Victorian Era Christmas

The historic O’Reilly house has been decorated for Christmas in the style of the 1800’s, with greenery, Christmas Tree and various floral arrangements.

The Tours through the house will share the Christmas Traditions in the O’Reilly household, describing how the various rooms are used during the Christmas season and food preparation and presentation for the family and their visitors.

The Festive Christmas Tea is now available at the Secret Vintage Shoppe and Tea House on Saturday and Sundays 11:00 am until 4:00 pm through December 4.

Starting December 7 through December 23, the Secret Vintage Shoppe and Tea House will be open Thursdays thru Sunday.

Tours through the Heritage House are available on all days that the Shoppe and Tea House are open.

We are now taking reservations for our Festive Christmas Teas which start on November 25th.  The menu can be found here: Festive Christmas Tea Menu.

You can make reservations calling 250-380-6506 (please leave voicemail message) or by sending an email to 

In addition to the Christmas High Teas during December, we will have available for purchase Tea, Coffee and Mulled apple juice with spices.

And while you are visiting, you can also do your Christmas shopping at the Secret Vintage Shoppe where the Christmas spirit shows through in their decorations.