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Summer Tea at the Castle

Sunday, August 6 2023
1:00PM - 3:00PM

Summer Tea at the Castle
Salisbury House & Gardens
4025 Tonawanda Drive, Des Moines, IA 50312
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Salisbury House Foundation    515-274-1777
Event Details

Tickets on Sale in April

Join us for our Summer Tea at the Castle event - a beloved Salisbury House tradition. Each of our afternoon tea events are unique, but some things can always be expected, including delicious tea and treats, music, history, and art. Afterwards, you can tour the grand 1920s estate.

1:00 - 3:00 PM

12:45 pm: Doors Open 
1:00 - 3:00 pm: Afternoon Tea is Served
3:00 - 4:00 pm: Museum Open for Self-Guided Tours 

General Admission - $50 per person

Salisbury House Friendship-Level Members* - $45.00 per person (limited to 4 discounted tickets per membership)

*Active Friendship-Level Membership required for discount. Tickets limited to 4 per membership at the discounted rate. You must log into your Salisbury House account to receive the discounted price.

Memberships may be purchased by visiting BECOME A MEMBER


Tickets are non-refundable or transferable to other events or tours.


Actual tickets are not issued for this event. Please check in upon arrival. Tickets purchased together will be seated together. 

Note: This event will take place in the Common Room and is accessible by three steps with a railing. Accessible parking/drop off is located on the circle drive on the north side of the house. 

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