Frequently Asked Questions

Visiting

A Warm Welcome Awaits You

Finding Us

Finding Us

Mount Stuart is located on the Isle of Bute, the most accessible island off the west coast of Scotland. Public transport links to Mount Stuart are fully integrated, ensuring that visitors can get here quickly, and easily.

Special Tours & Group Visits

Special Tours & Group Visits

Whether you are planning a group visit for two or two-hundred, Mount Stuart offers something for every taste and interest. Take part in one of our events or experience your own private tour.

Access For All

Access For All

We want everyone to enjoy their time at Mount Stuart. This page contains useful information for visitors with disabilities to make your visit as easy as we can.

 Opening Dates and Times

Dates 29 March – 4 October 2015
Mon, Tue, Thur Guided tours hourly: 11.30am - 3.30pm
Wed, Fri, Sat, Sun Free flow admission: 12.00pm - 4.00pm
last entry 3.00pm

Please Note:
On the following dates there will be no access to the house due to special events but our Visitor Centre and Gardens will be open for business as usual: 22 Aug, 29 Aug, 26 Sep
Dates 29 March – 4 October 2015
Times 10:00am - 5:00pm

Please Note:
On the following dates there will be no access to the house due to special events but our Visitor Centre and Gardens will be open for business as usual: 22 Aug, 29 Aug, 26 Sep
Dates 29 March – 4 October 2015

Please Note:
On the following dates there will be no access to the house due to special events but our Visitor Centre and Gardens will be open for business as usual: 22 Aug, 29 Aug, 26 Sep
Dates 29 March – 4 October 2015
Courtyard Tea Room 11:00am - 4:30pm

Please Note:
On the following dates there will be no access to the house due to special events but our Visitor Centre and Gardens will be open for business as usual: 22 Aug, 29 Aug, 26 Sep

Tickets and Prices

Admission tickets for the House and gardens can be purchased from the ground floor of our award-winning Visitor Centre. Our welcoming staff will update you with tour times, and activities taking place during your visit.  

Tickets are not necessary for access to the Visitor Centre or Adventure Playground.

House & GardensGift Aid AdmissionStandard AdmissionSeason Ticket
Adult £12.65 £11.50 £43.00
Child (5-15 yrs) £7.45 £6.75 £18.00
Family (2 adults & 3 children) £36.50 £33.00 £81.00
Concession/student £10.45 £9.50 N/A
Group N/A £7.50 N/A
 Gardens OnlyGift Aid AdmissionStandard AdmissionSeason Ticket
Adult £7.15 £6.50 £29.00
Child (5-15 yrs) £3.85 £3.50 £10.50
Family (2 adults & 3 children) £19.80 £18.00 £48.00
Concession/student £5.50 £5.00 N/A
Group N/A

£5.50

N/A

Downloads

Season Ticket Application Form (doc, 162KB)

Please download, complete and return to us by post.

Gift Aid Donation Form (pdf, 170KB)

Please download and print our Gift Aid donation form and post it back to us.

Season Tickets

Enjoy unlimited visits to Mount Stuart during the season. Our fantastic value season tickets means you can enjoy regular days out to explore the splendour of our House, Gardens and Grounds. 

Gift Aid

The Mount Stuart Trust participates in the Gift Aid scheme. If you are a UK taxpayer, you can help Mount Stuart by making a Gift Aid declaration. By making a donation of 10% above the admission rate we are able to claim Gift Aid on the whole amount. What this means is that we can claim an additional 25p for every £1.00 that is donated.