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 

What's happening this Spring?

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What's on 

Upcoming events

Sutton House Music Society presents Graham Fitch, piano

Sun 25 Mar 2018
Bach Goldberg Variations Renowned pianist Graham Fitch plays Bach's iconic work for keyboard, which he has played over many years. Please note there will be no interval for this concert. The cafe/bar will be open before and after the concert.

Cadbury's Easter Egg Hunt

Fri 30 Mar 2018
The Easter Bunny is feeling very generous this year, but she has lost all of her Easter chick friends around the rooms of 500 year old Sutton House. Help her find them all and she will reward you with a Cadbury's Easter Bunny. £2 per hunt...

An Evening of Norse Mythology

Sat 12 May 2018
The epic tales of Norse Mythology are ones that have inspired storytellers, writers and artists for centuries. Rich in complex, amusing and often bewildering themes, these tales shine a light on a peculiar and ancient people and their belief...

Sutton House Music Society presents Roskell Piano Trio

Sun 10 Jun 2018
Late Beethoven trios 1 Our resident piano trio continue our 'late Beethoven' series with an exploration of the late Beethoven piano trios. This programme includes the Archduke Trio Op. 97.
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Eating and shopping

Tearoom at Sutton House

A cup of tea and a second-hand book 

Our shop and tearoom sells carefully picked and well loved products that are a favourite with National Trust visitors around the country.

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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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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

What's on offer for secondary schools at Sutton House? 

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.