Hands-on at the museum

Every year at Avebury we celebrate the national Festival of British Archaeology. We run events for all the family, details of which can be found on our events page and on the Festival of British Archaeology website.

Interactive learning at the museum

Girl looking at display in Barn Gallery of Alexander Keiller Museum Avebury

The museum's Barn Gallery tells the story of the landscape through an interactive display with models and computers as well as objects to handle.

Outdoors learning at Avebury

Try to imagine how the huge stones of the circles at Avebury were brought here and put up by people with only the natural tools available to them around 4,500 years ago.

A researcher in the museum's archive © NT/Rosamund Cleal

A researcher in the museum's archive

Research at the Alexander Keiller Museum