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Northern Ireland

Mount Stewart

Neo-classical house, celebrated gardens and demesne

Portaferry Road, Newtownards, County Down, BT22 2AD

Spanish Garden in winter at Mount Stewart, County Down

Important notice

The house is open Thursday - Sunday until mid-March 2024.

Planning your visit

White winter stag statue in the snow at Mount Stewart in County Down, Northern Ireland.

Events at Mount Stewart 

Find out whats on at Mount Stewart and plan your next adventure!

Family exploring Mount Stewart in Winter
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Visiting Mount Stewart with Family 

Find out everything you need to know about visiting Mount Stewart with kids. From exploring the Natural Play area to discovering the squirrel hide as well as essential information on where you'll find baby-changing facilities, places to picnic and more.

A family with small children talking to a volunteer room guide in Central Hall at Mount Stewart, with its stone floor, statues and chandelier visible
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Step inside the house at Mount Stewart 

Explore the historic house and wander through the elegant rooms to discover a much-loved family home, filled with magnificent portraits and personal treasures.

Spanish Garden in winter at Mount Stewart, County Down
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Explore the garden at Mount Stewart 

Take a stroll through the world-class garden at Mount Stewart and discover an extraordinary scope of plant collections and original, historic features.

Visitors stopping to enjoy the view of Srtangford Lough from Mount Stewart, County Down
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Exploring the estate at Mount Stewart 

Pull on your walking boots, choose your route and head out for a walk on the Mount Stewart estate. Spot seasonal wildlife as you go, or run wild in the natural play area.

Visitors walking their dog in the parkland at Calke Abbey, Derbyshire
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Visiting Mount Stewart with your dog 

Discover Mount Stewart with your dog. With acres of parkland to explore there's plenty of space for them to bound, sniff, jump and splash. Mount Stewart is a two pawprint rated place.

Visitors inside the Temple of the Winds at Mount Stewart House and Garden, County Down.
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Group visits to Mount Stewart 

The house and gardens at Mount Stewart are world famous. Discover more about the history of the Londonderry family and enjoy a day out with your group. We’ll ensure that you have a day to remember.

Housekeeper talks to school children in the House
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Children and young people hub at Mount Stewart 

Find more about bringing your school or youth group for self-led or fully facilitated experiences at the children and young people hub. Find out how to book.

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