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

Faces of Change: Votes for Women

Fri 16 Nov 2018
11:00-14:30
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 ***FULLY BOOKED***

Fri 30 Nov 2018
14:00-15:00
***FULLY BOOKED***

Baby's First Christmas *FULLY BOOKED*

Fri 07 Dec 2018
12:00-14:00
A baby's first Christmas is very special, so why not treat the family to a delicious afternoon tea. Enjoy the festive fare and have time to take your own photos of your little one with Santa and Mrs Claus

New Year's Day Walk

Tue 01 Jan 2019
11:00-13:00
What better way to start 2019! Wrap up warm and enjoy a walk through the magical gardens at Mount Stewart. Led by one of our gardening experts the tour will include unique stories and unusual facts about these stunning gardens during winter.

World Book Day Weekend

Sat 02 Mar 2019
11:00-15:00
Do you like jumping in muddy puddles like Peppa Pig or do you have adventures like The Famous Five? We would love to hear all about your favourite stories and characters at our World Book Day Weekend. Come dressed up and join the fun.