Mount Stewart

Mount Stewart house overlooking the Italian Garden

Important notice -

The coach house is closed until further notice, we apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Neo-classical house and celebrated gardens

Mount Stewart

Things to see and do

Upcoming events

Car Boot Sale

Sat 02 Jul 2016
Come along and sell your unwanted items or browse around the many stalls and pick up a few treasures. Free entrance to the car boot sale for browsers.

Lend a hand

Sat 02 Jul 2016
Lend a hand are 'have a go' opportunities to make a difference as we care together for this amazing place. You do not need to book ahead for these days as they are drop in activities which you can take part in for 2 minutes or 2 hours if you prefer.

Woodland Warriors

Wed 06 Jul 2016
An action packed day of adventure while learning how to survive in the woodlands. We will build shelters and bonfires as we find out more about our native wildlife and plants. This is a drop off activity suitable for young people aged 11-14 years.

Monthly Birdwatching

Wed 06 Jul 2016
Mount Stewart and surrounds is an ornithologist's delight with a wide range of feathered friends calling it home throughout the year.

Burma Fundraiser **Postponed until October 2016, date TBC**

Sat 09 Jul 2016
Mount Stewart owes so much to Frank Kingdon-Ward who collected in Burma, (Myanmar). An opportunity has arisen for us to go to some of the places he botanised. Help us afford the trip and enjoy a day of tours and lectures at Mount Stewart.

Teddy Bears Picnic

Tue 12 Jul 2016
Bring your favourite teddy and meet Goldilocks and the Three Bears as the story unfolds around the lake with other children's activities.
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Eating and shopping

The Tea Room at Mount Stewart

Grab something delicious in the Tea Room 

All of the food we sell is made on-site by our Cook and Baker from the best local and seasonal produce. We use the National Trust Cookbook as well as local recipes to create an enticing menu for our visitors.

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A swan and cygnets swimming in the lake

Mount Stewart summer wildlife

The gardens, woodland and lake are flourishing with wildlife this summer. Look out for the swans and cygnets on the lake.

Go Walking

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Our work

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Get involved

Orange bunting with the National Trust logo on it

Enjoy members' only social events 

The North Down & Ards Association is a vibrant and welcoming group for National Trust members, organising a wide range of year-round activities which make National Trust membership even more enjoyable and worthwhile.

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Venue hire

A wedding ceremony at the Temple of the Winds at Mount Stewart

Weddings at Mount Stewart 

Mount Stewart boasts a stunning setting for any wedding or civil ceremony - we'll ensure you have the perfect day.