1939 was just the beginning...

The Sutton Hoo helmet sculpture

As we celebrate the 80th anniversary of the excavation of the Great Ship Burial and the new Sutton Hoo experiences unveiled in 2019 this video looks at some of the things which make Sutton Hoo such a special place

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1939 was just the beginning...

In 1939 one of the greatest archaeological discoveries of all time was being uncovered at Sutton Hoo in Suffolk - the Great Ship Burial that's thought to be the final resting place of an Anglo-Saxon king. Now 80 years on, the story continues, as we countdown to an incredible new experience, coming this August.