Tea with Eleanor

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Hear the story of Eleanor Roosevelt, told twice a day and accompanied by tea and homemade cookies. Expert guides tell of her life on the Island. See a special exhibit of rare photos of Eleanor on Campobello Island, a sample of her My Day columns, and artifacts reflecting the simple joys of her life.

“Tea with Eleanor” is free, but tickets must be obtained at the Visitor Centre. 

Two seatings daily; 11/10 a.m. ADT/EDT and 3/2 p.m. ATD/EDT; first come, first served.

“Women are like teabags. We don’t know our true strength until we are in hot water!” ~ Eleanor Roosevelt


“We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face…we must do that which we think we cannot.”

~ Eleanor Roosevelt