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The Apex

Versatile, Contemporary Spaces
Conferences, Meetings and Celebrations
Spacious Breakout Facilities

Introduction

The Apex is an award-winning venue, best known for its acoustic excellence and home to a diverse programme of live music and events, however when it isn’t hosting world-class artists, it’s available for hire!

The Apex and its associated spaces can be hired for a wide range of events, from private parties and weddings, to corporate receptions and conferences.

Catering and event management services at The Apex are provided by Sodexo Prestige Venues & Events, the UK’s leading catering and events company, partnered with over 45 of the country’s best loved museums, sports stadia, heritage sites and visitor attractions. Our Head Chef is passionate about food and takes time to create unique, delicious menus for every bespoke event by using locally sourced products.

Whatever the occasion, The Apex can provide a wide range of tailored packages to complement your chosen space, ensuring a professional and memorable event.

The Apex is situated in the heart of Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk; easily accessed by bus, train or car, with plenty of nearby parking.

Catering

Catering and event management services at The Apex are provided by Sodexo Prestige Venues & Events, the UK’s leading catering and events company, partnered with over 45 of the country’s best loved museums, sports stadia, heritage sites and visitor attractions.

The Apex Head Chef is passionate about food, taking the time to create unique, delicious menus for every event by using locally sourced products.

The Apex caters with style and ease, whatever your occasion, budget or capacity.

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  • Rooms

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Breakout Areas

Theatre Layout Classroom layout U-Shape Layout Boardroom Layout Cabaret Layout
The Auditorium The Auditorium The Auditorium The Auditorium 516 200 150 - 230 View Media
The Lounge The Lounge 120 100 - - 100 View Media
Studio 1 Studio 1 60 45 30 28 24 View Media
Studio 2 Studio 2 Studio 2 80 60 30 44 48 View Media

Dining Rooms

Max Diners Room Height Room Width Room Length
The Auditorium The Auditorium The Auditorium The Auditorium 260 - - - View Media
The Lounge The Lounge 100 - - - View Media

Main Meeting Rooms

Theatre Layout Classroom layout U-Shape Layout Boardroom Layout Cabaret Layout
The Auditorium The Auditorium The Auditorium The Auditorium 516 200 150 - 230 View Media
The Lounge The Lounge 120 100 - - 100 View Media
Studio 1 Studio 1 60 45 30 28 24 View Media
Studio 2 Studio 2 Studio 2 80 60 30 44 48 View Media
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Venue Address

1 Charter Square Street
Bury Saint Edmunds
IP33 3FD

Once again I received a number of responses promptly from Colleges with availability, which enabled us to select an appropriate venue for our dinner from the selection offered.