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The Abbey

30 Angel Hill, Bury St Edmunds IP33 1UZ, England
+44 1284 757490
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Although the Abbey remains are sparse it still makes for a good visit on a sunny day especially the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Felixstowe2016
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Felixstowe, United Kingdom
Wonderful to stroll around

We enjoyed our visit to the Abbey. It is wonderful to stroll through the ruins and to see how this... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jude9999_10
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Diss, United Kingdom
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30 Angel Hill, Bury St Edmunds IP33 1UZ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Although the Abbey remains are sparse it still makes for a good visit on a sunny day especially the surrounding gardens

Thank Felixstowe2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our visit to the Abbey. It is wonderful to stroll through the ruins and to see how this building used to be years ago. Most of the walls are very low now but the layout remains. The gardens are very pretty although prettier...More

Thank jude9999_10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

These are some lovely old ruins, in some nice gardens, and well worth a (combined) visit. There a selection of useful information boards, and it's not hard to see, and be impressed by, the grandeur of the original building. Very close to the venue of...More

Thank Alex M
Reviewed 1 December 2017

We enjoyed walking round the gardens and looking at these lovely old ruins, lovely to see some information plaques about the place.

Thank Sarahc011
Reviewed 26 November 2017

The abbey ruins are in lovely surroundings and there is a description about what the ruins were too.Lovely flower garden in the summer.

Thank snellbydate
Reviewed 13 November 2017

This place always amazes me, considering the detail that went into it, when it was built. nice add-on to the gardens

Thank JDL93
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Really great to be able to walk among the ruins rather than just see them from afar. It was great to be touched by the ghost of this once immense building and gleam a sense of what has been lost to history.

Thank Iorweth
Reviewed 7 November 2017

To be fair it was October so no flowers out but would probably look a lot nicer in the summer. They have an aviary which lots of children seemed to be enjoying.

Thank Rosemary P
Reviewed 2 November 2017

And read the history! Beautiful backdrop anytime. Read about the signers of the Magna Carta. Well worth a stroll through the ruins.

Thank J F
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Loved visiting this amazing and serene place. Very pretty and awesome to see something this old still standing (in part).

Thank Kelly W
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