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Sutton Hoo

Tranmer House Sutton Hoo | Sutton Hoo, Woodbridge IP12 3DJ, England
+44 1394 389700
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Hoo, Hoo, Hoo's there?

Been wanting to come to this place for years... Not disappointed. Owing to my disablement we will... read more

Reviewed yesterday
davidY4495BQ
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Stanford-Le-Hope, United Kingdom
Pleasent

We decided to travel to Sutton Hook and got there with 2 and a half hours left to see everything... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Danii K
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  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
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“burial mounds” (224 reviews)
“british museum” (150 reviews)
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Tranmer House Sutton Hoo | Sutton Hoo, Woodbridge IP12 3DJ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Been wanting to come to this place for years... Not disappointed. Owing to my disablement we will HAVE to come back another time to finish off the visit ie: Tranmer House. (Wheelchairs and electric scooter available for the grounds). If you are visiting, then go...More

1  Thank davidY4495BQ
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We decided to travel to Sutton Hook and got there with 2 and a half hours left to see everything. This was more than enough time. This is definitely not a whole day activity. Even if you went to walk around the whole grounds, it...More

Thank Danii K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our visit to Sutton Hoo was on a cold and windy May day, but from entering the Reception Area the National Trust staff were friendly and gave good advice on how to enhance our visit. We took the Guided Tour, led by a member of...More

Thank Patricia K
Reviewed 1 week ago

All the treasures from the find are housed in the British Museum. Nothing discovered is on display here. There is an exhibition hall with a replica helmet and various other displays. Even the introductory video which lasts about 8 minutes wasn't that exciting. There are...More

Thank Stephen T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really found all the information interesting, lots of people know a bit about Sutton Hoo but there was so much more detail. Coupled with great walks.

Thank Jeremy C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited today for the launch of the walking festival and was really surprised at how interesting Sutton Hoo is. Always given it a miss before, but Tony the guide who walked us around the mounds was amazingly knowledgeable and enthusiastic and brought the whole discovery...More

Thank j T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been here a number of times, but back on 26 April had to go to Ipswich to have work done on the car. The weather had been awful, rain, snow, sleet, hail and windy. Friends were with us and we decided to go and...More

Thank dandrshears
Reviewed 1 week ago

Called in here as part of our planned visit to the area. I gave to say this was definitely the best historical visit I've ever been to in this country. The guide (Joe Startin) was so engaging and knowledgeable. The 1 1/2 hour guided walk...More

1  Thank Scillygirl27
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Outstanding museum explaining Anglo Saxon settlement and discovery of burial mounds. Informative but also suitable for children. Some of the priceless finds on display (rest in British Museum). Good walks with lovely views. The bluebells were outstanding. Children's playground and picnic area if you do...More

Thank Jane L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A National Trust Property which we found incredibly interesting. We learned about the ship burial of an Anglo Saxon King and how Mrs Edith Pretty brought archaeologists to investigate the site. We started by visiting the Exhibition Centre where we watched a 10 minute introductory...More

1  Thank OldBear
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fastfreddie2014
are dogs admitted
7 November 2016|
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Response from Aussie135 | Reviewed this property |
Hi , the estate walk may allow a dog on alead but not to the burial grounds or the buildings. Previous posts have mentioned that.
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Paul R
entrance fee please
29 August 2016|
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Response from wanderobo | Reviewed this property |
As above. National Trust members free.
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Gallivanting-gran
The price please for car parking and if we can just use the cafe .many thanks
29 June 2016|
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Response from JMIC10 | Reviewed this property |
No parking price and yes you can just use the nice tea rooms you pay to see exhibition, the mounds and Mrs Pretty's house but well worth it.
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