Important notice -

Our visitor car park is open, as are the restaurant and toilets - there's no need to book. We have limited spaces, so if the car park is full please come back another time. Avebury Manor 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


Things to see and do

Mist and standing stones

Discover the World Heritage Site at Avebury 

You can freely explore the exceptionally well preserved Neolithic stone circle and immerse yourself in a fascinating history dating back almost 6,000 years.

Information for visiting Avebury

Deep snow in the stone circle

Wiltshire Landscape calendar 2021

Download your free Wiltshire Landscape 2021 calendar which features some of the most beautiful places in Wiltshire, cared for by our local National Trust team.


Eating and shopping

Child drinking tea

Feeling peckish? 

We are delighted to have Circles Restaurant open again, serving a limited range of hot and cold drinks and some light snacks on a takeaway basis. We’ve introduced new safety measures including screens at our till and collection points, and waymarked routes. In line with government guidelines you'll be required to wear a face covering while inside the restaurant, unless exempt. Please bring one with you. We’ll also only be accepting card payment.


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.


Join or give

A winter dawn at Avebury

We need your support 

Our natural world and places of historic beauty are at serious risk. Give today and together, we can help nature recover, bring people closer to it, and ensure our shared history continues to inspire us all. Thank you for your continued support.


Art and collections

Our collections

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