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 and annual festivals, and stunning parks.

Admire the magnificent St Edmundsbury Cathedral 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. Discover the legend of St Edmund, visit the final resting place of Henry VIII’s sister Mary Tudor, Queen of France, and find about the town’s role in the Magna Carta.

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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01 Dec
80's Nights at The Athenaeum

80's Nights at The Athenaeum

The Athenaeum, Angel Hill, Town Centre, Bury St Edmunds IP33 1LU

If you're looking for a fun filled evening of pure...

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30 Jun
Suffolk Philharmonic Orchestra - Armed Forces Day Concert

Suffolk Philharmonic Orchestra - Armed Forces Day Concert

The Apex, Bury St Edmunds

Suffolk Philharmonic Orchestra will be joined by soprano Lisa Cassidy...

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28 Jun
Sunset Ceremony Military Parade on Angel Hill

Sunset Ceremony Military Parade on Angel Hill

Angel Hill, Bury St Edmunds

British and American servicemen and women from the Royal Navy...

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