Gainsborough’s House is the former home of the famous painter Thomas Gainsborough. Located in Sudbury Gainsboroughs House is now a museum housing one of the largest collections of the artists works.
The market town of Sudbury is located in south-west Suffolk on the Suffolk-Essex border.
Sudbury is the birthplace of the painter Thomas Gainsborough and features a statue of the painter in the marketplace and a museum featuring a large collection of his paintings.
Sudbury is an old wool town with links to the weaving trade.
The town features pubs, churches, shops and restaurants. There is a farmers market on the last Friday of each month.
You can explore the town by following the Talbot Trail, which starts from the Tourist Information Centre.