World-famous stone circle and on-site museum at the heart of a prehistoric landscape


Things to see and do

Stone circle and village

Discover the World Heritage Site at Avebury 

Explore a fascinating history dating back over 4,000 years on a visit to the World Heritage Site at Avebury

An exciting day for all the family

Love to walk?

What's on this summer

Upcoming events

Avebury summer of play

Sun 24 Jul 2016
Why not join us at Avebury for a fun summer of play?

Festival of British Archaeology

Sun 24 Jul 2016
Celebrate this year's Festival of British Archaeology at Avebury.

Nordic walking sessions at Avebury

Mon 25 Jul 2016
Join one of the Nordic walking sessions at Avebury. Meet new friends in a breathtaking landscape and learn the Nordic walking technique for a superior 'walkout'.

Wild Wednesdays

Wed 27 Jul 2016
Fun family activities with a wild theme. A chance to tick off one of your '50 things to do before you're 11¾'.

Archaeology afternoon

Thu 28 Jul 2016
Discover what it's like to be an archaeologist.

Traditional crafts and food market

Sat 30 Jul 2016
You can visit Avebury for a traditional crafts and food market in the Old Farmyard.

Eating and shopping

Eating and Shopping



Learning at Avebury


Get involved

National Trust volunteer

Join in 

Volunteering for the National Trust is a great way to make new friends, learn new skills and enjoying helping look after our special places.


Our work

Water vole by the river

Water vole monitoring 

Water voles are a protected species but numbers are growing in the Avebury area, find out more about them in this short video.


Places to stay

The holiday cottage inside the stone circle at Avebury, Wiltshire

Holiday within the stone circle 

Spend a couple of days exploring the awe-inspiring, prehistoric landscape around Avebury.