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Bury St Edmunds is Great for Groups!

Bury St Edmunds is great for groups!

Explore the ruins of the Abbey of St Edmund - once one of the richest and most powerful abbeys in England set in the stunning Abbey Gardens and discover the story of Saint Edmund – England’s original Patron Saint - whose shrine at the abbey brought pilgrims from across Europe and even royalty.

Visit the final resting place of Mary Tudor, Queen of France and Henry VIII’s favourite sister, see behind the scenes of the 200 year-old Theatre Royal, the last surviving Regency playhouse in the country, and find out why Charles Dickens featured Bury St Edmunds in his novel The Pickwick Papers. There are guided tours for groups at many of the attractions including at Suffolk's only cathedral - St Edmundsbury Cathedral.

Enjoy award winning restaurants and shop until you drop with High Street brands and independents and a vibrant town market on Wednesdays and Saturdays. All this and more within a short walking distance!

Abbey Gardens credit Shawn Pearce

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