Abbey 1000

In 2020, Bury St Edmunds in Suffolk will celebrate the founding of the Abbey of St Edmund by King Canute 1000 years ago with a year of celebrations...

Because of the Covid-19 pandemic, many of the events organised for this year have sadly been postponed to 2021 or cancelled. Please keep checking back for updated information on the celebrations.

Abbey 1000

The Abbey Ruins

Visit the Abbey Ruins
View all

Related Events

A Pilgrimage of Song - Route 2: Rougham to the Cathedral

31 Aug - 31 Aug
Rougham to St Edmundsbury catCathedral

Part of the Abbey 1000 celebrations!...

READ MORE

Conference: St Edmund’s Abbey - From Rise to Ruins: A Review of the Evidence

17 Oct - 17 Oct
St Mary's Church, Honey Hill, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 1RT

Part of the Abbey 1000 celebrations!...

READ MORE

Bury Bach Choir

14 Nov - 14 Nov
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds

Part of the Abbey 1000 celebrations!...

READ MORE

A Night at the Cathedral

20 Nov - 20 Nov
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds

Part of the Abbey 1000 celebrations!...

READ MORE

Edmundtide

21 Nov - 21 Nov
St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds

Part of the Abbey 1000 celebrations!...

READ MORE

Abbey 1000 Trail 2021

01 May - 01 May
Bury St Edmunds Town Centre

Part of the Abbey 1000 celebrations!...

READ MORE

The Abbey of St Edmund Exhibition 2021

01 Jul - 30 Sep
Moyse's Hall Museum, Bury St Edmunds

An Abbey 1000 Group supported event ......

READ MORE