Time for Tea at Alberton

22/02/2018 - 25/02/2018

Enjoy a memorable tea service in a beautiful historic setting - Alberton.  Limited numbers for luncheon or high tea.  This popular annual event is back, so book your tickets now. Always an occasion, tickets make lovely gifts for birthdays, anniversaries and other special occasions.

High tea at Alberton

Gather a group of friends and don your finery for your once yearly chance to enjoy High Tea at Alberton. On the verandah overlooking the garden or in the grand ballroom, enjoy a classic High Tea luncheon or a lighter Devonshire afternoon tea served from vintage bone china and antique silverware, on tables adorned with antique linens and creative floral displays.

The High Tea Luncheon is served 12.30-2pm and consists of three sandwiches, savouries, cakes and tea or coffee. Afternoon Tea is served 2.30-4pm and includess of two sandwiches, scones & cream, a mini cake and tea or coffee.

A specially selected menu of boutique teas from Harney & Sons Fine Teas will be on offer. Live harp music will create a soft serenade as you contemplate the beauty of the summer garden or the opulent ballroom. Tickets include entry to explore the house (usually $10).

Always an occasion, tickets make a lovely gift for birthdays, anniversaries or special occasions. Make sure you get in quick as this popular event always sells out fast. Limited seating to 50 per sitting.

Bookings are essential - we can't guarantee places for walk-ups. 

Eventfinder ticketing

All other enquiries and questions to the Alberton team on alberton@heritage.org.nz.  

Event Details


  • 22-25 February
  • Classic Luncheon 12.30 - 2pm; Devonshire Tea 2.30 - 4.00pm

How Much?

$44 luncheon, $36 afternoon tea. Gluten-free? Add $5 (lunch) and $3 (afternoon tea).

Make a Booking

Bookings are essential - there are limited numbers for both the light luncheon and high tea sittings, and we can cater for gluten-free.

Book your tickets through Eventfinder. Credit card and booking fees may apply.  Tickets remain on-sale until three days before a session. Please telephone Alberton on (09) 846 7367 to enquire about last-minute reservations.  We will do our best to seat you at your preferred session.

Enquiries to Alberton staff on alberton@heritage.org.nz or telephone (09) 846 7367.


  • 100 Mt Albert Road
  • Mt Albert
  • Auckland
  • 1025

Contact Information

Opening Hours

  • Wednesday - Sunday
  • 10.30am - 4.30pm
  • Closed Christmas Day and Good Friday.


Adults: $10 Children free Unaccompanied children $3.50 Use your Entertainment Book voucher here. Please understand that surcharges may apply at times of special events.