Christmas at Mount Stewart

We have plenty to warm the coldest of hands and hearts.

Why not take a gentle winter stroll around the grounds, kids and adults alike will love the White Stag trail available at Reception for you to follow. You might even encounter Santa’s Sleigh on your Journey, but be careful not to wake the Sleeping Elves.

The white winter stag protecting the family burial ground
White stag at Mount Stewart
The white winter stag protecting the family burial ground

Should you fancy a warming treat after your walk, our cosy Tea Room is serving up a selection of tasty festive treats, such as Mince Pies and yummy seasonal hot dishes.

First mince pie of the season
Mince pies
First mince pie of the season

Still need to find that perfect Christmas Present or a little something for yourself? Our gift shop stocks a wide range of wonderful items ranging from essential Family organisers, Cosy blankets to the perfect finishing touches for your Christmas tree.

Edith Lady Londonderry in the gardens at Mount Stewart

Christmas in the Garden, By Edith, Lady Londonderry

Lady Londonderry describes a festive morning in the Gardens at Mount Stewart.

Upcoming events

Red Squirrel Day

Sat 29 Sep 2018
10:00-14:00
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
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.

Yeats' Women

Sat 06 Oct 2018
19:30-21:30
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
19:00-22:00
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
11:00-15:00
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

Santa at Mount Stewart

Fri 30 Nov 2018
14:00-15:00
Santa tickets will be released at 12 noon on Tuesday 25th September.