A Jewel in the Crown of Suffolk

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

Visit the magnificent St Edmundsbury Cathedral and stand among the ruins of the Abbey of St Edmund in the stunning Abbey Gardens, once the most famous and wealthy pilgrimage location in England where people came from all over Europe to visit the Shrine of St Edmund. 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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Symposium – Secrets of the Abbey: History Returns & The Mediaeval Baebes

11 Jul - 11 Jul
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds

Part of the Abbey 1000 celebrations!...

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Bury St Edmunds Whitsun Fayre 2020

24 May - 25 May
Bury St Edmunds Town Centre

The annual Our Bury St Edmunds Whitsun Fayre transforms Bury St Edmunds town...

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Bury St Edmunds Festival 2020

14 May - 24 May
Various

The popular Bury St Edmunds Festival returns this year to...

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