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

Upcoming events this springtime

Upcoming events

Stonehenge and Avebury walking challenge

Thu 23 Mar 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

Fri 24 Mar 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.

Mother's Day afternoon tea

Sat 25 Mar 2017
12:00-15:30
The old library and tea-room at Avebury Manor is the perfect place to treat your Mum to a traditional afternoon tea. The period-style atmosphere complete with books and mismatched china makes this a memorable experience for all.

Gardener's question time

Fri 31 Mar 2017
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!

Ancient Avebury landscape walk

Sun 02 Apr 2017
13:30-16:00
The Waden Hill circuit takes in some of the Neolithic monuments which make up this ancient and intriguing landscape. The volunteer guide will help you to unlock their past by explaining the history of the landscape as you walk.

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt and other spring activities

Sat 08 Apr 2017
11:00-16:00
Have you begun to see the first signs of spring as nature wakes up? We will be celebrating this time of the year with lots of family activities; you can hunt for the spring hares as part of the Cadbury hunt or get creative with craft 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

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.