Holiday Tea at the Old Mint

Presented by the San Francisco Museum and Historical Society

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

You are cordially invited to join us in the elegant Receiving Rooms of the Old Mint, a National Historic Landmark, for a memorable afternoon. Experience delicious food, period perfect entertainment and décor, and a glittering exhibit created especially for this event.

Traditional Afternoon Tea will be served at 3pm. The menu includes scones, clotted cream and jam, sandwiches and pastries—complemented by premium teas and sparkling wine.

For your enjoyment before or after Tea:

  • The Dickens Fair Carolers
  • Tours of the Mint Vaults
  • A Silent Auction.

Note: The Royal Tea at 12 Noon is sold out. If you would like to be notified should space become available, please send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or call (415) 537-1105 ext 100. Please indicate the number of people in your party.


The Old San Francisco Mint
88 Fifth Street
San Francisco, California


Afternoon Tea served at 3pm


Reservations required
$75 Afternoon Tea
$50 for children age 12 and under
Children must be accompanied by an adult

Tickets are available now!


Please reserve your places by Sunday, November 30, 2014 by 5:00pm.
Tickets will be held at the door

Cancellation Policy for Special Events and Tours

For events and tours requiring advance payment, only cancellations received at least five (5) business days prior to the event receive a full refund. Cancellations received with less than five (5) business days notice may be credited towards future SFMHS events (within six months).

No refunds are made for no-shows or early departures.

Tour cancellation due to inclement weather is at the discretion of the tour leader, on the day of the event.