A historic house based in Aigburth in Liverpool, Sudley House was built in 1824 and now contains the collection of former resident George Holt. The museum and art gallery is known for having paintings by Turner, Rossetti, Holman Hunt and many others.
The house also has a children's room with toys and games formerly belonging to upper and middle class children and a small world room with miniature toys, dolls and transport.
Entry to the house is free and there is a shop, tearoom and picnic area available. Sudley House can be found approximately 20 minutes from Liverpool city centre. Parking is limited so public transport is recommended where possible. The number 61 bus to Elmswood Road, the 82 to Aigburth Road and the 80 or 80A bus to Rose Lane will get you to the house.
Events at this venue
There are 12 events at this location
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Christmas Card Making
Create a special Christmas card for a special someone using beautiful materials.
Costume in paintings
Join our Senior Curator Pauline Rushton, and take a closer look at some of the costumes featured in the paintings at Sudley House
Wed 24 Jan 2018
Follow the clues the elves have left to help you explore Sudley House.
Join our Visitor Host for an introduction to Sudley House and the Holt family, focusing on some of the wonderful paintings in the collection.
Tue 28 Nov
Wed 29 Nov
Tue 5 Dec
Letters to Father Christmas
On the nice list? Grab a pencil and piece of magical elf paper and write a letter to Father Christmas.
Religion in art
This talk examines depictions of religious themes in the work of William Dyce, Ary Scheffer and William Holman-Hunt.
Tue 19 Dec
St. Anthony of Padua School Choir
Join the children from St. Anthony of Padua for a wonderful performance of festive songs.
Sat 2 Dec
Free / 0151 478 4016
A fun festive day out for all. Join us for Christmas crafts, yuletide tales and merry music.
Tea and chat
Tea and chat is part of our 'meet me at the museum' series of free events for older people. Enjoy a nostalgic look back with different themes each session. Everyone is welcome! You can come on your own and make some new friends or bring a pal. More information
Fri 1 Dec
Free / 0151 478 4016
Tote-aly Amazing Bags
Design a tote bag and look stylish while doing you Christmas shopping.
Peter Farrer was born in 1926 and has lived in Liverpool for many years. He has been cross-dressing since he was 14. Peter’s interest in women’s period costume has led him to collect extensively and he now has a huge number of garments, particularly evening dresses made between the 1930s and the 1980s. Peter is…