Sutton Hoo

Important notice -

Please pre-book your admission tickets to guarantee entry. To see Swords of Kingdoms: The Staffordshire Hoard at Sutton Hoo, you will need to book a free timed ticket (with limited availability) in addition to your admission ticket.

Awe-inspiring Anglo-Saxon royal burial site

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What's on

Upcoming events

Thegns of Mercia: Anglo-Saxon re-enactment

Sat 28 May 2022
Step back over 1000 years in time to enjoy the sights, sounds and smells of Anglo-Saxon life as we welcome Thegns of Mercia for a weekend full of living history.

Gruesome Graves

Tue 31 May 2022
Take our free family tour to discover gruesome stories we've had to leave out of our 'normal' tours ...

Sae Wylfings: Anglo-Saxon re-enactment

Sat 04 Jun 2022
Take a step back in time with the Sae Wylfing Anglo-Saxon re-enactment group as they set up camp for the weekend.

Forest Bathing at Sutton Hoo

Sun 12 Jun 2022
Relax, unwind and immerse yourself in nature by joining one of our forest bathing sessions.

Little Hoo-ligans Parent & Toddler Group

Tue 14 Jun 2022
Bring you little ones along to Sutton Hoo's parent and toddler group, Little Hoo-ligans.

Ramble with the Ranger

Fri 22 Jul 2022
Take a ramble with our Ranger, Jonathan, and see Sutton Hoo from a different perspective, exploring the different wildlife that calls this special place home.
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Things to see and do

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Places to stay

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Children trying out an Anglo-Saxon shield for size in the High Hall exhibition

Learning at Sutton Hoo 

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Art and collections

Our collections

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