Things to see & do

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Two days out in one

  • Visitors enjoying the outdoors in our Stableyard © Hannah Steggles

    Spend the day here and see what you can discover.

  • Sudbury Hall

    Home to the Vernon family for 300 years, Sudbury has stunning 17th-century craftsmanship.

  • Museum of Childhood

    Reminisce with our childhood collection, visit the Victorian school room and climb the chimney.

Summer time fun

A busy craft room full of children making colourful creations

Get ready for the Summer holidays and plan lots of week-day fun activities here at Sudbury. There's never a dull moment!

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Outdoor theatre

The Secret Garden outdoor theatre performance, Sudbury Hall 18 August 2015 © Chapter House Theatre Company

Enjoy grassy stage performances of The Secret Garden (Tues 18 Aug) and The Sorcerer's Apprentice (Wed 26 Aug). Book your tickets now by calling 0844 2491895 or book on-line. 

Discover toys

How good are you at whip and top? © David Levenson

Have a go with the toys and games in the Museum of Childhood. From dolls' houses to dressing up, there is lots to play with. And don't forget  to climb the chimney!

Have a go at our children's trails

Children taking part in a trail © David Levenson

Pick up one of the children's trails around the hall and the museum and see what more you can discover.

Group visits

Group visits are very welcome here © Ian Shaw

Sudbury is a great day out for a group, with something for everyone. Marvel at the 17th-century craftsmanship and reminisce about childhood. Have lunch in the tea-room and visit the shops.

School visits

How different were school lessons in Victorian times? © Andrew Tryner

At the Museum of Childhood, children can compare lives and experiences from the 19th-century with the present day and take part in our education workshops which all link with the National Curriculum.

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