Our mission is to preserve and restore the architectural integrity of Miramont Castle Museum and to provide educational experiences and resources on the history of Manitou Springs, its indigenous people and artifacts.
We invite you to join us and experience life as it would have been in Victorian times, from the Castle itself where you can view 30 rooms resplendent in authentic Victorian furnishings, to the Queen's Parlour Tea Room where you can feast on Victorian (and modern day) fare made fresh daily.
Emma Crawford's Wake - Oct. 28th
As most of you, her dear friends, know, in 1889 Emma came to Manitou in search of her health. She was accompanied by her mother and her fiancé, Mr. William Hildebrand. It was the young couples greatest desire that Emma, who suffered from consumption, would benefit from Manitou's healing waters and crisp mountain air. She partook of them both abundantly and freely on her many walks in the area... read more...
Become a Member...
The Manitou Springs Historical Society is a non-profit organization that works to involve the local community in preserving and enhancing exhibits to promote the excitement of our history. By becoming a member, you are supporting the Manitou Springs Historical Society and receive discounts and notifications about Miramont Castle Museum. Click Here to visit our membership page and download an applicatoin.
Tearoom Hours and Reservations
Open Year Round....
Memorial Day through Labor Day - Open 7 days a week: 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. serving High Tea, Light Victorian Tea and Lunch.
Reservations are required for High Tea and Light Victorian Tea, and must be placed 24-hours in advance. Reservations are guaranteed by credit card. Cancellations made less than 24-hours prior to your tea will be charged. "No shows" will also be charged the full amount.
Reservations are strongly recommended for Lunch, secured with a credit card. Lunch reservations may be cancelled without penalty up to 90 minutes prior to the reserved time. This allows us to offer the table to those on our wait list. "No shows" or cancellations without adequate notice will be levied a $10 fee per person. Walk-ins are welcome, if space is available.
Private parties such as, bridal showers, birthdays, group luncheons, holiday gatherings, etc. are available by advance reservation only. Please call 719-884-4109 for availability or to make your reservation.
Gluten Free Information:
The Queen’s Parlour Tearoom Gluten Free Menu includes Gluten free scones, tea sandwiches, and desserts as well a wide selection of Gluten Free Teas. However, we are not a gluten free kitchen and are not set up for serious conditions such as, Celiac Disease. Gluten may be in the final product from cross-contact with other products or ingredients during preparation. We do require advance notice for gluten free options. There is an $8.00 surcharge for all gluten free requests.