Avebury

Important notice -

Our car park, restaurant, shop and toilets are open. Avebury Manor (and garden) and the museum will remain closed until further notice.

Ancient stone circle, museum and manor house in the heart of the Avebury World Heritage Site

Avebury

Things to see and do

Adults and two children taking an autumn walk amongst the trees

Which places are open and what you need to know before you visit 

More than 100 gardens and parks and hundreds of coast and countryside places are open in England and Northern Ireland. Many historic houses are open in England. To avoid disappointment please book in advance, especially at weekends and school holidays. In line with Welsh Government legislation, all places in Wales will close from 24 October to 9 November. Please check the property webpage of the place you wish to visit before you travel. Read this article to find out how to book and what to expect from your visit.

Autumn trees

Autumn at Avebury 2020 

There’s a lot that is different this autumn at Avebury but at the same time, so much remains the same. The landscape is giving way to autumnal colours and the season’s hedgerow fruits are ripening.

Walking in Wiltshire

Avebury

Eating and shopping

Avebury

Our work

Archaeologists in a stone circle

Archaeologists discover stone square beneath stone circle 

Archaeologists have found a striking and apparently unique square monument beneath the world famous Avebury stone circle in Wiltshire. Click here for the full story.

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.

Avebury

Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Avebury on the National Trust Collections website