Gainsborough's House


46 Gainsborough Street, Sudbury, Suffolk, CO10 2EU

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Gainsborough’s House is the childhood home of one of Britain’s most important artists. The international centre for Thomas Gainsborough RA (1727 - 1788) is a hub for heritage and culture with an outstanding collection of his work. The museum and gallery have recently re-opened after a transformational redevelopment. You will be able to see Gainsborough’s masterpieces, exhibitions of international appeal and a landscape studio with panoramic views, alongside the Grade I listed house, crinkle-crankle walled garden, The Watering Place café and shop.

Access: accessible lifts, toilets for disabled visitors and wheelchair available.

Catering: café with indoor and outdoor seating.

Establishment features: shop and walled garden.

Tours and Demonstrations: guided tours by arrangement and group visits.


Photos: Hufton + Crow 





  • Accessible Lift
  • Disabled Accessibility
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors
  • Wheelchairs available - on prior request


  • Café

Establishment Features

  • Open all year
  • Shop

Payment Methods

  • Groups Accepted

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Guided tours by arrangement


Opening Times

10am – 5pm every day, see exceptions on our website.
01787 372958

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