Home for the Holidays!

Phelps-Hatheway House, Suffield, CT


Teddy Bear Tea

Sat. & Sun., Dec. 7th & 8th, 11 am

Bring your beloved bear for a sweet treat and celebration of all things Christmas! Christmas cookies and a tasty herbal tea will warm the heart and body. A short story dedicated to the bear you love, and a visit from Santa will round out this magical event.

Teddy Bear Tea Tickets: $8 per child; $15 per adult. Reservations required at 860.668.0055 or phelps.hatheway@ctlandmarks.org.


Holiday Tours

Sat. & Sun., Dec. 7th, 8th, 14th & 15th, 1 – 4 pm
Wed., Dec. 11th, 1 – 4 pm

Discover the beauty of the holiday season with our Home for the Holidays Tours. View the richly decorated rooms of the Phelps-Hatheway House and delight in the festive mannequin trees, or “tree ladies,” that have been created to launch Suffield’s 350th anniversary. A cup of cider and a gingerbread cookie will send you on your way with warm hearts and tummies! A special holiday welcome gift will be on hand for those who purchase a family membership.

Tour Tickets: $14; children 6-18: $8; Suffield residents: $5 (CTL Members & children under 6 Free). Tickets can be purchased at the door or by calling 860.668.0055.

Tickets for the Suffield Garden Club’s Holiday House Tour will also be available for purchase in our Visitor Center on Saturday, Dec. 7th. Tickets are $35 day of tour, or $30 in advance. Visit http://www.suffieldgardenclub.org/holiday-house-tour.html for more information.


Regency Tea

Sun., Dec. 15th, 1 – 3 pm

The ladies of the Phelps-Hatheway House & Garden cordially invite you to a tea in honor of Jane Austen’s birth anniversary (December 16, 1775). Our afternoon will begin with a tea tasting by Rishi Tea, refreshments popular in the early 19th century, a dramatic reading of a favorite Austen passage, and a vocal performance. A tour of the 1st floor of our historic interiors will be included with admission.

Regency Tea Tickets: $30; $25 for CTL Members. Registration required at 860.668.0055 or phelps.hatheway@ctlandmarks.org.

Phelps-Hatheway House & Garden

55 South Main Street, Suffield, CT 06078