Twilight Tour

As night falls, explore the rich and exciting history of Sutton House with an expert guide.

  • Booking essential

Experience Hackney's oldest home with a tour led by a Sutton House expert. Learn about past residents from 500 years of history and the many unique ways the house has been used, including as a home to Thomas Cromwell's right hand man, a Victorian school, and a 1980s squat. Explore a newly installed recreation of the office of Clive Jenkins and the ASTMS Trade Union who were based here from the 1950s-1980s.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Adult £10.00
  • Child £4.00
    Under 5's Free
  • Concession £2.00
    National Trust Member
  • Concession £0.00
    Under 5's Free

The basics

Booking details
Call N/A
The latest youcan book onto a tour is by 4.30pm the day before the tour is due to take place.
Suitability
All children welcome, but the tour best suits age 10 +
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Please ring the buzzer upon arrival and someone will come and let you in.
What to bring and wear
Sutton House can get cold, so wrap up warm. As the tour involves several flights of stairs, flat, comfortable shoes are recommended.
Accessibility
Regrettably, Sutton House is only wheelchair accessible on the ground floor.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
26 June 2019 18:00 - 19:30 Available
3 July 2019 18:00 - 19:30 Available
10 July 2019 18:00 - 19:30 Cancelled
17 July 2019 18:00 - 19:30 Available

Upcoming events

Guided Tour

Fri 21 Jun 2019
15:00-16:30
From Tudor countryside retreat to 1980s squat, Sutton House has a rich, exciting and varied history just waiting to be discovered.

Twilight Tour

Wed 26 Jun 2019
18:00-19:30
As night falls, explore the rich and exciting history of Sutton House with an expert guide.

John Keats - The Great Odes 200

Thu 27 Jun 2019
19:00-21:15
Graham Fawcett presents an evening on the poet John Keats.

David Brain: Prokofiev, Beethoven, Bach and Ravel

Sun 30 Jun 2019
18:00-22:00
David Brain plays Prokofiev, Beethoven, Bach and Ravel

Opera Holloway present Puccini's La Boheme

Fri 30 Aug 2019
19:00-21:30
Opera Holloway are delighted to be performing Puccini’s La Boheme, a thrilling and passionate love story. La Boheme depicts the ever-changing fortunes of the lives of four flatmates, reluctant to leave their student days behind them.

David Brain: Milhaud, Rachmaninoff, Schoenberg and Schubert

Sun 06 Oct 2019
18:00-22:00
David Brain plays Milhaud, Rachmaninoff, Schoenberg and Schubert