Downton Abbey Season 6

Downton Abbey Season 6: First Photos From the Crawleys' Final Outing

The footmen! The Countess! The white-hot sexual tension between Carson and Mrs. Hughes!

The first batch of photos from the final season of Downton Abbey — premiering Jan. 3 on PBS — are a bittersweet reminder of everything we’re going to miss about the long-running drama.

“We can promise a final season full of all the usual drama and intrigue, but with the added excitement of discovering how and where they all end up,” executive producer Gareth Neame said in March.

Browse our gallery of Season 6 photos below, then drop a comment: How do you want Downton Abbey to end?