Murton Farm, Tea Room and Nature Reserve is a popular visitor attraction in beautiful Angus located just outside Forfar

Murton Farm and Tea Room

At Murton Farm you will be able to meet our very friendly collection of animals and birds including Dennis and Gnasher our adorable Kune Kune pigs and rare breed poultry. Our play area has sand pits, pedal toys, an adventure trail and a variety of outdoor toys. Our tea room serves light lunches and snacks, together with a wide choice of home baking.

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Come and enjoy a walk or leisurely stroll around our extensive nature reserve. Our beautiful lochs and wetlands are home to a wide variety of birds and wildfowl and there is a well-maintained network of paths that everyone can enjoy whatever the season.


Educational Centre

Murton Trust is also an important educational centre. By visiting us you will be supporting our charitable work to provide land-based education to children and young people and help them into their first jobs. See the Education and Training page to find out more.

Here at Murton we believe we have created and nurtured a special part of the landscape with plenty for everyone to enjoy. Come and see for yourself very soon.....
Please note that due to the fact that we have animals and wildlife on site, no dogs are permitted on Murton Trust grounds at any time, except for assistance dogs. Thank you for your cooperation.

Spoon Carving Course
2017-03-02 16:08

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10am to 3pm -  Special introductory price of £25 including lunch On the one day course we will cover timber selection, cleaving, using an axe, spoon design, using a knife safely and efficiently as well as using a curved spoon knife. No experience required but a willingness to learn and keen to work ALL day on the project. At the end of the day you can expect to have made a simple spoon of your own to take home, and to have mastered the basic skills sufficiently to practice on your own. All tools and materials are included. Work likely to be outdoors under canopy or in workshop, warm clothing essential. Spaces are limited to 6 per day,  booking is essential. Contact murtontrust@murtontrust.org.uk for more details and to book. 6 free places available to young people aged 14-19, filled on a first come basis.

Permanent and Seasonal Tearoom Staff Required
2017-02-16 13:23
Permanent Staff - You must be able to cook and manage a busy lunch time service, bake cakes, work under pressure and be adaptable. Suitable candidates must have previous hospitality experience, food hygiene certificate and confidence in ordering tearoom supplies and supervising staff. You must be willing and able to work varied hours over seven days. Please send a C.V. and covering email to murtontrust@murtontrust.org.uk Seasonal Staff - We are looking for a member of staff to join our tearoom team from March to October this year. You must be able to manage a busy lunch time service, work under pressure and be adaptable. Previous hospitality experience and food hygiene certificate is an advantage. You must be willing and able to work varied hours over seven days. Please send a C.V. and covering email to murtontrust@murtontrust.org.uk