The Greene King Brewery produces Abbot Ale, Greene King IPA, Old Speckled Hen and Ruddles County. Their Museum charts the history of brewing in Bury St Edmunds. Visitors start at the Museum, tour the working brewhouse, taste a selection of beers in the Brewery Tap, and end in the gift shop. Booking required.
Address: Greene King Brewery, Westgate Street, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 1QT
Telephone: (01284) 714297.
Eccentrically designed house, with an eye-catching central rotunda and curved corridors, artists on display include Gainsborough and Velazquez. Extensive gardens and surrounding park accommodate a vineyard, church, canal and lake.
Address: The Rotunda, Horringer, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP29 5QE
Telephone: (01284) 735270.
Museum containing archaeological and natural history exhibitions, along with a few bequeathed private collections, free admission.
Address: King Street, Mildenhall, Suffolk IP28 7EX
Telephone: (01638) 716970.
Built in 1180, Moyse's Hall overlooks the marketplace in the centre of Bury St Edmunds. The Museum's displays reveal the unfolding story of West Suffolk from prehistoric times to the present day. It also offers themed displays about local and social history, including the Suffolk Regiment and the notorious Red Barn Murder. Taped tours are available, as well as guided tours with a 'Victorian gentleman.'
Address: Cornhill, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 1DX
Telephone: (01284) 757160.
Fax: (01284) 765373.
Located on a former secret military site at Barnham, the museum specialises in preserving and restoring a wide range of military equipment and vehicles from all nations, and the collections cover all aspects of a soldier's life.
Address: Little Heath, Barnham, Suffolk IP24 2SY
Telephone: (01842) 890633.