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Sutton Hoo, Suffolk

Set in 245 acres, Sutton Hoo is an ancient Anglo Saxon burial ground in Suffolk. This burial ground is one of Britain’s most important archaeological sites and was discovered in 1939. One of the excavations included a ship burial of an Anglo Saxon warrior King complete with helmet, weapons and royal treasure.

The Sutton Hoo exhibition displays many of these treasures and a full size reconstruction of the burial chamber. Guided tours are available. For families there is a Children's play area, quiz/trail and various event and activities.

Licensed restaurant serving local, seasonal food. Outdoor terrace with seating. Children's menu. Ice-cream kiosk in summer

Surrounded by beautiful countryside, visitors can enjoy walks around the estate taking in the estuary views.

Opening Times

Open throughout the year.
Winter opening times 11-4pm
Summer opening times 10.30-5pm

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Ticket Prices

Adult - £6.20
Child - £3.20
Family 2+2 - £15.70

Reduced rate when arriving by cycle, on foot or public transport.

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Disabled Facilities

Partly accessible, slopes, uneven paths, undulating terrain.

Burial ground tours not accessible for visitors in wheelchairs or PMV due to uneven and undulating ground.

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More Information

Telephone: 01394 389700
Email: suttonhoo@nationaltrust.org.uk

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Location Map

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Tranmer House
Sutton Hoo
Woodbridge
Suffolk

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