Christmas at Mount Stewart

This Christmas join in with Percy the Park Keeper and explore his winter trail around the estate, pick up your locally made Christmas presents from our shop and treat yourself to a warming hot chocolate and freshly baked mince pie. 

Dive into a winter adventure with our Percy the Park Keeper trail

Explore Mount Stewart with our magical Percy the Park Keeper Winter Trail. Follow the map to join in with Percy and his friends and take in the sights, sounds and scents of winter around the picturesque lake. Don’t forget your wellys as you step into Percy's boots for the day, as the trail may become muddy. 

The trail is self-led and will run between 4th December 2021 and 3rd January 2022, from 10am each day with last entry at 3pm, gates close at 4pm.

There is a £2.00 participation fee which can be paid at Visitor Reception. Normal admission fees apply.

Take part in Percy the Park Keeper's winter wander trail
Percy the Park Keeper
Take part in Percy the Park Keeper's winter wander trail

Explore the Winter Gardens

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. 

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.

Merry and bright
Merry and bright
Merry and bright

Upcoming events

Autumn Tree Trail

Thu 28 Oct 2021
10:00-15:30
Discover the trees of Mount Stewart and find out about their origins. Fun for every age

Batty for Bats Trail

Thu 28 Oct 2021
10:00-16:30
Brush up on your bat knowledge with our festive autumn trail. Embark on our batty trail around the lake with plenty of fun and games to take part in along the way, then help the servants in the house find the bats!

Percy the Park Keeper's winter wander trail Mount Stewart

Sat 04 Dec 2021
10:00-15:00
This winter, treat your little ones to a world of adventures at Mount Stewart on the Percy the Park Keeper's winter wander trail. Join in the fun with Percy and his animal friends and give nature a helping hand. .