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Historic site attracts a million visitors

An Anglo-Saxon re-enactor at Sutton Hoo Credit: National Trust

More than a million people have been to the Sutton Hoo Anglo-Saxon burial site in Suffolk since the National Trust opened a visitor centre a decade ago.

To mark the achievement managers are planning a weekend of celebratins on Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th June.

The Sutton Hoo mask Credit: National Trust

The Sutton Hoo Treasure is regarded as Europe's equivalent of Tutankhamen.

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