Mothers' Day weekend - Tea at Alberton

08/05/2021 - 09/05/2021

Spend time with mum or grandma exploring the historic homestead (built in 1863) and garden at Alberton.

Soak up the ambiance of the majestic setting over a morning or afternoon tea of light English scones with cream & jam in the grand Victorian ballroom (or on the verandah overlooking the garden - weather permitting). Served from beautiful vintage fine china and antique silverware it is a special experience, unique in Auckland.

Featuring Harney & Son's tea and Alberton's famous pillowy scones!

Event Details


  • Saturday 8 May and Sunday 9 May
  • 10.30am - 3.30pm

How Much?

Tea: $9 per person, includes two scones and tea or coffee. No booking required. Please understand that there is a limit on the number of guests that can be catered for per day. House admission - $10 adults, children & Heritage New Zealand members free.


  • 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 Accompanied children under 18 years: free. Children under 15 years must be accompanied by an adult. Maximum of four children per paying adult. Unaccompanied children 15 years and above and still at school: $8. Please understand that surcharges may apply at times of special events.