Castle Ward

Important notice -

Please note that there is limited access to the Mansion house until 30 April. Between 1 – 5 May there will be no access to the Mansion House due to filming. We apologise for any inconvenience that this may cause.

Unique 18th-century mansion, famed for its mixture of architectural styles

Temple at Temple Water

Temple Water Project - Restoring a Hidden Gem 

We have embarked on an ambitious conservation project at Castle Ward, Strangford, Co. Down which will see a refurbishment of the Temple and the restoration of historic paths and vista points.

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Studio at Castle Ward 

The Studio at Castle Ward offers a unique opportunity to see skilled professional artists at work.

Upcoming events

Ramble with our Ranger

Sun 04 Jun 2017
Learn a little bit more about Castle Ward from our Head Ranger
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Places to stay

Family sitting in front of one of the camping pods

Places to Stay  

We have a number of different way to extend your stay at Castle Ward. From our award winning Camping Pod's to a cottage used in HBO's Game of Thrones

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View of the

Bring the castle to life 

Book a guided tour of the mansion or gardens for your group. We can also offer special interest tours to really bring Castle Ward to life. All tours can be taken during the day or after hours, just get in touch to find out more.

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Bride and Groom in the Lime Tree Walk at Castle Ward

Get married in style 

Choose from a diverse range of indoor and outdoor settings to provide the perfect backdrop for your wedding day. Find out more about how many guests you can invite and how to hire this venue.

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Get involved

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Get Involved 

At Castle Ward Volunteering can be flexible around you, we have several different teams throughout the estate where you could get involved.