 22: 12 p.m., 12:15 p.m., and 12:30 p.m.

*Member-only sale begins October 4.  General public sale begins October 11. Members, to access tickets, please log into your account.

All sales are final, no refunds are given.