Coming for a visit?  Here is how to find us...

Take Tea is located in Old Avon Village, in Avon, Connecticut.  The only British style tea room in Hartford County, we are conveniently located at 19 East Main Street, (rte. 44) near many other wonderful places to visit.  Why not plan a day (or more) in this beautiful part of the Connecticut River valley?  Here is a partial list of other places that may be of interest with their approximate distances from Take Tea:

  • Canton Historical Museum, Collinsville, CT                                         5.8 miles

  • Stanley Whitman House, Farmington, CT                                             6.7 miles

  • Hill-Stead Museum, Farmington, CT                                                      6.9 miles

  • Day-Lewis Museum, Farmington, CT                                                    7.2 miles

  • Noah Webster House, West Hartford, CT                                              7.6 miles

  • Connecticut Historical Museum & Library, Hartford, CT                  7.6 miles

  • Mark Twain House Museum, Hartford, CT                                           8.2 miles

  • Harriet Beecher Stowe Center, Hartford, CT                                        8.3 miles

  • Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT                                                      9.4 miles

  • Connecticut Museum of History, Hartford, CT                                    9.4 miles

  • New-Gate Prison & Copper Mine, East Granby, CT (seasonal)                 12.6 miles

  • American Clock & Watch Museum, Bristol, CT                                  13.9 miles

  • Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum, Wethersfield, CT                                14.1 miles

  • New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT                      14.2 miles

  • New England Air Museum, Windsor Locks, CT                                   14.5 miles

  • New England Carousel Museum, Bristol, CT                                       14.8 miles

  • Dinosaur State Park, Rocky Hill, CT                                                     19.3 miles

This area of Connecticut is also a place to visit vineyards and farmer's markets, or enjoy kayaking, canoeing and fishing.  Visit the nearby independent schools: Ethel Walker (3.6 miles), Avon Old Farms (2.2 miles) or Miss Porter's (6.6 miles).  Antique hunters can browse in many large and small shops, including Old Village Antiques, a short walk from our door.  Stay at a local Bed & Breakfast or Inn and make it a relaxing and special weekend.

photo by Nann Thomson '21