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The Apex

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

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 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.

Rooms and Accommodation

  • Rooms
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Breakout Areas

Theatre
Layout
Classroom
Layout
U-Shape
Layout
Boardroom
Layout
Cabaret
Layout
Dimensions
Studio 1
60
45
30
28
24
Width: -
Length: -
Studio 2
80
60
30
44
48
Width: -
Length: -

Main Meeting Rooms

Theatre Layout
Classroom layout
U-Shape Layout
Boardroom Layout
Cabaret Layout
Dimensions
The Auditorium
516
200
150
-
230
Width: 15.5m
Length: 24m
The Lounge
120
100
-
-
100
Width: 18.5m
Length: 34.8m
Studio 1
60
45
30
28
24
Width: -
Length: -
Studio 2
80
60
30
44
48
Width: -
Length: -

Dining Rooms

Max Diners
Room Width
Room Length
The Auditorium
260
15.5m
24m
The Lounge
100
18.5m
34.8m

Weddings

Civil Licence
No
Maximum number for a Civil Ceremony
0
Maximum number for a Wedding Breakfast
270
Maximum number for an Evening Reception
500
Additional Information
-
Restrictions
No helium balloons, naked flames or self-catering.

Green Initiatives

  1. All waste is recycled or re-used by biomass and therefore none goes into landfill.
  2. The Apex are fully eliminating single use plastic.
  3. Locally sourced food and drink are used.
  4. Last year The Apex won the ‘Eats Healthy’ award.

Did You Know?

  1. An awards-winning venue, known for its acoustic excellence and home to diverse programme of live music and events.
  2. An incredibly versatile venue with the largest Auditorium of its kind, which can accommodate 520 delegates in tiered theatre.
  3. The Auditorium is fully connected with state-of-the-art audio visual capabilities.
  4. There is a secret entrance from the car park underneath the venue leading to the stage.

How To Find The Apex

1 Charter Square Street
Bury Saint Edmunds
IP33 3FD

More about Bury St. Edmunds

Enjoy your meeting or event within the beautiful and historic surroundings of Bury St Edmunds with its medieval streets, Georgian squares and the stunning wool towns of Lavenham, Long Melford and Clare on its doorstep.

Bury St Edmunds is just 28 miles and 40 minutes by train from Cambridge and 1 hour from London Stansted and Norwich City airports.

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