Avebury

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

Avebury

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?

Upcoming events

Pop-up exhibition: Away from Avebury

Wed 28 Sep 2016
11:00-17:00
Visit the pop-up exhibition at Avebury Manor.

Nordic walking sessions at Avebury

Fri 30 Sep 2016
09:00-11:00
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'.

Gardener's question time

Fri 30 Sep 2016
14:00-15:00
Chat to head gardener Simon Brooks to discover more about Avebury Manor Garden or ask a question to solve a problem you've been having with your own garden!

Speaking Stone, Dancing Bone - storytelling walks at Avebury

Sat 15 Oct 2016
11:00-12:30
Professional storyteller, Lizzie Bryant, will be taking families on a mysterious journey into Avebury's past with her tale 'Speaking Stone, Dancing Bone'.

Embroidery workshop

Sat 15 Oct 2016
11:00-16:00
You can enjoy making an embroidered butterfly to take home.

Apple harvest celebrations

Sun 16 Oct 2016
10:00-15:00
Why not visit Avebury and celebrate the apple harvest with us? In partnership with the village community we will be paying homage to this special fruit with apple tastings, apple pressing and children's activities.
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Eating and shopping

Eating and Shopping

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Learning

Learning at Avebury

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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.

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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.

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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.