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

Surreal Santa's Sleigh

Sat 10 Dec 2016
Father Christmas welcomes visitors into his magical double-decker caravan with lavishly decorated historic palace interior. Hear what it is that really makes reindeer fly and receive a gift.

Christmas Design and Food Market

Sat 10 Dec 2016
City Showcase: Markets, curators of Embankment Summer Market, Soho Flea Market and Dalston Christmas Market, are creating a Christmas market featuring designer stalls and high quality food and drink vendors.

Sutton House Christmas

Sat 10 Dec 2016
Come along to our design and food market, surreal Santa's sleigh and playful pantomime experiences throughout 500 year old Sutton House.

Beauty and the Beast performed by Tea Break Theatre

Mon 12 Dec 2016
"This house isn't just any old house. This house is ALIVE." Belle wants adventure, like the plots in her favourite books. When her Father doesn't return from his trip, she finds that adventure is more dangerous and difficult than she imagined.

Christmas Feast by The Art of Dining

Wed 14 Dec 2016
Be transported back in time for an unforgettable festive feast in a gorgeous setting, and experience a magical evening of delicious food, plentiful wine and the opportunity to soak up the atmosphere of this beautiful historic property.
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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 what they get up to and 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.