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The Bitesize Abbey

The Bitesize Abbey

Everything you ever wanted to know about the Abbey of St Edmund, in just 45 minutes

Join us for a whirlwind tour of the Abbey, to find out when, how and why it was built – and why it now stands in ruins. This is a lunchtime tour, so feel free to bring your sandwiches. Step out of work and back into 1,000 years of history!

The Bitesize Abbey runs on Wednesdays, from April to October. Tours start on Angel Hill, opposite the Abbey Gate, at 1.00pm and last 45 minutes. They are in English and are suitable for all ages and abilities.

Adults £5.00, U-18s £3, U-5s free, Family of four (max 2 adults) £15.

Tickets must be booked online in advance.

We’ve prepared some Covid-19 Safety Guidelines for you to read before you join us, and you should also read our Cancellation Policy. We look forward to welcoming you!

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“Our guide was fantastic, entertaining and informative. We enjoyed every minute of our tour”

Daily Tour

“Great tour, our guide was fabulous. A total pleasure to learn more about beautiful Bury….thoroughly recommend this”

Abbey Habits

“Guide was fantastic.  He was really knowledgeable and we thoroughly enjoyed the tour and getting to know Bury St Edmunds. Thank you”

Circling the Abbey

“Excellent tour. Ideal for first time visitors to the town or for those who wish to pursue certain aspects in greater detail.  We will definitely recommend to friends”

Daily Tour

“An amazing tour guide. One of the best I’ve ever had…an engaging tour with lots of interesting facts and stories. Very glad we booked it”

Daily Tour

“We had a brilliant guide who really knew and loved Bury St Edmunds”

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