Discover the Treasures of St Edmundsbury Cathedral

June 21, 2021 October 30, 2021
St Edmundsbury Cathedral

Join a special ‘behind the scenes’ tour of the Ancient Library and the Treasury.


Find out about the Cathedral’s unique collection of books, housed in the beautiful setting of the Ancient Library. The Librarian will explain the fascinating history of the Library and showcase a variety of books, giving visitors the chance to see key volumes up close. Moving onto the Treasury, visitors will have the chance to see elaborate and exquisite treasures, including the Bury Cross.


Please note that these tours must be pre-booked. The one-hour long tour is limited to 4 people only at each time. Please note that due to the location of the Library and the Treasury within this ancient building, the only access is via a spiral staircase.  Face coverings must be worn throughout the visit.


Cost £5 per person.


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These specialist tours can be booked to suit the needs of the visitor. Please email to discuss when you would like to visit.