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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. For more dates and FAQ, please scroll down.

Garden Tea

Apr. 18-Sep. 16
Daily 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. The $55 price includes complimentary garden admission and parking.

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. Our Sales office is open Monday–Friday from 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m. Should you need assistance, please email teas@dallasarboretum.org.

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

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Seated Teas & Reservations

Garden Tea

Apr. 18-Sept. 16 • Daily at 11am & 2pm

Seating is available by reservation only. Tea price begins at $55 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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Harvest Tea

Sept. 19-Nov. 4 • Weekdays at 11am & 2pm

Seating is available by reservation only. Tea price begins at $62 per person, which includes complimentary parking and garden admission. Available now at the Restaurant DeGolyer on day of reservation: champagne, wine, and spirits. All alcohol must be paid for directly at the Restaurant DeGolyer.

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

Reservations must be made 24 hours in advance.

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Holiday Tea–Indoors

Nov. 7-Dec. 31 • Daily at 11am & 2pm

Seating is available by reservation only. Tea price begins at $69 per person, which includes complimentary parking and garden admission. Available now at the Restaurant DeGolyer on day of reservation: champagne, wine and spirits. All alcohol must be paid for directly at the Restaurant DeGolyer.

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

Reservations must be made 24 hours in advance.

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Holiday Tea–Enclosed Heated Tent Seating

Nov. 7-Dec. 31 • Daily at 11am & 2pm

Seating is available by reservation only. Tea price begins at $62 per person, which includes complimentary parking and garden admission. Available now at the Restaurant DeGolyer on day of reservation: champagne, wine and spirits. All alcohol must be paid for directly at the Restaurant DeGolyer.

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

Reservations must be made 24 hours in advance.

Reserve Now

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Gift Certificates

Gift your loved one with the long-running tradition of seated tea. After making your purchase you will receive the certificate to present to your guest. The recipient of the certificate will need to make their reservation through email or by calling. Gift certificates are valid one year after purchase.

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

Reservations must be made 24 hours in advance.

Purchase Gift Certificate

Cancellations: cancellations, subject to a $10 processing fee per person, may be made up to 48 hours prior to your date of tea service. Refunds cannot be issued for missed reservations or cancellations within 48 hours 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.