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Holiday Teas

Event Date:  December 13, 2020 - 11:00am Take a break from the hustle and bustle and enjoy afternoon tea in the calming atmosphere of Montpelier's elegant east wing. Tea includes fine finger sandwiches, scrumptious cakes and pastries, buttery scones, and your choice of two quality loose leaf teas. Time: 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM Time Details: Location Montpelier Historic Site 9650 Muirkirk Rd Laurel, MD 20708 United States See map: Google Maps

Holiday Teas

Event Date:  December 12, 2020 - 11:00am Take a break from the hustle and bustle and enjoy afternoon tea in the calming atmosphere of Montpelier's elegant east wing. Tea includes fine finger sandwiches, scrumptious cakes and pastries, buttery scones, and your choice of two quality loose leaf teas. Time: 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM Time Details: Location Montpelier Historic Site 9650 Muirkirk Rd Laurel, MD 20708 United States See map: Google Maps

Holiday Teas

Event Date:  December 11, 2020 - 11:00am - 12:30pm Take a break from the hustle and bustle and enjoy afternoon tea in the calming atmosphere of Montpelier's elegant east wing. Tea includes fine finger sandwiches, scrumptious cakes and pastries, buttery scones, and your choice of two quality loose leaf teas. Time: 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Time Details: Arrive an hour early to see Montpelier's holiday decorations, and to take a self-guided tour of Montpelier (included in tea price). Holiday Teas also offered on Dec. 12 and 13 at 11 AM and 2 PM. See the calendar for details. Cost: Location Montpelier Mansion 9650 Muirkirk Rd Laurel, MD 20708 United States See map: Google Maps

Garlands and Greens

Event Date:  December 8, 2020 - 11:00am - January 2, 2021 - 4:00pm See Montpelier adorned in all the holiday trimmings. Local community groups deck the halls and rooms. A self-guided tour booklet is available upon request. All ages welcome While you're here, stop in the Artists’ Boutique (through Dec. 22) for original, locally made jewelry, clothing, accessories, and ornaments. Great place to find unique holiday gifts. Time Details: December 8-January 2; Closed December, 24, 25 & 26 and January 1 Cost: $5/adults $4/ages 60+ $2/ages 5-18 Free/ages 4 and under http://pgparks.com/Calendar.aspx?EID=13543&month=12&year=2020&day=8&calT... Location Montpelier Mansion 9650 Muirkirk Rd Laurel, MD 20708 United States See map: Google Maps
Event Date:  November 7, 2020 - 2:00pm Get a glimpse of the women of Montpelier’s past through their textiles – like gowns, quilts, and samplers – now in our collection. Learn some tips for caring for your own delicate antique textiles. Adults. While you're here, visit the Beyond Needleart Exhibit, featuring fiber art of all kinds by skilled local artisans, and the Artists' Boutique, a great place to find unique holiday gifts. Cost: $10/ residents; $15/non-residents. RSVP Time: 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM http://pgparks.com/Calendar.aspx?EID=13541&month=11&year=2020&day=7&calT... Location Montpelier Mansion 9650 Muirkirk Rd Laurel, MD 20708 United States See map: Google Maps

Tea with the Dearly Departed - Evening Program!

Event Date:  October 24, 2020 - 4:00pm Our Halloween themed tea features ghoulish décor, delicious tea fare, and if you’re so inclined, wonderfully scary costumes! Reservations and advance payment required by Wednesday, Oct. 21. Time: 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Cost: $31 + tax/person; $27 + tax/Friends of Montpelier http://pgparks.com/Calendar.aspx?EID=12995&month=10&year=2020&day=24&cal... Location Montpelier Mansion 9650 Muirkirk Rd Laurel, MD 20708 United States See map: Google Maps

