Latest updates

12 Apr 19

The ship sculpture is installed

Sometimes it's hard to imagine the sheer scale of the Great Ship Burial. At 90 feet in length, the new ship sculpture gives some idea of the enormous effort it took to haul the original ship up from the River Deben. It also acts as a magnificent centrepiece to the courtyard!

The ship sculpture

05 Mar 19

Sutton Hoo car park renovations get underway

Renovations are now underway on the Sutton Hoo main car park, improving that very first experience you will have here with us.

Sutton Hoo carpark renovations

13 Feb 19

Books by the Wheelbarrow full!

We're temporarily moving out all of our books (and their shelving!) from our second-hand bookshop, ready to begin some much needed TLC and floor renovations. The books are being wheeled out by the wheelbarrow full to be kept safe as the current floor of rugs and board gets fully replaced and transformed to look wonderful.

Moving the books from the Sutton Hoo bookshop out by the wheelbarrow full along with the shelving