Mount Stewart

Important notice -

From Monday 5th February the toilet facilities in our Visitor Reception area will be closed for refurbishment. Alternative facilities are available, please ask a member of our team on your arrival. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Neo-classical house and celebrated gardens

Mount Stewart

What's on

Upcoming events

World Book Weekend

Sat 03 Mar 2018
11:00-16:00
We would love to hear all about your favourite stories and characters at our World Book Day Weekend. Come dressed up and join some of our storytelling sessions.

Monthly Birdwatching

Wed 07 Mar 2018
10:30-12:00
Mount Stewart and surrounds is an ornithologist's delight with a wide range of feathered friends calling it home throughout the year.

Poetry at the Property: Creative Writing at Mount Stewart

Wed 07 Mar 2018
18:00-20:00
Join Erin Halliday, award-winning poet and creative writing tutor, author of 'Chrysalis' and 'Pharmakon', for a six-week course writing poetry inspired by the history, family, collection, and grounds of Mount Stewart

Free Open Day

Sat 10 Mar 2018
10:00-17:00
Enjoy free admission at a number of National Trust places today. Come and meet our staff and volunteers, and learn more about the amazing places we look after.

Mums at Mount Stewart

Sun 11 Mar 2018
12:00-15:30
Treat your Mum to a fabulous afternoon tea at Mount Stewart. Sit back with a glass of Prosecco and enjoy some live music while celebrating your marvellous Mum.

Rhododendron Ramble and Roast

Sun 18 Mar 2018
11:30-14:30
Tour the rhododendrons at Mount Stewart with Head of Gardens, Neil Porteous, followed by a rustic meal in the Mount Stewart Tea-Rooms.
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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.

Go walking

A couple walking their dog on a path lined with trees

Keep fit at Mount Stewart 

Begin the New Year with your new fitness regime at Mount Stewart. We have beautiful walks for all ages and abilities to enjoy and afterwards you can enjoy that cappuccino in the tea room guilt free.

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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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Groups

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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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