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Spring Photography Competition @ Murton

Have you captured a striking image here at Murton? Enter our Photography Competition for your chance to win prizes including one annual family ticket for 4 to the farm.

There are 3 categories to enter:

  • Nature Reserve & Wildlife
  • Farm and Farm Animals
  • Family Fun at Murton

Entries will be judged in two age groups:

  • Children (15 and Under)
  • Adults (16 and over)

Please download and complete our Murton Photography Competition Entry Form and submit  with your photographs by email to:  or alternatively entries can be made in hard copy at Murton Tea Room, Arbroath Road, Forfar DD8 2RZ.

The deadline for entries is Sunday 29th April 2016 at 4pm. Winners will be announced 2nd May 2016. All winning entries will be displayed in the tea room during the summer months. The exhibition will begin on Saturday 28th May.


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Friends of Murton

Will you be our Friend?

We are launching a new loyalty scheme called The Friends of Murton. For just £25 you will receive four family tickets for entry on to the farm that can be used at any time throughout the year and  a voucher for a free drink from the tearoom every month, regular updates and a monthly newsletter from Murton Trust.

To join please download this form and take it into the tearoom or send it to us at Murton Steading, Arbroath Road, Forfar, DD8 2RZ with your payment.

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Murton Farm Outdoor Tots

Murton Farm Tots World Book Day 2Murton Farm Outdoor Tots are back from the 3rd March.

We are running two sessions every Thursday.

  • Morning               10 am to 12pm
  • Afternoon           1pm to 3pm

£3 per child (under 1’s free)


Organised Outdoor Activity

Organised Animal Activity

3rd March

Outdoor Story Telling Session

Meet and feed the goats

10th March

Water & Ice Play

Meet and play with the ferrets

17th March

Spray Painting or Wellie Boot Painting

Meet and groom the donkeys

24th March

Tents and Tunnel Making

Meet and feed the guinea pigs

14th April

Muddy Play

Meet and and play with the ferrets

21st April

Messy play gloop goo & fun too!

Egg Collecting & bird feeding

28th April

Treasure Hunt

Meet and feed the pigs

5th May

Teddy Bears Picnic

Meet and feed the rabbits

Each week will involve messy and often dirty play in all weathers.  Please ensure your child is dress appropriately for the visit.  They will need to be warm, waterproof and in clothes you are prepared to wash again!! We will be there each week come rain or shine.

 Download our Outdoor Tots Spring programme  here.