Wednesday 29th May 2024

Venue: Chawton House


Escape into the Old Kitchen Tearoom, and join our Mad Hatter’s Afternoon Tea Party, with rabbits to find and sweet treats to be had – see you in Wonderland!

Join us for a whimsical Mad Hatter’s Tea Party in the historic Old Kitchen Tearoom. Served up by woodland and furry friends, you will indulge in a selection of delectable delights, completing your journey down the rabbit hole with our Alice in the Garden Trail.

Mad Hatter’s Menu


For the Grown Ups (£25pp)

Fresh Sandwich Selection: Ham & Mustard Mayonnaise; Cream Cheese & Cucumber; Egg Mayonnaise & Cress

Warm Scone (plain or fruit), served with Clotted Cream & Jam

Homemade Cake Selection – Jam Tart, Lemon Curd Tart, Shortbread Hearts, & Cupcakes

Hot Drink of your choice

For the Kids (£10pp)

Finger Sandwiches: Ham or Cheese

Warm Scone: Plain or Fruit

Homemade Cake Selection – Jam Tart, Lemon Curd Tart, Shortbread Hearts, & Cupcakes

Hot Chocolate or Juice



“Curiouser and curiouser…”

Get ready for some topsy-turvy fun with our Mad Hatter’s Hat Competition! Let your imagination run wild and decorate a hat in the most zany way possible. Wear your curious creation to the tea party for a chance to win an exciting prize!


Additional Information:

Times: The Afternoon Tea will start at 1.30pm and finish at 3.30pm.

Trail: Before your arrival, chase the White Rabbit around the grounds on our Alice in the Garden Trail. Find all of the white rabbits hiding in the Gardens to claim a prize at the end.

Tickets: Please note that this ticket will not include entry to the House, for which you will have to purchase tickets separately.

Dietary Requirements: If you have any dietary requirements or allergies that we should be aware of, upon purchasing your ticket please email immediately with your name and the dietary requirements you or your party have.