Queen Bee Tea

Event Date:  May 9, 2020 - 11:00am - 2:00pm Treat mom, grandma or a special friend to tea in Montpelier’s beautiful East Wing. Enjoy a prix fixe menu of fine finger sandwiches, scrumptious cakes and pastries, buttery scones, and your choice of two quality loose leaf teas, served on china and tiered stands. Call ahead for reservations. Advance payment is required. Time: 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM Time Details: Also offered at 2 PM. Cost: Tickets: $31 (plus tax); Friends of Montpelier: $27 (plus tax) http://pgparks.com/Calendar.aspx?EID=12297&month=5&year=2020&day=9&calTy... Location Montpelier Mansion 9650 Muirkirk Rd Laurel, MD 20708 United States See map: Google Maps

Chocolate Lovers’ Tea

Event Date:  March 21, 2020 - 11:00am - 12:30pm An elegant tea starring that most heavenly of confections - chocolate! A lovely way to celebrate the sweetness of food, friends, and family. We’ll also serve a prix fixe menu of fine finger sandwiches, scrumptious cakes and pastries, buttery scones, and your choice of two quality loose leaf teas, served on china and tiered stands. Call ahead for reservations. Advance payment is also required. Time: 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM Cost: Tickets-$31 (plus tax); Friends of Montpelier-$27 (plus tax). http://pgparks.com/Calendar.aspx?EID=12289&month=3&year=2020&day=21&calT... Location Montpelier Mansion 9650 Muirkirk Rd Laurel, MD 20708 United States See map: Google Maps

Chesapeake Woodturners Exhibit

Event Date:  Repeats every week until Sun Apr 26 2020 except Wed Mar 25 2020, Wed Apr 01 2020, Wed Apr 08 2020, Sun Apr 12 2020, Wed Apr 15 2020, Wed Apr 22 2020, Wed Apr 29 2020. March 19, 2020 - 11:00am - April 26, 2020 - 4:00pm The rooms of Montpelier will be filled with exquisite wood pieces, hand-turned by members of the Chesapeake Woodturners. Come enjoy the uniqueness of this craft and art form presented in a fashion in which you'll surely be impressed! Wood-turning demonstrations will be given on Saturdays on April, 11 am-4 pm, weather permitting (please call to verify). The opening reception is scheduled for, Sunday, March 29, 2020, from 1 to 4 pm. Time: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM Cost: FREE! Ages: All ages are welcome http://pgparks.com/Calendar.aspx?EID=12255&month=3&year=2020&day=19&calT... Location Montpelier Mansion 9650 Muirkirk Rd Laurel, MD 20708 United States See map: Google Maps

Rightfully Hers: American Women and the Vote—YOW Event!

Event Date:  Repeats every week until Mon Aug 31 2020 except Wed Mar 04 2020, Wed Mar 11 2020, Wed Mar 18 2020, Wed Mar 25 2020, Wed Apr 01 2020, Wed Apr 08 2020, Sun Apr 12 2020, Wed Apr 15 2020, Wed Apr 22 2020, Wed Apr 29 2020, Wed May 06 2020, Wed May 13 2020, Wed May 20 2020, Mon May 25 2020, Wed May 27 2020, Wed Jun 03 2020, Wed Jun 10 2020, Wed Jun 17 2020, Wed Jun 24 2020, Wed Jul 01 2020, Sat Jul 04 2020, Wed Jul 08 2020, Wed Jul 15 2020, Wed Jul 22 2020, Wed Jul 29 2020, Wed Aug 05 2020, Wed Aug 12 2020, Wed Aug 19 2020, Wed Aug 26 2020. March 1, 2020 - 11:00am - August 31, 2020 - 3:00pm "Rightfully Hers," a new pop-up exhibition from the National Archives, commemorates the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment. The exhibit contains simple messages exploring the history of the 19th amendment ratification, women’s voting rights prior to and after the ratification, and its impact today. Despite decades of marches, petitions, and public debate to enshrine a woman’s right to vote into the constitution, the 19th Amendment – while an enormous milestone – did not grant voting rights for all. Location Montpelier Mansion 9650 Muirkirk Rd Laurel, MD 20708 United States See map: Google Maps