Tales by Torchlight

As the sun sets over Sutton Hoo explore this fascinating landscape 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.

There will be two performances each night. The first will be from 6.00pm - 7.30pm and the second will be from 6.30pm - 8.00pm.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Adult £8.00
  • Child £5.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Suitability
Children are welcome
Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
Meet by the ship sculpture in the courtyard.
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 this would be difficult to manoeuvre in the dark with a wheelchair or buggy.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
22 November 2019 18:00 - 19:30 Available
18:00 - 19:30 Available
18:30 - 20:00 Available
18:30 - 20:00 Available
23 November 2019 18:00 - 19:30 Available
18:00 - 19:30 Available
18:30 - 20:00 Available
18:30 - 20:00 Available

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13:00-14:00
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Archaeology Live - Geophysics

Tue 19 Nov 2019
10:00-13:00
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Tales by Torchlight

Fri 22 Nov 2019
18:00-19:30
As the sun sets over Sutton Hoo explore this fascinating landscape and discover the Anglo-Saxon storytellers with tales to tell of heroes, monsters and gods.

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Sun 24 Nov 2019
10:00-13:00
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Manual Photography Workshop

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10:00-13:00
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Little Hoo-ligans Parent & Toddler Group

Thu 12 Dec 2019
10:30-12:00
This autumn, we’re inviting the little hoo-ligans of Suffolk to join us for a variety of activities and crafts in our new toddler sessions. As the trees shed their leaves and the days grow shorter, time spent outdoors becomes even more special.