Guildhall Street, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP33 1PR

Easily accessible within the historic centre of Bury St Edmunds, the Guildhall is just minutes from the Abbey Gardens.

Accessibility: Disabled Access, Free Wifi, Toilets on Site.

How to get here

By Foot

From Bury St. Edmunds Station, the walk would take 10-15 minutes.

From the Abbey Gate on Angel Hill in the town centre, proceed up Abbeygate Street to the top. Turn left on to Guildhall Street, where the Guildhall will be on the left-hand side. (5 -10 minutes).

By Car + Parking

There is on street parking on Guildhall Street and surrounding roads, including Angel Hill, Churchgate Street and Whiting Street (charges vary). Designated disabled parking spaces are located on these streets, which are free for Blue Badge Holders for an unlimited time period.

Public car parks are available at:

IP33 3DG

Ram Meadow
IP33 1XP
8am – 10pm

St Andrews
IP33 1TZ
8am – 6pm

Parkway multi-storey
IP33 3BA
8am – 6pm

Opening Times

Our office opening hours are Monday to Friday, 9.30 am – 5pm. The venue is open to the public during scheduled events only. To find out more about our events visit the What’s on page or book a private guided tour.

Private Tours

With your own personal tour guide, you will be taken on a journey through the Guildhall’s remarkable 800 – year history. From courtroom dramas to kidnappings, and medieval feasts to top-secret missions, the Guildhall has centuries of incredible stories to tell. Discover the extraordinary people and pivotal events that form the Guildhall’s unique history.

Please give at least 10 days’ notice when booking a tour. If you are not able to do this, we will do our best to schedule your visit at a convenient date and time.

Tickets are £7.50 per person. Minimum group size is 2 people. Children under 12 go free.