Arunachal Pradesh Fundraiser

Mount Stewart Arunachal Pradesh Fundraiser

A chance for one of the Mount Stewart Garden Team to accompany Seamus O'Brien to Arunachal Pradesh in NE India

The Speakers:

Thomas Pakenham speaking about his latest book,"In the Company of Trees"


Seamus O'Brien: "In the footsteps of Frank Kingdon Ward"

An account of his recent trip to Myanmar (Burma),


Neil Porteous: The future development of Mount Stewart and its amazing plant collection.


Buffet Lunch, Tea & Coffee and a Tour of the Formal Gardens and Rhododendron Hill

Upcoming events

Planters Seminar

Sun 23 Sep 2018
Come and have a 'productive' weekend at our two day gardening seminar. Tour our award winning gardens before hearing from the experts,Ken Cox, Bob Flowerdew and Stephen Barstow on how to make your garden work for you.

Red Squirrel Day

Sat 29 Sep 2018
Join us for a guided walk around the Red Squirrel Trail and learn all about the work of the Trust to save these endangered animals. Families can also enjoy red squirrel themed activity sessions led by the education team.

Jazz in the Gardens

Sun 30 Sep 2018
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.

Yeats' Women

Sat 06 Oct 2018
Glynis Casson and Daniel Costello tell the story of Yeats’ life and the women who supported him, helped him and loved him. They will be joined by Claire Roche, Harpist and Singer, who has put a number of Yeats’ poems to music.

Murder Mystery "Spirit of Place"

Fri 26 Oct 2018
Become a sleuth for the evening for a night of murder and intrigue (with a healthy dose of glamour) at Mount Stewart.

Faces of Change ‘Votes for Women’ Touring Exhibition

Fri 09 Nov 2018
Inspired by the centenary anniversary of Women’s Suffrage, our forthcoming partnership with the National Portrait Gallery “Faces of Change ‘Votes for Women’ , will bring a significant collection of national importance to Northern Ireland

Mount Stewart garden secrets

Neil Porteous, Head of Gardens, reveals more about his favourite place