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Tour of historic bury st edmunds

I've lived in Bury St. Edmunds for 26yrs. and decided to go on one of the town tours to-day.I knew... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
isla2627
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Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
Fabulous guided tour

Fascinating guided tour by John Saunders of Bury. It may be my home town but I learned so much... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jane K
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Market Harborough, United Kingdom
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31 Angel Hill | Tourist Information Centre, Bury St Edmunds IP33 1UZ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I've lived in Bury St. Edmunds for 26yrs. and decided to go on one of the town tours to-day.I knew some of the history, but amazed at how much I learnt from our excellent guide. I would certainly recommend the tour for visitors. He did...More

Thank isla2627
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fascinating guided tour by John Saunders of Bury. It may be my home town but I learned so much. Interesting and well paced.

Thank Jane K
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was my first time in Bury and I am so so happy I took the 2pm tour with Dee (please forgive me if I am spelling her name incorrectly.) I am from the States and wanted to get a new perspective outside of London...More

Thank Ashley P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Responsible for organising a residential weekend based on the excellent Angel Hotel in Bury St Edmunds, for 20 persons associated with the Society of Apothecaries, I booked a 90+ minute tour of the historic town with the Bury St Edmunds Green Guides. Two such guides...More

1  Thank Frank W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked the walking tour for the 2pm walk. Our guide Brian was friendly and informative we saw the true beauty of this wonderful city. Visiting places we would never have found without our guide. We would highly recommend this attraction and will definitely be...More

1  Thank middleofthefastlane
Reviewed August 13, 2018

We had the pleasure to be given a tour around Bury St Edmunds by Martin, who was friendly, knowledgeable and enthusiastic. This is a picturesque old town, steeped in history, with a wealth of different types of architecture. Abbey ruins and gardens are a delight....More

Thank Helen A
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Highly enjoyable tour primarily through the Abbey ruins, but also a bit of the surrounding area. Our guide, John, was not only knowledgeable but also an excellent storyteller as well as very personable. Total tour was around 2 hours but wish could have kept going....More

1  Thank Michael V
Reviewed July 28, 2018

We signed up to a tour of the old town of bury st. edmunds. The tour started promptly and was led by Peta. She was an extremely knowledgeable guide and thoroughly versed in the history of this lovely old town. She was a wealth of...More

Thank Negshonk
Reviewed June 18, 2018

We were surprised by all the facts and information given, Bury is such a historic town and the gardens are always so well kept a real gem

Thank PatSimpsonon
Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

The tour, which covers most of the town's center, was very informative, and we learned far more about Bury St Edmunds than we would have by simply walking around on our own. Our guide was friendly and enthusiastic and made sure that everyone was able...More

Thank M D
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£5 but this is to cover personal injury insurance. Note the tours are not available in the Autumn/Winter.
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