High tea at State Library Victoria

booked out

Date
01 April 2017, 2:00pm4:00pm
02 April 2017, 2:00pm4:00pm
Cost
$90 per person / $85 Friends of the Library
Bookings
Booked out
LocationRed Rotunda, Cowen Gallery
Accessibility Has wheelchair access

Spend your afternoon indulging on a delectable high tea at one of Melbourne's most loved and iconic cultural institutions, State Library Victoria.

Savour a glass of Australian sparkling wine upon arrival, while enjoying the surrounds of the Red Rotunda. Named for its plush red walls, this elegant gallery features 19th-century portraits of prominent Victorians.

High tea at the Library is an experience like no other: treat yourself to a traditional afternoon tea including scones, pastries and finger sandwiches, and explore the Library’s unique collection, viewing over 20 of the Library’s rarely seen treasures.

You’ll be taken on a journey through Victorian culinary history showcasing Australia’s earliest recipe books, rare handwritten manuscripts and other artefacts and stories from Melbourne’s foodie past.