Sutton House and Breaker's Yard

Important notice -

The house is currently closed for its annual clean. We are open from 2 Feb, for guided tours only, on Wednesdays, Fridays & Sundays at 11am and 2pm, + 3.30pm Sundays. Book online from 27 Jan, or we may have a few slots 'on the door'.

A fascinating Tudor house at the heart of a vibrant community

Sutton House and Breaker's Yard

What's on 

What to expect when visiting Sutton House

We're currently open for guided tours only, and are delighted to be able to welcome you. Because the pandemic affected the way we’re able to do things there will be some changes, including to our opening times and days and facilities. Please read this article carefully so you know what to expect before booking.

Sutton House and Breaker's Yard

Things to see and do

Guided history tours at Sutton House

Discover the hidden delights of a Tudor house that's full of historical twists and surprises, in the heart of Hackney.

A couple views ancestral paintings in the Great Chamber

Things do from where you are 

We’d like to bring the magic and stories of Sutton House to you, wherever you are. Find our free download here.

Volunteering and the community

Volunteer at Sutton House 

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

Family walking in Rowallane Garden, County Down

Experience more with National Trust membership 

Now more than ever, we all need access to nature, fresh air and open spaces. Become a member today and you can explore more than 500 places. What's more, your membership will go towards looking after nature, beauty and history for generations to come.

Sutton House and Breaker's Yard


Delve into the history of Sutton House

Look beyond the Tudor walls built by courtier to Henry VIII Ralph Sadleir, and discover the story of 1980s squatters.

Sutton House: Our History


The East India Company and Sutton House 

Explore the connections between the East India Company and Sutton House through an art work created with local school children.

Sutton House and Breaker's Yard

Our work

speakers mounted on chairs either side of the fireplace in the Great Chamber at Sutton House

Host unforgettable events at Sutton House 

Keen to host your next event somewhere that guests will never forget? Sutton House can accommodate events from private launches and dining experiences to performances and more.

A hand-stitched sign welcoming visitors to Sutton House and Breaker's Yard

Sutton House's Young at Heart group 

Find out about Sutton House's Young at Heart over-55s group.

CampbellX and Kayza Rose

‘Inclusion’, a community collaboration film about Sutton House 

‘Inclusion’, a community collaboration film about Sutton House