Green Spring Gardens

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Gate locked at 5 p.m.

4603 Green Spring Road
Alexandria, Virginia

Judy Zatsick,
Manager

Historic Programs and Teas

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Historic Green Spring programs are followed by a traditional English afternoon tea, unless otherwise noted. Attendance at in-person tea service in the Historic House is currently limited to allow for social distancing. Individual tea boxes to go are available. Full tea includes finger sandwiches, pastries and scone.

Historic Green Spring programs are by reservation only (703-941-7987, TTY 703-324-3988).

Christmas Afternoon Tea

12/08/2022 3:00 pm to 12/08/2022 4:30 pm


Throughout history, Christmas has been a time for celebration and feasting.

Christmas Afternoon Tea

12/10/2022 3:00 pm to 12/10/2022 4:30 pm


Throughout history, Christmas has been a time for celebration and feasting.

Christmas Afternoon Tea

12/11/2022 3:00 pm to 12/11/2022 4:30 pm


Throughout history, Christmas has been a time for celebration and feasting.

This Day in History

01/15/2023 1:00 pm to 01/15/2023 3:00 pm


Discover what happened on this day in history as we explore historical events that occurred on Jan. 15 in years past.

The Tropics in Winter

01/29/2023 1:00 pm to 01/29/2023 3:00 pm


Explore the fascinating history of the glasshouse, a gardening innovation that enabled people to grow exotic plants at home.

Dear Diary

02/26/2023 1:00 pm to 02/26/2023 3:00 pm


Diaries reveal how people from all walks of life reacted to the events and mores of their times.

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Private Teas and Tasting Programs at the Historic House

Private groups can reserve a history-themed slideshow lecture or a docent-led tour of the gardens, followed by afternoon tea. Private tasting programs are also available. For information, call 703-941-7987.

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