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.
As the oldest dwelling on Bute, the 17th century Mansion House is a well known landmark in Rothesay. But behind this Listed building, the adjacent terrace and outbuildings are being imagined as a new and dynamic destination, to be known known as Bute Yard.
A new model of sustainable rural living
Arboretum Restoration Project
The Mount Stuart Trust have been working alongside Bartlett Tree Experts to care for our amazing trees.
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.
Cut Flower trials in the Kitchen Garden
The team at Mount Stuart are trialling the production of cut flowers in the Kitchen Garden.