Sutton House and Breaker's Yard

Sutton House and Breaker's Yard

Things to see and do 

Discover Sutton House

Sutton House and Breaker's Yard

What's on 

Upcoming events

Guided Tour

Fri 28 Feb 2020
From Tudor countryside retreat to 1980s squat, Sutton House has a rich, exciting and varied history just waiting to be discovered.

Prosecco and History tour

Wed 04 Mar 2020
With our expert tour guide and a glass of prosecco in hand, travel through five centuries of scandal, royal dramas, deaths and terrifying hauntings.

Spend Mother's Day weekend with us

Sat 21 Mar 2020
Treat your Mum to an afternoon in the oldest home in East London.

The New Arts & Music Programme at Sutton House: Alasdair Roberts

Fri 27 Mar 2020
'Quietly escalating towards Scottish national treasure status' – Mojo

Sutton House Music Society: Trio Sora

Sun 29 Mar 2020
We are delighted to be able to present a concert by the French Trio Sōra, winners of the prestigious international Parkhouse Award competition, who are on their way to a residency at the Aldeburgh Festival.
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Children working in Breaker's Yard

What's on for Primary Schools at Sutton House? 

Sutton House's award-winning education programme is engaging and immersive, we have a range of cross-curricular workshops for nursery classes up to year 6.

Young people working in the Great Chamber

Secondary schools  

At Sutton House we have plenty on offer for secondary schools. Not only do we have a range of workshops and tours available, we also can provide inspiring spaces for classroom and performances.

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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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Eating and shopping

Cafe at Sutton House

A cup of tea and a gift shop full of favourites 

Our shop and café sell carefully picked and well-loved products that are popular with National Trust visitors around the country.

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Venue hire

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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Our work

CampbellX and Kayza Rose

New film for Sutton House: ‘Inclusion’ a community collaboration 

New recruitment films for Sutton House: ‘Inclusion’ a community collaboration

Celebrating the opening of the Breaker's Yard at Sutton House

The Recycled Teenagers  

Find out about Sutton House's over 55's community group the Recycled Teenagers