The Tea House offers visitors a small yet fascinating insight into the history, culture and production of tea. You'll have the chance to take part in a tea ceremony, sipping the infusion of your choice in a tranquil, harmonious atmosphere.
The Tea House boasts a small museum of tea, a workspace and a shop, where you can purchase the most exclusive, exquisite blends to take home.
Europe's one and only tea harvest takes place here during the month of May each year.
The Tea House is a project by Fondazione AAMI
april to octoberwednesday to sunday: 1.30pm - 6.00pm
november to marchsaturday to sunday: 1.30pm - 5.00pm
The tea ceremony begins with a detailed introduction to the culture of tea. After this you will be able visit the Zen Garden, participate in the tea ceremony (tea tasting included) which takes places at Monte Verità Tea House. After this there will still be time to answer your questions, visit the workshop and talk about tea culture.
Duration: 90 minutesSchedule: every 1 e 3 Saturdays of the month at 17.00 pm (november-march) and at 18.00 pm (april-october)Cost: CHF 38.00 (students and youngsters CHF 20.00), groups on request
Reservation: Casa del Tè +41 (0)91 791 43 00, +41(0)79 551 16 36