Tea with Dolley Madison

Jul. 15th 2013

Dolley Madison

Every wanted to have Afternoon Tea with Dolley Madison?

How about having it on the bluff overlooking the river as the sun sets?

Here is your chance!

Tea with Dolley

Belle Grove Plantation Bed and Breakfast is proud to host

Afternoon Tea with Dolley Madison of Montpelier


Saturday, August 24th


from Dolley P. Madison and her Portrayal Today Website


Young Ladies Tea on the Bluff

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Young Ladies ages 5 to 12 are invited to join Dolley Madison on the bluff for a fun lunch time tea. Wear your favorite big hat and bring your favorite doll and enjoy stories with Dolley.


Ladies Late Afternoon Tea on the Bluff

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Ladies are invited to join Dolley Madison on the Bluff for a Late Afternoon Tea and watch the sun set on the river. After the tea, join Dolley for a tour of the Mansion. Girls 13 to 17 may attend this tea.



Young Ladies Tea – $40

Ladies Late Afternoon Tea – $55


Make your reservations early – Space is limited


To purchase tickets for this event, please go to:


Find “Tea with Dolley Madison” and purchase your tickets

When you purchase your tickets – in the note section, please list the name of those that will be attending as well as your email address so we can confirm your purchase.

Reservations will be taken until Wednesday, August 21st.

Questions? Please email us at information@bellegroveplantation.com



Spending the night on Saturday, August 24th.

We have three rooms that we will be filling on the same night.

We are going to take early reservations for just this night!

In order to reserve a room for Saturday, August 24th

You must purchase at least one ticket and email us at information@bellegroveplantation.com

We will take room requests in order that it is received.

Your choices are:

The Turner Room

Second floor Master Suite with a 1800s Half Tester Bed. This room has a view of both the plantation and river.

Cost – $295 (double occupancy)

The Conway Room

First floor Junior Suite with a 1730s Full Tester Rare Acorn Bed. This room has a view of the river and a separate sitting room.

Cost – $245 (double occupancy)

The Hipkins – Bernard Room

First floor Junior Suite with an Early High Back Eastlake Bed. This room has a view of the plantation and a separate sitting room.

Cost – $245 (double occupancy)

Room costs do not include tax. Breakfast is included with room rental.

Please list the rooms in order of what you would like. If your first choice is taken, we will move to your second or third choice. If you do not list a second or third choice, we will move to the next email request.

Once the rooms are booked, we will not take any more reservations.

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