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.

Upcoming events

Red Squirrel Day

Sat 28 Sep 2019
10:00-11:00
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.

Tour the Temple

Sun 29 Sep 2019
12:00-13:00
Join one of our guides for a tour of the Temple of the Winds. Hear the history of this special building and enjoy the stunning views over Strangford Lough.

Jazz in the Gardens

Sun 29 Sep 2019
14:00-16:30
Bring your picnic or enjoy some of our on-site catering 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

Sat 05 Oct 2019
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.

Tastings at the Temple - White Wine

Sat 19 Oct 2019
19:00-20:00
Enjoy a welcome drink and canapés followed by a delicious three course meal complementing a selection of quality white wine from our friends at The Wine Rack whilst enjoying the stunning view from Temple of the Winds over Strangford Lough.