Why was so much ale drunk in Bury St Edmunds? Why were there so many inns, taverns and alehouses here?
Discover why coaching inns had such large stables – one had room to stable seventy horses. Come and learn where you can sip a cocktail beneath majestic medieval arches or enjoy a beer in Britain’s smallest pub. Did you know that a medieval monk had an allowance of eight pints of ale a day? Join us to find out all this and more.