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

A Borrower in the Tudor Kitchen

Summer Adventures at Sutton House & Breaker's Yard 

Shhh, we're listening out for Borrowers. Have you seen their tiny shadows? Can you hear them telling stories? Join our Borrower Spotters this Summer to unearth the magical world of little people right under your feet.

Common blue butterfly on yellow flower

50 things to do before you're 11 3/4 at Sutton House & Breaker's Yard 

Start your 50 things adventure at Sutton House

Life Death Whatever

Life Death Whatever at Sutton House 

Sutton House has teamed up with "Mary Poppins of Death," Louise Winter and Death Doula, Anna Lyons to bring you a month of events and creative reflection on death.

Halloween at Sutton House & Breaker's Yard

October half-term and Hallowe'en and Sutton House  

Join us this October half-term for Hallowe'en antics with a Life. Death. Whatever twist. Dress-up, hear tales & mix up a poison. Are you brave enough?

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What's on 

What's on 

Find out more about exciting events at Sutton House

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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

Playing with the past

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

The Great Chamber at Sutton House

Book us for a paranormal investigation 

Book the oldest home in East London for your paranormal investigations or event.

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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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