Mount Stewart

Important notice -

Some areas of our gardens are now closed for winter to give them a rest. Please contact the property prior to visiting if you require further information.

Neo-classical house, celebrated gardens and demesne

Access and Information

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What's on

What's on highlights

Upcoming events

'The Mythologies of Me' Exhibition

Thu 12 Dec 2019
‘The Mythologies of Me’ is an installation of works by Acorn Women’s Group and Strangford Integrated College reflecting an expression of each individual’s life and personality – their personal mythology.

Baby's First Christmas

Thu 12 Dec 2019
A special afternoon tea for all the family to bring baby to see Santa for the first time.

*SOLD OUT* Santa at Mount Stewart 2019

Thu 12 Dec 2019
*Sold Out* We are delighted to announce the return or our annual Christmas experience. Come and visit Mr and Mrs Claus in the wonderful setting of Mount Stewart House before setting off on the Penguin Trail around the lake.

Mount Stewart Christmas Choir

Sat 14 Dec 2019
Our wonderful Mount Stewart choir will be popping up around Mount Stewart throughout the day to delight you with some festive tunes. Come along and enjoy some Christmas favourites in this beautiful setting.

New Year's Day Walk

Wed 01 Jan 2020
What better way to start 2020. 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.

Monthly Birdwatching

Sat 04 Jan 2020
Mount Stewart is an ornithologist's delight with a wide range of feathered friends calling it home throughout the year.
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Eating and shopping

The Tea Room at Mount Stewart

Grab something delicious in the Tea Room 

All of the food we sell is made on-site by our Cook and Baker from the best local and seasonal produce. We use the National Trust Cookbook as well as local recipes to create an enticing menu for our visitors.

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A red squirrel peering out from behind a branch

Autumn wildlife 

Autumn is a unique time to be at Mount Stewart. It's not just the foliage changing, it's the wildlife too.

White stag at Mount Stewart

Mount Stewart Winter Walk 

Treat yourself to a gentle winter stroll around this beautiful lake and gardens, which reflect the seasonal changes brilliantly with their large variety of flora and fauna.

 A puppy exploring the gardens at Mount Stewart

Dog walking at Mount Stewart 

Mount Stewart has always been a place where dogs can enjoy themselves. Dogs lived here alongside the Londonderry family, and we want to continue the tradition of welcoming responsible dog owners to Mount Stewart.

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Get involved

An older man and a young woman planting in the gardens

Volunteering at Mount Stewart 

Join our team of volunteers - make new friends, learn new skills and help us to inspire and excite our visitors.

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Venue hire

A wedding ceremony at the Temple of the Winds at Mount Stewart

Weddings at Mount Stewart 

Mount Stewart boasts a stunning setting for any wedding or civil ceremony - we'll ensure you have the perfect day.

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Our work

A map of the house at Mount Stewart

Restoring Mount Stewart house 

Our restoration project saw the house brought back to how it looked when it was home to the 7th Marchioness Edith, Lady Londonderry.

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Mount Stewart on the National Trust Collections website