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Bulb mania - Tropical and Exotics Series

Come and join a member of the Gardens Team on a tour of the garden looking at the seasonal highlights during autumn, including trees, flowering shrubs, and tropical plants.

  • Booking essential
  • Admission applies

The tours will cover many of the plants that are seasonally in flower to showcase the diversity of plants that we can grow at Mount Stewart and will be packed with gardening tips and advice on how to grow and care for tropical and exotic garden plants.

September’s focus will be on growing tropical and exotic plants in containers and in the garden and will include plants growing on the House Terraces and the Lily Wood. October’s focus will be on growing tropical and exotic plants and how to overwinter them in containers and in the garden and will include plants growing on the House Terraces and the Lily Wood.

Booking Essential.

Normal Admission Applies, National Trust Members free.

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The basics

Booking details

Call 03442491895

Suitability

Children are welcome when accompanied by an adult.

Meeting point

Please come to reception on arrival.

What to bring and wear

Please dress for the weather and wear appropriate, sturdy footwear.

Accessibility

The walk will be around accessible areas of the gardens and Lake. This walk is suitable for those with walking aids and wheelchairs. Buggies are welcome, as are well behaved dogs on a short lead.

Contact info

Central Box Office

Upcoming events

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British Horse Society Rides 2024 

We are delighted to be able to announce the dates for the BHS Ireland and National Trust Pleasure Rides 2024 at Mount Stewart. Exclusive BHS Ireland & National Trust Pleasure Rides for Ride Out UK at Mount Stewart 2024.

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27 Apr to 26 Jul 2024
at
17:30 to 20:30
+ 3 other dates or times
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Jazz Sundays at Mount Stewart - Caroline Brown 

Sit back and relax for an afternoon of Jazz at Mount Stewart.

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28 Apr 2024
at
13:15 to 16:00
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Plant Propagation Masterclass - Softwood Cuttings. 

The last in our series of hands-on plant propagation masterclasses, this full day workshop will focus on Softwood Cuttings - the quickest way to grow deciduous plants and shrubs.

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on
11 May 2024
at
10:30 to 15:30
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Well-Spring at Mount Stewart - Experience AND 2024 

Step away from your everyday and join Tessa Ann, from The Sound Healing Spa, for three carefully curated wellbeing sessions at Mount Stewart, located on the shores of Strangford Lough near Newtownards.

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18 May 2024
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11:00 to 16:30