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Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, England

Bury St Edmunds is a lovely town with many things to do and see. It has a town centre with a mix of... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
paulsymonds
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Haverhill, United Kingdom
Bury nice

Stopped on way home from holiday. Good shopping centre enough choice of stores like Next, MnS... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2018
Cols6
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Originally a Benedictine abbey founded in 945AD, today this historic village features graceful Georgian streets and colorful flower gardens.
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All reviews abbey gardens lovely town town centre well worth a visit bury st smallest pub benedictine monastery after hours charity shops tea shop lovely meal lovely place market square stalls ruins suffolk brewery
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Bury St Edmunds is a lovely town with many things to do and see. It has a town centre with a mix of quality and chain brand shops especially good for men's clothes and Swiss watches. There are many resteraunts ranging from quality to mediocre...More

Thank paulsymonds
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped on way home from holiday. Good shopping centre enough choice of stores like Next, MnS Debenhams lots of coffee shops too. Large car park too.

Thank Cols6
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

This town has a lovely garden around the Abbey which is very family and dog friendly. We enjoyed meandering around and looking at the church ruins, gardens and small aviary. There’s a peaceful feel and a slower pace to this place. We attended the late...More

Thank Melissa P
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Really enjoyed visiting Bury. It has a good mix of historical (the Abbey) and modern (a great set of places to eat). There's a brewery too if you have the time! Decent shopping as well. We stayed at the Premier Inn which was a 5-10...More

Thank Jimmski
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Historic. Easy location to get to by car or public transport. Many shops to visit. Plenty of eateries to choose from. Has managed to maintain the ambience of a market town. Good place to meet friends. Picnic in the Abbey Gardens. Ruins of Benedictine Monastery....More

Thank Dickon69
Reviewed 25 March 2018

A very compact pretty little town which we both visited very recently whilst in Suffolk. The Cathedral is stunning,but we really enjoyed the Abbey Gardens which considering the time of year,were very busy. Little tea shops and restaurants frequent the area on a regular basis...More

Thank shane s
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Bury St Edmonds museum (based in the market square - If you have time, this is really interesting to look around. The building itself is the oldest building standing in the town which adds to the character greatly. Would recommend highly. The town itself is...More

Thank Disarmingtemptress
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

My grandparents live here and I've visited a few times. Every time I have gone I enjoy myself, there is quite a few sights to see. I would recommend the castle and they have some lovely shops.

Thank Holly M
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Charming, classy, historical town centre with amazing cathedral. Good shopping with interesting market on Saturdays. Compact centre with a good selection of restaurants. Beware. ..... The Francela "Mediterranean " restaurant suprisingly gets a very high ratings. ......!!??? If you write a review highlighting it's many...More

Thank pete b
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Really interesting place to visit. The cathedral and the priory definitely worth a visit. Some lovely shops too.

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Yes there is a history museum in corner of the market square - details the history of bury st Edmunds -
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