What's On

Abbey 1000 Sculpture Exhibition

An Abbey 1000 Group supported event ...

Abbey 1000 Sculpture Exhibition
Start Date: 1 June 2020
Start Time: See Abbey Gardens opening hours
End Date: 22 November 2020

Abbey Gardens, Angel Hill, Bury St Edmunds, IP33 1LS

A fantastic new sculpture exhibition celebrating 1,000 years of the Abbey of St Edmund and Saint Edmund.

Each month from May 23 to November 22 a new piece of artwork will be display in the area of the Abbey ruins in the Abbey Gardens which was the crypt and where the Shrine of St Edmund would have stood.

Entry to the Abbey Gardens, and therefore the exhibition, is FREE. 

Opening Times

Monday to Saturday 7.30am, Sunday 9am

Closing times vary depending on daylight hours, they are seasonal and exact changeover dates may change.

The closing times for the gates are given as a guide: November to February 4.30pm, March to May and October 6pm and 7.30pm to 8pm from June to September.

Related blog posts

Interview with Historian Dr Francis Young

Historian and Author Dr Francis Young will give a facebook live talk on May 2...


Celebrate VE Day with Bury St Edmunds & Beyond

Celebrate the 75th anniversary of VE Day with Bury St Edmunds & Beyond......


Quiz! Can you speak Suffolk?

Ah yew al’roight bor? If you're planning a future trip to Bury St Edmunds and...


More Events

New Zealand Wine Night at The Angel

19 Aug - 19 Aug
The Angel Hotel, 3 Angel Hill, Bury St Edmunds IP33 1LT

Join The Angel Hotel for New Zealand Wine Night! £6...


Daily Autumn Tours of Bury St Edmunds

01 Oct - 31 Oct
Tours start outside the Cathedral Tourist Information Centre on Angel Hill

Join one of the popular daily tours of the ancient...


Fish Fish

25 Feb - 25 Feb
The Apex, Bury St Edmunds

Fish returns to UK stages in Feb 2021 with his...