Reservations required for members and nonmembers.

8525 Garland Road, Dallas, Texas 75218

Seated Tea

Seated Tea

Complete your Dallas Arboretum experience with a seasonal and delicious three-course tea amid the festive settings of the beautiful DeGolyer Tea Room.

Holiday Tea

Nov. 8–Dec. 31
Daily seatings at 11am & 2pm


Tea service begins with a demitasse of select soup, followed by a second course of assorted tea sandwiches and a third course of sweet treats. Also included are scones with clotted cream, jam, and seasonal tea selections. Price includes tax, gratuity, complimentary garden admission and parking, so be sure to allow time to enjoy the gardens. Please plan a bit of extra time to park and walk to DeGolyer to ensure you arrive to your tea on time.

Reservations are required and must be made 24 hours in advance. Seated Tea is available to guests 13 and older. Private tea service and teas for over eight people are available upon request.

If you are planning to come with a group of friends and you are all making individual reservations but would like to be seated together, please make a note in your reservation, call or email prior to your visit to ensure seating arrangements are made.

Our Sales office is open Monday-Friday from 8:30 am-5pm.  Should you need assistance, please email us at teas@dallasarboretum.org and we will return your message on the next business day. 

All cancellations are subject to a $10 cancellation fee.  Any cancellations made the day of will not be refunded. 

For additional help, please contact 214.515.6511 or teas@dallasarboretum.org.

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Seated Teas

Holiday Tea

Nov. 8–Dec. 31 • Daily seatings at 11am & 2pm

Seating is available by reservation only. Tea price begins at $53 per person, which includes complimentary parking and garden admission. Add champagne service to your tea for an additional $10 per person.

For questions, please call 214.515.6511 or email teas@dallasarboretum.org

Reservations must be made 24 hours in advance.

We are fully booked inside for the month of December.

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Holiday Tea – Tented Loggia Seating

Nov. 8–Dec. 31 • Daily seatings at 11am & 2pm • Patio seating in enclosed heated tent

Seating is available by reservation only. Tea price begins at $53 per person, which includes complimentary parking and garden admission. Add champagne service to your tea for an additional $10 per person.

For questions, please call 214.515.6511 or email teas@dallasarboretum.org

Reservations must be made 24 hours in advance.

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Cancellations: cancellations, subject to a $10 processing fee per person, may be made up to three (3) business days prior to your date of tea service. Refunds cannot be issued for missed reservations or cancellations within three business days of your tea service. Cancellations should be handled by calling 214.515.6511, Monday through Friday, 9am – 5pm.

Please note: During inclement weather, the DeGolyer Tea Room will be open for public dining, and the age restriction will no longer apply.