Constitutional Club

Address 12 Guildhall St, Bury Saint Edmunds IP33 1PR, United Kingdom
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The Constitutional Club was opened on Friday the 6th April, 1888 by the Marquess of Bristol who was accompanied by Lord Francis Hervey MP for Bury St Edmunds and Lord Harris. They have recently launched a ‘Combat To Coffee’ initiative to help Veterans regain their identity by providing training and development in becoming a National Level 2 Baristas.

The Grand Opening of the Constitutional Club was reported in the Bury and Norwich Post and the Suffolk Standard in their editions on the 10th April, 1888.

The club offers a private members bar at £15 a year with pool table and darts board, private function room hire, snooker tables. There is also a floral courtyard beer garden available to to use as well..

To check that the date you have in mind for your function is available give the Club Manager Neil Rayson a telephone call on 01284 754113 (Answerphone is connected to this telephone line) or go to to contact us via our email submission form. Also you can check the website for upcoming events…


The club hosts several events for members including Cheese and Wine evenings, trips to breweries, Hidden Gardens BBQ, Remembrance day hospitality, Karaoke, pool competitions, snooker leagues.

We also are the home to the “Hoo Ha Record Club”, a DJ collective who run themed evenings of music and

Many events are planned for 2023 and 2024 including the return of the “Emporium” Halloween party,how.

The Constitutional Club is also the home of the “Bury St Edmunds Spring and Winter Beer Festival” which boasts over 30 ales, ciders and craft. The Third annual Bury St Edmunds Winter Beer Festival is held on November 24/25/26th 2023 with details on our website in due course and our “2nd Annual Spring Beer Festival” in 2024 on April 19/20/21st.

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