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Jane Austen Festival: Champagne Afternoon Tea

10 September 2023 @ 10:00 am - 15 September 2023 @ 5:00 pm

Champagne Afternoon Tea at the American Museum & Gardens

In partnership with the Jane Austen Festival

Take advantage of a limited time offer of a Champagne Afternoon Tea in our newly refurbished American Garden Deli, with stunning views across the Cotswold Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. This special tea can be enjoyed from inside the Deli, on our sun-soaked terrace or taken as a picnic in our breath-taking gardens.

Your ticket includes access to our award-winning, Grade II listed landscaped gardens as well as entry into the Manor House which showcases 2000 years of American history and takes visitors back in time through period room displays. You will also have access to our special Brick America exhibition, where you can discover famous buildings, cityscapes and iconography via a range of bespoke LEGO brick models and mosaics, all handcrafted by artist Warren Elsmore and his team.

Champagne Afternoon Tea: Menu


Smoked salmon and whipped ricotta

Free Range egg and cress


Somerset cheddar and leaves from our gardens and chutney

Scones and cakes

Homemade fruit Scone, Jam and Chantilly cream

Chocolate Lingot


Key Lime pie


A Glass of champagne

Pot of tea

Homemade peach iced tea

Things you need to know… 

This offer is available during normal opening hours (10am-5pm) from 10-15th September, excluding Monday 11th when the site is closed.

The Afternoon Tea will be served from the American Garden Deli at the American Museum & Gardens from 2pm-3.30pm. Please remember to check in at the Ticket Office when you first arrive.

The last tea will be served by 3.30pm, so please make sure to arrive at the American Garden Deli before this time.

When booking, you can choose between 10th to 15th September 2023, excluding Monday 11th September.

Should you like to visit the museum and gardens which are included as part of your ticket, please note the last entrance to the museum’s permanent collection is 3pm and will close at 4pm, last entry to our special exhibition “Brick America: An Adventure in LEGO Bricks” is 4.30pm and our site will close at 5pm.

If we need to cancel for any reason, we’ll be in touch.

If you have any questions, please contact us via email to [email protected] or by telephone on +44 (0)1225 460503.


10 September 2023 @ 10:00 am
15 September 2023 @ 5:00 pm


American Museum & Gardens
Claverton Manor, Claverton
Bath, Avon BA2 7BD United Kingdom