Mount Stewart

Important notice -

Access towards the front of the Mansion house will be restricted due to tree works. An alternative route will be in place, please speak to our Welcome team at Reception.We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Neo-classical house and celebrated gardens

Edith,Lady Londonderry, Lady Mairi Bury, Lady Theresa Chetwynd-Talbot

Women and Power  

Throughout 2018, the National Trust will be celebrating the centenary of the Representation of People Act which brought the vote to some women for the first time. To mark this historic moment, we will be celebrating the lives and legacies of the women who made our places special. At Mount Stewart our focus will be on the women of the Londonderry family whilst exploring perceptions of power

Gardeners Question Time

Mount Stewart to Host BBC Radio 4’s Gardeners’ Question Time  

Mount Stewart to Host BBC Radio 4’s Gardeners’ Question Time Summer Garden Party 2018

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What's on

Upcoming events

Explore a Spring Garden

Sun 22 Apr 2018
11:00-13:00
The gardens at Mount Stewart were recently described as one of the Top Ten Gardens in the World and they come alive at this time of year.

Pet Nose Day

Sun 22 Apr 2018
11:00-15:00
This award-winning charity event returns as part of Pet Month and celebrates our four legged friends. Bring along your dog and be entertained by agility and training demonstrations.

Jazz in the Gardens

Sun 29 Apr 2018
14:00-16:30
Bring your picnic and settle down on the lawn with your family and friends to enjoy an afternoon of jazz in the beautiful gardens at Mount Stewart.

Monthly Birdwatching

Wed 02 May 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.

Car Bazaar

Sat 05 May 2018
09:00-12:00
Come along and sell your unwanted items or browse around the many stalls and pick up a few treasures.

Twilight at the Trust

Fri 18 May 2018
18:30-22:00
As 2018 marks 100 years since women won the right to vote, in conjunction with the National Trust, Twilight At The Trust is raising a salute to the centenary of women's suffrage.
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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.

Sellers at Mount Stewart Car Bazaar

Find your own Treasures at our Car Bazaar 

Come along and sell your unwanted items or browse around the many stalls and pick up a few treasures.

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Wildlife

Bluebells in the woodland

Spring wildlife 

Spring is a unique time to be at Mount Stewart as the gardens and woodland come alive with new the arrival of new wildlife.

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