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Bury St Edmunds is a picturesque, thriving market town. Our town boasts a great collection of venues for eating, drinking, shopping, and relaxing, making it a great place to live, work, visit and study.

 

Our market town, with its impressive produce market every Wednesday and Saturday, is nestled in the heart of Suffolk. It is known for the Abbey Gardens, which is a ruined abbey right in the town centre. Bury St Edmunds is a very popular destination for tourists and locals to the surrounding area. Visit the old side of the town and see the Cathedral in all its glory, the medieval quarter of the town and the Abbey Gardens itself. While in the newer side of the town you can browse the large assortment of shops, restaurants and entertainment centres.

 

When it comes to shopping we've got a mix of national brands and a range of independent boutiques, salons and spas. 

 

Visiting Bury St Edmunds will give you so much to do, and we have only given you a small taster.

 

Stay in Bury St Edmunds

If you're looking to visit Bury St Edmunds for the weekend or longer, visit our partner site, Bury St Edmunds and Beyond to discover the places to stay and the areas to explore. 


History of Bury St Edmunds

Named after St Edmund, martyred in 870, Bury St Edmunds still proudly cherishes The Abbey, which is believed to house his remains, making it an important pilgrimage site. Bury St Edmunds has Suffolk’s only cathedral, and the only remaining Regency Theatre in England. Its American connection is with Martha’s Vineyard, whose discoverer named it after his Bury born daughter in 1602. 

 

Visit Bury St Edmunds and we are sure you will not be disappointed! 

Spring 2019 in Bury St Edmunds

We've devised a quick list of things to keep you occupied in Bury St Edmunds this Spring.

Lock your love at The arc, go to the Museum of the Moon exhibition at The Apex or explore moon mythology at Moyse's Hall!

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Latest News

15/04/2019
Lulu: Still On Fire
Lulu still has plenty to shout about as she embarks on another mammoth tour of the UK.

15/04/2019
Off The Record Exhibition
Opening at Bury St Edmunds based cafe ‘Guat’s Up!’ on the 19thApril at 5pm till 8.30pm. OFF THE RECORD is a brand new exhibition of screen prints that draw inspiration from iconic Albums throughout history.

02/04/2019
Some Kinda Wonderful – celebrating the genius of Stevie Wonder
What happens when one of the UK’s leading saxophonists gets together with “one of Britain’s best soul singers” (Blues & Soul Magazine) and they recruit some of the most celebrated UK jazz and pop musicians to form a new band? The result is, literally, So

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Market

Held on Wednesdays and Saturdays in the town’s Cornhill and Buttermarket areas

St Marys Church

Part of Bury’s Benedictine Abbey site, this remarkable 14th century church claims to be England’s third largest parish church

St John's Church

St John’s is an Anglican catholic church located in St John’s Street and was built in 1841.

Abbey Gardens

The Abbey Gardens, located in the historic centre of Bury St Edmunds, is an award-winning floral garden and ancient setting.

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