Visiting as a group?
Sutton Hoo. Home to one of the greatest archaeological discoveries.
As part of your visit you can walk around the ancient burial mounds and discover the incredible story of an Anglo Saxon King.
Explore our award-winning exhibition with full-size reconstruction of the burial chamber and replica treasures before stepping into the 1930s at Tranmer House.
Guided mound tours
Drink in the haunting beauty of these Anglo-Saxon graves with a tour that takes you onto the famous burial mound 1. You'll be in the safe and expert hands of a Sutton Hoo Society guide who'll bring to life the warrior leader laid to rest and the extraordinary excavations at a time when Britain was on the brink of a war.
All guided tours are booked in advanced.
Please allow 1.15 to 1.30 hours for the tour - and dress for the outdoors.
Self guided tours
Explore and discover the majestic mounds your own way, at your own pace.
An introduction to Sutton Hoo awaits your group, experience the past through our recreated Kings ...
At Tranmer House you will be transported back to the sights and sounds of the 1930s.
Enjoy inspirational views across the river Deben.