The Mount Stuart Trust has strong links with the local community and seeks to maintain active relationships through partnerships and projects.
We understand the importance of sustainability.
The island of Bute is full of food and drink surprises.
From Rock to Roof
Ever wondered how slate blocks are transformed into the roofing slate we use today?
The Shore Chapel
The Shore Chapel has undergone a full external conservation programme.
Mansion House and The Yard
The new place on Bute
Rural Student Placements at Mount Stuart
James Barnett is studying Rural Enterprise and Land Management Bsc (hons) at Harper Adams University. Over the past year, he has been undertaking a placement with Mount Stuart Trust in the Rural department. Here, he gives an account of his time working with the team.
Paintings from the Bute Collection on worldwide loan
Exciting times lie ahead for artworks within the Bute Collection at Mount Stuart. Here are a few of the pieces that are travelling across the globe this year.
Moth Studies at Mount Stuart
Mount Stuart has been working alongside Ron and Dougie from Bute Museum to collect and count the species of moth found in the gardens.
Seed trials in the Kitchen Garden
The Gardens team are trialling the production of new varieties of fruit and veg.