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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Event Highlights

13 Apr
Live Interactive Tour of Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds - until September 7

Live Interactive Tour of Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds - until September 7

Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds

Meet prominent characters from the theatre's past in situ, dressed...

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14 Apr
Timothy West CBE and Samuel West – in conversation

Timothy West CBE and Samuel West – in conversation

Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds

Timothy West, CBE –  one of his generation’s best-loved stage...

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19 Mar
Rita, Sue and Bob Too - March 19-23

Rita, Sue and Bob Too - March 19-23

Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds

Best friends Rita and Sue get a lift home from...

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