Enjoy the warmth of yesterday with a unique
afternoon experience in the quaint surroundings
of Elizabeth City, North Carolina. Step back in time to an unhurried atmosphere, sample delicious tea cuisine while viewing 1863 hand-painted china to antiques from the Empire through the Eastlake period.
For a personalized tour of Elizabeth City at its best. Journey into the past on a one-hour tour of the historic district covering over 300 years of history.
The twenty block area of historic downtown features a diverse collection of antique homes, including one of the largest collections of Antebellum buildings and homes in the state.
Upon returning from the tour, you will tour the inside of the oldest Brick Home, a restored 1853 Greek Revival, while being treated to a Victorian Tea. You will learn about the Victorian Era and how Teas were started. The tour and tea lasts approximately 2 hours and is year-round by appointment only.
Perfect gathering for a special event, Red Hatters, Bridal Showers, Teddy Bear table etiquette for children, baby showers, mother's day, birthdays, book clubs, high school reunions. We provide a elegant atmosphere at the Charles- Harney house, (circa 1853) in the heart of historic elizabeth city, nc.
Can't you smell those scones coming out of the oven? Come for a visit, relax, reflect and talk about days gone by. By reservation only. 252-435-5427
400 W. Main Street, Elizabeth City, NC