Skip to content
More +
Libraries

Bury St Edmunds Library

The library toilets are temporarily closed. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Opening times

Monday 0830 - 1730
Tuesday 0830 - 1930
Wednesday 0830 - 1730
Thursday 0830 - 1730
Friday 0830 - 1930
Saturday 0830 - 1700
Sunday 1000 - 1600

Out-of-hours book return available

Contact

Manager: Neil Holmes

Sergeants Walk, St Andrews Street North, Bury St Edmunds
IP33 1TZ

Find us on Google Maps

01284 338830

help@suffolklibraries.co.uk

Connect with Bury St Edmunds Library

Facebook

Twitter

Instagram

Friends of Bury St Edmunds Library

Volunteer and support your library by organising events, activities and initiatives to raise money. Contact the library manager for more information.

Branch facilities

  • Customer toilet
  • Payments: cash, cheques and cards accepted
  • Accessibility information on accessable.co.uk
  • Display space: Space available for table top or banner displays in internal and external foyer. Public notice board also available.
  • Which? Available online and in print
  • Free sanitary products available

Room and venue hire

Conference room

Max 50 people
  • Capacity: 25 people for meetings, 50 people in rows
  • Availability: All day subject to other bookings.
  • Fully air conditioned
  • Projector, DVD, Flipchart available at extra charge
  • Kitchenette included within conference room space with hot water boiler, sink etc.

Conference room board room layout Conference room board room layout

Cabaret layout Cabaret layout

Theatre layout Theatre layout

Cost: £12 per hour for community/charity/private bookings, £18 per hour for commercial/statutory bookings

Meeting room

Max 20 people
  • Capacity: 16 people for meetings, 20 people in rows
  • Availability: All day subject to other bookings.

Small meeting room layout Small meeting room layout

Cost: £7 per hour for community/charity/private bookings, £10.50 per hour for commercial/statutory bookings

Other information

St Andrew's pay and display carpark is 5 minutes walk from library

For information and bookings please email bury.roomhire@suffolklibraries.co.uk

Events and activities at Bury St Edmunds Library

Upcoming special events

We can’t find any upcoming special events at Bury St Edmunds Library.

Regular events and activities

All events

Online Tot Rock - active songs and rhymes for preschool children

Join us for a fun online session of active songs and rhymes for under 5s.

Fri 22 Oct 2021 , 10:10 (Every Monday, Thursday & Friday) Bury St Edmunds Library Online event Free entry

Top Time - social group for older people

Join our social group for older people every Friday.

Fri 22 Oct 2021 , 10:30 – 11:45 (Every Friday) Bury St Edmunds Library Free entry

Online Lego Club challenges

Join our online weekly Lego challenges and build something fun and unique.

Sat 23 Oct 2021 , 10:00 (Every other Saturday) Bury St Edmunds Library Online event Free entry

Online Tot Rock - active songs and rhymes for preschool children

Join us for a fun online session of active songs and rhymes for under 5s.

Mon 25 Oct 2021 , 10:10 (Every Monday, Thursday & Friday) Bury St Edmunds Library Online event Free entry

Open Space - wellbeing drop-in group (Bury St Edmunds group)

Open Space drop-ins are informal meet-ups for anybody interested in their mental health and wellbeing, as well as their families and carers.

Mon 25 Oct 2021 , 14:00 – 16:00 (Every Monday) Bury St Edmunds Library Free entry

Baby Bounce - gentle songs and nursery rhymes

Enjoy soft and gentle songs and rhymes with your baby.

Tue 26 Oct 2021 , 09:30 – 10:00 (Every Tuesday) Bury St Edmunds Library Free entry

Tot Rock - active songs and rhymes for preschool children

Join us for a fun session of active songs and rhymes for under 5s.

Tue 26 Oct 2021 , 10:30 – 11:00 (Every Tuesday) Bury St Edmunds Library Free entry

Avid Crime Readers

Join our friendly and informal crime-themed book group, open to all.

Tue 26 Oct 2021 , 14:30 – 16:30 (Fourth Tuesday of the month) Bury St Edmunds Library Free entry

Suffolk Survivors Network

Join Suffolk Survivor Network's drop-in session and find information and guidance.

Wed 27 Oct 2021 , 10:00 – 16:30 (Every Wednesday) Bury St Edmunds Library Free entry

Online Baby Bounce - gentle songs and rhymes

Enjoy soft and gentle songs and rhymes with your baby.

Wed 27 Oct 2021 , 10:10 (Every Wednesday) Bury St Edmunds Library Online event Free entry