Take a step back in time and join us for a Victorian low tea. Taste some 19th Century teas and pastries and learn how to be a proper tea guest in the Historic Lighthouse.



Sundays in July and August
(2018 dates to be determined).

Duration: 1 hour
3:00 pm

Registration, a minimum of 48 hours in advance, is required.


Price Parks Canada is pleased to offer free admission to our places for youth 17 and under. Regular fees still apply for experiences and services, such as guided tours, hikes and programs that are not usually included with admission.

Fee: $30.30 per person

Details This new living-history program immerses you into the domestic life of a British light keeping family of the Victorian era. 

Hosted by one of our friendly costumed interpreters, you will be taken back in time to sip historic tea and taste traditional treats provided by Lori McCarthy with Cod Sounds.

Through poetry and song, this unique experience will sweep you into the time period giving you a proper knowledge of low tea etiquette...Victorian style!


By email: cape.spear@pc.gc.ca

By telephone: The Cape Spear Information Kiosk at 709-772-2191

Special Notes:

  1. Registration, a minimum of 48 hours in advance, is required.
  2. The Cape Spear Information Kiosk is open daily from 10 am-6 pm, June 1 to September 3.
  3. Maximum of 10 participants per program.
  4. Allow yourself time to climb the 200 stairs from the parking lot to the historic lighthouse.