Your visit to Bury St Edmunds wouldn’t be complete without a guided tour of our historic town.
And who better to show you round than the Bury St Edmunds Registered Tour Guides, a highly-trained team who have earned the right to wear the coveted Blue Badge or Green Badge symbols of tour guiding excellence.
Touring the Abbey Gardens and the medieval town centre they will bring to life more than 1,000 years of history.
- learn how Viking invaders martyred a young king near the town
- hear why a tiny Saxon settlement grew into one of Europe’s most important religious centres
- marvel at the architecture, a visible timeline through centuries of English history
Norman buildings, Magna Carta, saints and sinners – they are all here in Bury St Edmunds.