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

Christmas at Avebury

Winter walks in the World Heritage Site

Upcoming events

Christmas wreath making workshops

Tue 06 Dec 2016
Enjoy a fun workshop in the beautiful surroundings of Avebury Manor.

Christmas tours of Avebury Manor

Wed 07 Dec 2016
Why not join a festive tour of Avebury Manor as part of our 'In the Bleak Mid-winter' theme?

Winter warmer walks

Fri 09 Dec 2016
Why not leave the crowds behind and join Archaeologist Dr. Nick Snashall for a winter ramble around the stone circles?

Music, lights and merriment: Christmas event at Avebury

Sun 18 Dec 2016
Why not begin your Christmas festivities at a late opening event at Avebury?

Stonehenge and Avebury 50km Walking Challenge

Sat 31 Dec 2016
Enjoy eight walks through the Neolithic and Bronze Age landscape of the World Heritage Site. Register anytime from 1st March by clicking the 'Book online' button and complete all the walks by 31 Dec 2016.

Eating and shopping

Eating and Shopping



Learning at Avebury


Get involved

Two ladies and oranges

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.