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The 2021 St Mary le Tower Christmas Tree Festival runs from Wednesday 1st December to Wednesday 8th December, with the following events and opening times:-

Wednesday 1st December 19.00 Grand Opening Event 

(Please download, complete & return this form to apply for tickets. Please email completed forms to or return in an envelope marked "T@TT Opening Event" to 17, Tower St. IP1 3BE)

The festival is then open to the public at the following times:-
Thursday    2nd December                         10.00 to 18.00 
Friday         3rd December                          10.00 to 18.00 
Saturday     4th December                          10.00 to 18.00 
Sunday       5th Dec Festival            ** open 12.noon to 16.00 **
Monday      6th  December                         10.00 to 18.00 
Tuesday      7th December                          10.00 to 12.45 and 14.15 to 18.00 
Wednesday 8th December                          11.30 to 18.00 

Last entry will be at 5.30pm each day, and 3.30pm on Sunday.

* NB * Whilst the church is a large airy building and doors will be open to further improve ventilation, it is likely that at peak times entrance might have to be staggered to maintain a degree of social distancing. Please plan your visit, and avoid midday and after school if it is possible to do so, as these are our peak times.

How to find us

St Mary-le-Tower, Tower Street, Ipswich IP1 3BE. Please mark your envelope Trees at the Tower.  

There is no general parking for St Mary-le-Tower. 
By Bus: The Church is situated within 200 metres of the Tower Ramparts Bus Station.