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Abbey of St Edmunds 1000 Year Celebrations

Abbey of St Edmunds 1000 Year Celebrations
Start Date: 1 January 2022
End Date: 20 November 2022

Bury St Edmunds

A year of celebrations has been planned for 2022 to mark 1,000 years since the founding of the Abbey of St Edmund in Bury St Edmunds by King Canute. 

The celebrations are being coordinated by the Abbey 1000 Group (made up of different organisations in the town), alongside The Abbey of St Edmund Heritage Partnership. Please keep checking back for updated information on the 2022 celebrations.

Our grateful thanks to The National Lottery Heritage Fund and National Lottery Players for their support of our Abbey 1000 celebrations!

For details of all the events planned as they are announced visit the website above!

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