Facilities & access


  • Explore the ancient ceremonial landscape and wildlife surrounding Stonehenge
  • Landscape guided walks, family events and workshops take place throughout the year. Please contact us before you visit
  • Groups welcome - please contact us before you visit
  • Dogs welcome on a lead and under close control. No entry to the stone circle, except assistance dogs
  • Stone circle, visitor shuttle and visitor centre exhibition free to National Trust members if a pre-booked ticket holder. Please bring your membership card with you to the ticket kiosk
  • A visitor shuttle service from the English Heritage visitor centre includes an optional stop at Fargo woodland (National Trust), which is a great place to explore and enjoy a picnic - under a mile to Stonehenge
  • English Heritage Pay and Display car park at Stonehenge visitor centre is free to Trust members if a pre-booked ticket holder. Please note that if you have not booked ahead you may not be guaranteed a parking space (particularly on weekends and during peak season). Limited parking at Woodhenge car park (free)
  • CafĂ© at Stonehenge visitor centre (English Heritage)
  • Toilets located at the Stonehenge visitor centre (English Heritage)
  • Stone circle audio guide available for ticket holders

Family & children

  • Lesson plans and learning resources available for school groups


  • A lot of the downland is gently sloping and the grass can be long and tussocky in places. Most pathways are uneven and pot-holed
  • There is a mixture of easily accessible pedestrian gates, kissing gates and stiles across the estate
  • Some of our event guides are trained in audio description. Please contact us for details before you visit
  • Designated disabled parking at the visitor centre (English Heritage)
  • Toilet adapted for wheelchair users at the visitor centre (English Heritage)