Melford Hall

Upcoming events

Room Guide recruitment day

Sat 24 Feb 2018
Have you spare time on your hands? Do you want to meet people and chat? If this appeals then you are just the person we are looking for to join the Room Guide volunteers at Melford Hall.

Tales from the High Seas

Sat 24 Mar 2018
Join one of our naval history experts as he recounts tales of the Hyde Parker naval exploits

Melford Hall's Railway Walk

Sat 07 Apr 2018
A popular guided walk taking in some railway and village history as well as both some modern archaeology and the natural beauty of the Suffolk countryside.

Three Mills Walk

Sat 28 Apr 2018
A guided walk along the the old railway line and taking in three water mills as well as Sudbury's famous water meadows
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Eating and shopping

Tearoom at Melford Hall in the 1950s kitchen

Choose your surroundings 

Melford Hall has a variety of places to enjoy your lunch or tea

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Visitors enjoying Melford

Bring your group 

Whether you're interested in art, naval millitary history or Beatrix Potter there's something for every member of your group at our special place.

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Our work

Painting of Sir Thomas Savage

Discovery of a long lost owner 

Discover the story of a portrait fallen foul to mistaken identity. Thought to be the 17th-century Archbishop of York the subject was an entirely different great from our past.

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Get involved

Volunteering at Melford Hall

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Melford Hall on the National Trust Collections website