Things to see & do

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Walk back in time

Spend a day wandering miles of rolling chalk downland, where sheep graze amongst ancient stone circles, avenues and burial mounds.


Big book sale

Help us raise funds for the Manor ceiling restoration

4 -12 October, 10.30 – 5 every day

Nights are drawing in… time to find the perfect read for those long winter nights in our big book sale.

Proceeds go towards our Tudor Parlour ceiling.

Autumn events

The golden light of autumn shows our monuments at their atmospheric best.  Come on a long walk in the landscape with our rangers, or bring the family for half-term Hallowe'en fun with a spooky feel.

Plan your visit to Avebury

Thinking of visiting and want all the information available at your fingertips? Find it all in our general guide to Avebury with a handy map.

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  • Browse our shop for the latest books on Avebury and prehistory
  • Have lunch or tea and cakes in the Circle CafĂ©
  • Find a quiet corner in the manor garden to relax with a good book
  • Bring a picnic and sit in the shade of the 16th-century dovecote
  • See if you can spot the large dial of the 18th-century turret clock
  • Enjoy a coffee at our outdoor tables and watch the world go by

Late summer colour

This is a great time to visit the garden

Don't miss Avebury Manor Garden on your visit here. It's a tranquil place to wander, or to just sit and relax. There are bright seasonal displays of dhalias, as well as a working kitchen garden.