Mount Stewart

Important notice -

To ensure public safety, our trails will be closed all day today (Saturday 15th Feb) due to the forecasted high winds. The house, gardens, tea room and shop will currently open as normal but may close earlier than advertised if conditions worsen.

Neo-classical house, celebrated gardens and demesne

Drawing Room at Mount Stewart

Experience the Londonderry Loan Collection at Mount Stewart 

An unmissable opportunity to view items of international importance - items which also help set in a broader historical context the Londonderry family’s sense of public duty towards, and involvement in, national and international affairs alongside all the other wonderful family objects, portraits and memorabilia.

Image of Mount Stewart Mythologies of Me Exhibition in Central Hall

‘The Mythologies of Me’ Exhibition 

Mount Stewart hosts community art exhibition ‘The Mythologies of Me’ in partnership with local community groups in the creation of an art installation inspired by symbolism and legacy at Mount Stewart.

Access and Information

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What's on

Upcoming events

Tastings at the Temple – White Wine

Sat 29 Feb 2020
19:00-22:00
Enjoy an evening of fabulous company, white wine and a delicious menu, all in the stunning surroundings of the Temple of the Winds.

Monthly Birdwatching

Sat 07 Mar 2020
10:30-12:00
Mount Stewart is an ornithologist's delight with a wide range of feathered friends calling it home throughout the year.

World Book Day Weekend

Sat 07 Mar 2020
11:00-15:00
Do you like jumping in muddy puddles like Peppa Pig or do you dream of adventures like The Famous Five? We would love to discover your stories and characters at our World Book Day Weekend.

Mother's Day at Mount Stewart

Sat 21 Mar 2020
12:00-13:30
Treat your Mum to a day out with a scrumptious afternoon tea in the beautiful surrounds of Mount Stewart.

Spring Stomp at Mount Stewart

Sat 28 Mar 2020
10:00-13:00
Step behind the scenes of the estate with an up-close look at the work of our ranger team. Join them on a four mile stomp through the working countryside of the Demesne exploring its wealth of wildlife, history and stunning landscapes.

Car Bazaar

Sat 04 Apr 2020
09:00-12:00
Sell your unwanted items or browse around the many stalls and pick up a few treasures. Gates will not open before 7am. please contact eventsmountstewart@nationaltrust.org.uk for any queries. Terms and conditions apply.
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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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Wildlife

A red squirrel standing on a tree trunk with a nut in its mouth

Winter wildlife 

It may be a lot colder in winter but there's still plenty of wildlife to see including wintering redwing and flocks of finches.

White stag at Mount Stewart

Mount Stewart Winter Walk 

Treat yourself to a gentle winter stroll around this beautiful lake and gardens, which reflect the seasonal changes brilliantly with their large variety of flora and fauna.

 A puppy exploring the gardens at Mount Stewart

Dog walking at Mount Stewart 

Mount Stewart has always been a place where dogs can enjoy themselves. Dogs lived here alongside the Londonderry family, and we want to continue the tradition of welcoming responsible dog owners to Mount Stewart.

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Get involved

An older man and a young woman planting in the gardens

Volunteering at Mount Stewart 

Join our team of volunteers - make new friends, learn new skills and help us to inspire and excite our visitors.

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Groups

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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.

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Mount Stewart on the National Trust Collections website