The British Museum’s new permanent gallery showcases the Sutton Hoo ship burial in the context of Medieval Europe and beyond. New interpretations, new finds, and more.
Who was King Raedwald? Recent finds, including the Sutton Hoo burial ship, shed light on the mysterious figure in the kingdom of East Anglia.
Sutton Hoo was a private estate in Suffolk until owner Edith Pretty encouraged digging, which led to remarkable historical findings of a king’s burial.