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A really interesting visit to this pre-War of 1812 building, now a museum and tea room. We didn’t... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kingston, Canada
This is the original buildimng.

McFarland was a ship builder. He was very wealthy as can be seen from the home and its furnishings... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Montreal, Canada
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15927 Niagara Parkway, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario ON L0S 1J0, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A really interesting visit to this pre-War of 1812 building, now a museum and tea room. We didn’t take the short tour but did enjoy the tea room. First of all, a beautiful parkland setting just off the Niagara Parkway. Easy to get to, plenty...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2018

McFarland was a ship builder. He was very wealthy as can be seen from the home and its furnishings. He eventually owned 2000 acres of land.

Thank S K
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Hidden gem, go for high tea fantastic, suggest you order high tea for one, comes with a plate of cakes and scones (best scones ever), jam and fresh cream, & tea, more than enough for 2 people. Just as good and cheaper than The Prince...More

Thank dehalk
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

We always love to see and learn about the history of the areas we vacation in. The history of this area is abundant. We enjoyed learning. Loved the scones with cream and jam.

1  Thank TheGatesClan
Reviewed 19 June 2018

A high tea lunch shared with friends in a unique and beautiful setting. The house sits in a beautiful park with easy parking nearby. Prices were reasonable and there were a variety of lunch offerings. A very friendly and helpful staff.

Thank Erica A
Reviewed 19 June 2018

We had lunch here before biking to Niagara Falls. The asparagus soup and sandwiches were delicious as well as the tea and scones but we missed the real cream. Also we were disappointed that they only used paper napkins instead of the much classier and...More

Thank Jim678569
Reviewed 13 June 2018

We stopped for lunch while biking the Niagara Parkway Recreational Trail. The Conservatory Tea Room offers excellent scones, tea, and desserts. We shared a tray that had all of the above. Excellent atmosphere, wonderful food!

Thank MrNics
Reviewed 7 June 2018

A very interesting guided tour of a period house with many original artifacts. The tour gives you an insight to lives of the better off members of society. Our guide was very knowledgeable and kept your attention. There is a tea house attached, but it...More

1  Thank phil52_10
Reviewed 7 June 2018

We were in the area, going for a drive when we came upon McFarland house. Under the sign, it stated that they served afternoon tea and being that we were thirsty and a cup of tea sounded really nice, we stopped by and we were...More

1  Thank Zimby509
Reviewed 31 December 2017

The tour is informative any time, but Christmas time is even special, with the period Christmas decoration. Sit in the decorated Veranda/tearoom and have a sip of hot apple cider with view of the beautiful Garden....

Thank CarolynCX
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Response from Meredith S | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure when it opens, but we went at 12:15. They start the tours once an hour at a quarter after the hour. So I would come near when the tour starts. The tea room was also open them as well.