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Bite Size Abbey Walking Tour for Abbey 1000

Part of the Abbey 1000 celebrations!

Bite Size Abbey Walking Tour for Abbey 1000
Start Date: 1 July 2020
Start Time: 1pm
End Date: 30 September 2020
End Time: 1.45pm

Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

Everything you ever wanted to know about the Abbey of St Edmund, in just 45 minutes. 

Join the Bury St Edmunds Tour Guides for a whirlwind tour of the Abbey, to find out when, how and why it was built - and why it now stands in ruins. This is a lunchtime tour, so feel free to bring your sandwiches. Step out of work and back into 1,000 years of history!

The Bitesize Abbey runs from July to September. Tours start at 1pm from the Cathedral Tourist Information Point on Angel Hill, and last 45 minutes. They are in English and are suitable for all ages and abilities.

Tickets are £5 for adults (U16s free) and can be booked online at the website above or purchased at the Cathedral Tourist Information Point.

Just one of the special tours available during the Year of Celebrations to mark 1,000 years since the founding of the Abbey of St Edmund!

Tour Dates - Bite Size Abbey

July 1
July 8
July 15
July 22
July 29

Aug 5
Aug 12
Aug 19
Aug 26

Sept 2
Sept 9
Sept 16
Sept 23
Sept 30


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