A Jewel in the Crown of Suffolk

Surrounded by countryside with 1,000 years of history to explore, Bury St Edmunds offers visitors award-winning restaurants, fantastic shopping, annual festivals, and stunning parks.

Admire the magnificent St Edmundsbury Cathedral, discover the legend of St Edmund, and stand among the ruins of the 11th Century Abbey of St Edmund, once one of the most important monasteries in medieval Europe, set in the stunning Abbey Gardens. With the beautiful medieval wool towns on our doorstep, Bury St Edmunds is truly 'a jewel in the crown of Suffolk'.

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31 Mar
Walking Tour: Ladies of The Town on Mother's Day

Walking Tour: Ladies of The Town on Mother's Day

Meet at the War Memorial on Angel Hill, Bury St Edmunds

Join the Bury St Edmunds Tour Guides on Mother's Day (March...

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31 Mar
The Real Middle Earth Tour

The Real Middle Earth Tour

West Stow Anglo-Saxon Village, Bury St Edmunds

The Anglo-Saxon origins of The Lord of the Rings story...

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31 Mar
Belle Voci

Belle Voci

Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds

Belle Voci came third in the live finals of ITV’s...

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