A Jewel in the Crown of Suffolk

Surrounded by countryside with 1,000 years of history to explore, Bury St Edmunds offers visitors award-winning restaurants, fantastic shopping, annual festivals, and stunning parks.

Admire the magnificent St Edmundsbury Cathedral, discover the legend of St Edmund, and stand among the ruins of the 11th Century Abbey of St Edmund, once one of the most important monasteries in medieval Europe, set in the stunning Abbey Gardens. With the beautiful medieval wool towns on our doorstep, Bury St Edmunds is truly 'a jewel in the crown of Suffolk'.

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Event Highlights

08 Jan
Art Exhibition: Early Gainsborough: ‘From the Obscurity of a Country Town’ - until February 17

Art Exhibition: Early Gainsborough: ‘From the Obscurity of a Country Town’ - until February 17

Gainsborough's House, Sudbury

This exhibition focusses on the early life and art of...

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19 Feb
Museum of the Moon

Museum of the Moon

The Apex, Bury St Edmunds

50 years since man first walked on the moon, enjoy...

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19 Feb
Jazz Planets

Jazz Planets

The Apex, Bury St Edmunds

The Echoes of Ellington Jazz Orchestra, led by Pete Long...

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