Sutton House and Breaker's Yard

Tudor house surviving in the heart of a thriving East London community

Sutton House and Breaker's Yard

Things to see and do

Sutton House and Breaker's Yard

What's on 

Upcoming events

Sutton House Queered

Wed 22 Feb 2017
At Sutton House we are proud and delighted to launch our 5th year celebrating lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and queer (LGBTQ) histories, as part of the National Trust's 2017 Prejudice and Pride programme. Sutton House Queered is a year long...

Curiouser and Curiouser: Alice in Wonderland at Easter

Sat 01 Apr 2017
This Easter Sutton House becomes a Wonderland featuring a Mad Hatter's Tea Party, singing flowers, all of your favourite Wonderland characters, and a search for the White Rabbit. As well as the White Rabbit activity, there will be a number of...

Cadbury Easter Egg Trail

Fri 14 Apr 2017
This Easter at Sutton House join our Easter Egg Trail through an Alice in Wonderland inspired adventure, discover the fantastical characters from Wonderland- from the White Rabbit to the Jabberwocky - in our 500 year old rooms for the chance to...
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Eating and shopping

Tearoom at Sutton House

A cup of tea and a second-hand book 

Enjoy delicious cake and a selection of teas on vintage china and pick up a bargain read from our second hand bookshop. Don't forget to pop into our gift shop too.

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Squatter artwork

Dive into the past 

Look beyond Tudor walls built by courtier to Henry VIII Ralph Sadleir, and find murals painted by 1980s squatters.

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Our work

Teaching a class at Sutton House

Conserving and connecting 

Our work doesn't just cover looking after the house and collections at Sutton House. We work hard to build our relationship with the local community and provide excellent learning experiences for all ages.

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Venue hire

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Get involved

Volunteering and the community

Join the team 

We couldn't work without our dedicated team of volunteers who help us run and look after Sutton House. Take a look at how you can get involved in joining the volunteer team.

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Playing with the past

What's on for primary schools at Sutton House? 

Spark the imagination of your class in our immersive learning environment

Breakers Yard Launch

Learning at Sutton House 

Take a look at the different learning opportunities available from school visits, family learning days, and special courses for community groups.