Rose Garden Tea with the Queen Maintaining a tradition that began in 1860 with Queen Victoria, every year Queen Elizabeth II opens the private gardens at Buckingham Palace to host three afternoon tea parties, each attended by guests respectively.
Some gorgeous teacups, delectable treats, the prettiest of roses. It's Tea Time! Tea parties are the perfect time to look pretty and feminine. Wear the Afternoon Delight Dress to a tea party and be the envy of everyone!