Plan your visit

Opening Update

June Opening Hours

House: 12-3pm (last entry 2pm), Friday to Monday
Gardens: 10am-5pm, Friday-Monday
Café & toilets: 11am-3pm, Friday-Monday

Admission to the House is available in 10 minute slots from 12.00noon to 2.00pm (house closes 3pm) and pre-booking online is essential. Viewing of the house is by self-guided free flow admission.

Pre-booking your visit is essential. Tickets have now been released for all available June dates, book your June visit here. July dates will be released on 15th June.


To enhance visitor and staff safety a number of new visiting arrangements will be in place initially, find out more here.

We are looking forward to welcoming you back to Mount Stuart. For any urgent enquiries please email: and our team will respond as soon as possible.

Ticket Prices

Adult House & Gardens £13
Concession House & Gardens £11
Child (5-15) House & Gardens £7.50
Family (2 adults, 3 children) House & Gardens £39
Adult/Concession Gardens Only £5.00
Groups of 15 or more House & Gardens from £8.25
Child (5-15) Gardens Only FREE

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Shop and Eat at Mount Stuart

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Online Shop

Mount Stuart publications including 20 Masterpieces from Mount Stuart are currently available to purchase from our online shop.

Visit the shop here.

Mount Stuart is located on the Isle of Bute, the most accessible island on the west coast of Scotland. The Isle of Bute is approximately 90 minutes from Glasgow by road or rail, including a 35 minute ferry crossing from Wemyss Bay to Rothesay. Alternatively another ferry runs from Colintraive to Rhubodach, taking less than 5 minutes. A discounted joint ticket including ferry travel, bus travel and admission to Mount Stuart is available to purchase from CalMac at Wemyss Bay.

By Car

Mount Stuart is 5 miles south of the island's principal town: Rothesay, and is well signposted from the ferry terminal. If you are travelling using a sat nav system, please use the postcode PA20 9LR. Get directions on Google Maps.

Car parking is available free of charge on site. Please be aware that we do not have a designated parking area for motor homes.

By Bus

West Coast Motors operate a regular bus service 490/90 from Rothesay (Guildford Square) to Mount Stuart. Please be aware that the service drops off close to the entrance to the estate which is a 20 minute walk from the main house and cafe.

By Bicycle

Bicycle storage racks are available at the car parking area.