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Filoli is open Tuesday through Sunday from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Afternoon Tea at Filoli

Tea Reservations

Price: $50 members; $60 non–members and includes general admission to the House and Garden.
*Special October 25 Tea is $65 members; $75 non–members. Champagne is served.

Reservations are made through Member Services, Monday through Friday, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm, (650) 364–8300, ext. 508.

Beginning Monday, January 23, 2017 at 9:00am, reservations open for the February 22 (sold out), March 22 (sold out), and April 26 (sold out) teas.

Beginning Monday, April 24, 2017 at 9:00am, reservations open for the May 24, June 28, and July 12 and 26 teas.

Beginning Monday, July 24, 2017 at 9:00am, reservations open for the August 23, September 27, and October 25 teas.

Experience this lovely tradition in the relaxing and gracious ambiance of Filoli. Enjoy delicious sandwiches, seasonal salads, scones with fresh lemon curd and pastries presented on linen tablecloths. Tea is served in our beautiful collection of china teacups, donated through the years by Filoli members and volunteers.

Art Exhibit at FiloliAfternoon Tea at Filoli, a lovely tradition.

This popular Filoli event is perfect for meeting friends or small group events. Afternoon Tea takes place the fourth Wednesday of each month, February through October as well as July 12. Seating is limited. Reservations are required.

The Afternoon Tea menu changes monthly and is a fixed menu that includes assorted tea sandwiches, mini-pastries and other seasonal delectables. Unfortunately, we are unable to accommodate any special dietary requests. Filoli monthly teas are appropriate for children eight years and older.

Tea Times and Dates
Seating begins at 1:00 pm and teas take place on the following 2017 dates: February 22 (sold out), March 22 (sold out), April 26 (sold out), May 24, June 28, July 12, July 26, August 23, September 27, October 25.

All tea guests receive a confirmation postcard by mail. Tea reservations are non–refundable and non–exchangeable.

Ask about our guided house and garden tours before or after your afternoon tea.