Fortifications of Québec National Historic Site

Educational Programs

The Tea Ceremony

The tea ceremony The tea ceremony
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In the heart of Old Québec, Artillery Park is home to over 250 years of French, British, and Canadian military history. Experience the sumptuous lifestyle of British officers: sip a cup of Earl Grey tea, get into character, and take part in an interactive theatrical performance! Participants are instructed in the art of serving proper English tea while learning about 19th century etiquette, life as an officer, and the historical background of Québec high society, circa 1830.

Date: April, May and June
Capacity: Groups of 15 to 50 people (secondary and adults)
Length: 1 hour