Abbey Gardens in Bury St Edmunds

The extensive remains of one of the wealthiest and most powerful Benedictine monasteries in England, shrine of St Edmund

It’s a beautiful park in Bury St. Edmunds situated behind the Abbey

They include the complete 14th century Great Gate and Norman Tower, and the impressive ruins and altered west front of the immense church

Bury is a wonderful place to visit when holidaying in Suffolk. Lots of little lanes filled with shops, pubs, restaurants, tea & coffee shops, museums, art galleries, a grand Victorian theatre and great Wednesday & Saturday market

Only 25  miles from Woodfarm

Where is it:

Angel Hill
Bury St Edmunds
IP33 1LS

Where on the web:


01284 764667


Pretty much open all reasonable daylight hours all year round

A bit more information ....

Please note: Dogs on leads are welcome. Public toilets are available at the site.

Great fun for the kids, running around the ruins as well as fabulous playground

Main Entrance is at Angel Hill with an hours parking. There is a smaller entrance near the Cotton Lane long term car park
Posted by Carl Scott