Tales by Torchlight

Winter is coming and the nights are drawing in. Explore Sutton Hoo by torchlight and discover the Anglo-Saxon storytellers with tales to tell of heroes, monsters and gods.

  • Booking essential

Winter is coming and the nights are drawing in. Explore Sutton Hoo by torchlight and discover the Anglo-Saxon storytellers with tales to tell of heroes, monsters and gods.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Adult £8.00
  • Child £4.00
  • Family £25.00
    2A 2C
  • Family £25.00
    1A 3C
  • Family £25.00
    2A 3C

The basics

Booking details
Call 01394 389714
Suitability
Children welcome
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Please meet your torchbearer outside Visitor Reception
What to bring and wear
This event will take place outside and late evening so please dress appropriately and bring a torch
Accessibility
Some of the terrain is uneven so please discuss your requirements with Visitor Reception when booking

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
25 October 2017 18:00 - 20:00 Available
27 October 2017 18:00 - 20:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
Visitor Reception
Email
suttonhoo@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01394 389714

Upcoming events

Beowulf

Sat 21 Oct 2017
18:30-20:00
Before we begin, I should warn you: This story ends with a dragon. But every story ends with a dragon. If you make it to 'Happily Ever After' - and there isn't a dragon nearby - the story isn't over yet.

Tales by Torchlight

Wed 25 Oct 2017
18:00-20:00
Winter is coming and the nights are drawing in. Explore Sutton Hoo by torchlight and discover the Anglo-Saxon storytellers with tales to tell of heroes, monsters and gods.

Christmas Gift Fayre

Sat 11 Nov 2017
10:30-16:30
Get inspiration for Christmas at our Christmas gift fayre. Browse gorgeous crafts and gifts, sample Suffolk produce and enjoy festive music. You may even be able to listen to tales of winters past around our Yule Log. Special entry price, £3 per...

Winterselde Telling of Tales

Sat 11 Nov 2017
12:00-12:30
Immerse the whole family in the Anglo-Saxon tradition of storytelling around the yule log. Wrap up warm in your favourite jumper, grab a hot drink and settle down outside and listen to tales as old as time.

Murder Mystery Performance

Sat 18 Nov 2017
19:00-21:00
The lights fuse and the vicar is killed...

Out of the Case

Sun 19 Nov 2017
13:30-14:30
Get a close up look at our fantastic collection of Sutton Hoo replica treasures at an informal talk and handling session in our Exhibition Hall. Made by master craftsmen using authentic techniques, our replicas show us what the treasures would...