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Gruesome Graves

Take our free family tour to discover gruesome stories we've had to leave out of our 'normal' tours ...

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event (admission applies)

Travel back in time with our tour guide who reveals the gruesome secrets of Sutton Hoo's Royal Burial Ground on this fun tour. Please be aware that places are limited so we would recommend arriving early to avoid disappointment.

Times

Prices

Event ticket prices

This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.

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The basics

Suitability

Children need to accompany scared adults!

Meeting point

Please book onto the tour when you arrive at reception. Please be aware that places are limited.

What to bring and wear

Please wear sturdy shoes and appropriate outdoor clothing.

Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible and trampers available from reception.

Contact info

Visitor Reception

Upcoming events

Event

Saxon Festival: Sae Wylfings, Anglo-Saxon Living History 

Join the Sae Wylfings as they set up camp for a weekend full of Anglo-Saxon living history, part of Saxon Festival 2024.

Event summary

on
25 May to 27 May 2024
at
10:00 to 17:00
+ 2 other dates or times
Event

Anglo-Saxon costume demonstration 

Meet our historic costume volunteers as they demonstrate the craft skills of the Anglo-Saxons and how they created clothing and accessories using natural materials.

Event summary

on
25 May to 30 Oct 2024
at
10:30 to 15:00
+ 40 other dates or times
Event

Saxon Festival: Twilight Royal Burial Ground tour 

Join tour guides from the Sutton Hoo Society for a special evening tour of the Royal Burial Ground at Sutton Hoo, part of Saxon Festival 2024.

Event summary

on
25 May 2024
at
16:00 to 18:30
Event

Saxon Festival: Twilight Royal Burial Ground tour 

Join tour guides from the Sutton Hoo Society for a special evening tour of the Royal Burial Ground at Sutton Hoo, part of Saxon Festival 2024.

Event summary

on
25 May 2024
at
16:30 to 19:00