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DateVisit
22 November 2019Bury St Edmunds Xmas Fayre
08 October 2019A Day of Persuasion through Graphic Art
04 July 2019Kew Gardens
30 May 2019Peterborough Cathedral and Elton Hall
12 March 2019Museum of the Jewellery quarter and Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery-
06 February 2019Anglo Saxon Kingdoms Exhibition & The London Canal Museum
06 September 2018LEIGHTON HOUSE MUSEUM AND 18 STAFFORD TERRACE-Limited to 30 people
16 July 2018PRIVATE TOURS OF SOMERSET HOUSE & THE COURTHAULD GALLERY- NOW SOLD OUT
07 June 2018SOUTHILL HOUSE AND KATHY BROWN'S GARDEN
15 May 2018THE NATIONAL STUD & NATIONAL HERITAGE CENTRE FOR HORSERACING AND SPORTING ART, NEWMARKET
11 April 2018ROYAL ACADEMY & QUEENS GALLERY BUCKINGHAM PALACE
07 February 2018THE ROYAL OPERA HOUSE AND FREEMASONS’ HALL
08 November 2017The Charterhouse and the Museum of the Order of St John - limited to 40 people
05 September 2017Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, a Hindu Temple
19 July 2017Luton Hoo Walled Garden & Traditional Afternoon Tea
12 July 2017British Library and St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel
16 June 2017Waddesdon Manor & Gardens
16 May 2017Chelsea Physic Garden and Fulham Palace

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Bury St Edmunds Xmas Fayre
Friday 22 November 2019

Bury Xmas Fayre and a lot more...... 

We travel by coach having coffee together on arrival, then you are free to explore the Georgian town centre of Bury St Edmunds with it's Cathedral, Xmas Market,  Abbey Ruins and Gardens,  Moyse’s Hall Museum and the Guildhall.

Fayre

The Christmas Fayre is now in its 18th year and stalls are situated all around the town including a Christmas Bazaar inside the Cathedral.   Explore medieval streets and architecture, Georgian squares, Britain’s last remaining regency theatre, and the town’s literary links to Shakespeare, Charles Dickens and Norah Lofts.

Cathedral

 A church has stood on the cathedral site since 1065 and it finally became a cathedral in 1914 being Suffolk’s only cathedral. You can discover Bury St Edmunds’ role in the Magna Carta, the story of Saint Edmund and where a French Tudor Queen rests. George Gilbert Scott was responsible for a new chancel and a stunning  hammerbeam roof.

Abbey Ruins

The abbey was once one of the richest and most powerful Benedictine monasteries in England. Its remains are extensive and include the complete 14th century Great Gate and Norman Tower, as well as the impressive ruins and altered west front of the immense church.

The relics of the martyred Anglo-Saxon king St Edmund, whose remains were moved to this site in 903, and his shrine became a place of pilgrimage. The abbey itself was founded in 1020 and grew in power and wealth up until its suppression in 1539.

Cost £25 includes coach and morning coffee on arrival. Usual pick up points.

Please be aware that the number of coaches entering the town is strictly controlled by Bury Council and the coach will have to wait during the day at a depot so you must be able to carry any purchases that you make until our pick up.