Facilities & access


  • Step back in time in our museum shop with a selection of traditional toys
  • Buy homemade fudge to tickle your taste buds
  • Try our homemade cakes and scones in the Coach House Restaurant
  • Treat yourself to a selection of local products in our gift shop

Family & children

  • Baby-changing facilities in the stableyard and in the Museum of Childhood
  • Front-carrying baby slings and hip-carrying infant seats and indoor buggies for loan from the hall and museum entrances
  • Children's trail in the hall
  • Woodland Outdoor Adventure play area
  • Hands on activities in the Museum of Childhood
  • Family activities throughout the school holidays. Check our events pages for details.


  • Drop-off point and designated blue badge parking at front of house
  • Free buggy transfer available from main car park
  • Wheelchair access limited to Sudbury Hall with stepped entrances on all sides. Braille guide, touch trail and large print guide are available. Please ask at the hall entrance
  • There is a virtual tour of Sudbury Hall in the Coach House Restaurant and photograph albums of the hall available at visitor reception
  • The Museum of Childhood is accessible by wheelchairs. There is a small lift available between all floors
  • Some outdoor surfaces are loose large gravel and there is sloped access to the garden terraces
  • Accessible toilets are located in the stableyard and in the Museum of Childhood
  • Assistance dogs only are allowed on the site