Avebury

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

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

Archaeologists in a stone circle

Archaeologists discover ‘secret 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.

An exciting day for all the family

For all the family

For the lovers of landscape and outdoors

Embrace health

Upcoming events

Stonehenge and Avebury walking challenge

Sun 20 Aug 2017
01:00-23:59
An opportunity to walk in the footsteps of our ancestors in this iconic landscape, rich in archaeology, wildlife and plants. You can enjoy these wide open spaces by challenging yourself to complete all eight walks - once done you'll have walked 50km.

Away from Avebury: pop-up exhibition

Sun 20 Aug 2017
11:00-16:00
The exhibition 'Away from Avebury' will return to the Servants' Hall at Avebury Manor. Delve into the adventures of some of Avebury's past owners as you discover where they journeyed to.

Avebury sports day weekend

Sun 20 Aug 2017
11:00-16:00
Why not test your skills and get active by taking part in a fun sports day weekend at Avebury. Challenge yourself to ten sports related activities in the Farmyard to win a medal.

Second hand book shop

Sun 20 Aug 2017
11:00-17:00
Delve into Avebury's second hand book shop and browse a range of titles to discover a hidden gem. Most books cost £1 and all money raised goes towards protecting Avebury for ever, for everyone.

Summer of play at Avebury

Sun 20 Aug 2017
11:00-17:00
Join us at Avebury for a fun summer of play. With plenty of areas to explore and lots of family activities and events, there's always something to do.

Archaeology afternoon

Tue 22 Aug 2017
12:00-16:00
Discover what it's like to be an archaeologist with hands-on children's activities in the Museum Barn.
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Eating and shopping

Eating and Shopping

National Trust Avebury shop

National Trust shop at Avebury 

The National Trust shop is the perfect place to find that special gift, we really do have something for everyone. Don't forget to treat yourself too and take back a reminder of your day at Avebury.

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Learning

Learning at Avebury

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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.

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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.

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Art and collections

Our collections

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