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Visit Bury St Edmunds

 

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! 

Summer 2019 in Bury St Edmunds

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

Highlights include the launch of The Theatre Star Trail in May, St John's Street Fayre and Suffolk Day celebrations in June, Independents Week in July and The Food and Drink Festival in August. Lots to keep you busy!

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Here's 'Our' pick of the Entertainment...

Abbeygate Cinema

The Abbeygate Cinema features all the latest cinematic releases and has its own café and restaurant.

Coral

Coral is a leading bookmaker and the ideal place to go for all your betting and gaming needs

Bury St Edmunds Rugby Club

Bury St Edmunds Rugby Club is a local Rugby Union club that has been playing since 1925.

Cineworld

Multiplex cinema chain showing the latest international blockbusters in 2D and 3D.

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