Important notice -

Avebury Manor will be open on the 31st October. However, due to the clock change this weekend, we will be closing Avebury Manor and Garden and the Alexander Keiller Museum an hour earlier than advertised on the 30th and 31st October.

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


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

What's on this autumn

Autumn walks in the World Heritage Site

Mother and child by christmas tree

In the bleak midwinter ... find Christmas cheer at Avebury 

You’ll find warmth, comfort and cheer at Avebury – with Avebury Manor decorated for Christmas, delicious festive food in the café and a delightful range of Christmas gifts in the National Trust shop. A warm welcome awaits you everywhere at Avebury.

Upcoming events

Spooky adventures at Avebury

Thu 27 Oct 2016
Goosebumps and tremors, cat trails and mummers masks - children will love the atmosphere at Avebury this half term. With a chance to make a mask and win a spooky prize as part of the trail, there is guaranteed fun for all. Trails £2 each

Gardener's question time

Fri 28 Oct 2016
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!

Afternoon tea

Sun 06 Nov 2016
An afternoon tea in the stunning setting of Avebury Manor tea-room is a sumptuous treat for all.

Help decorate Avebury Manor for Christmas

Mon 21 Nov 2016
Get into the Christmas spirit by helping to decorate Avebury Manor.

Christmas at Avebury Manor - preview event

Wed 23 Nov 2016
Have you ever wondered what a Tudor or Georgian Christmas looked like? Here's a chance to enjoy a sneak preview of Avebury Manor decorated for Christmas before we open to the general public. A delicious mince pie and drink are included.

In the bleak mid-winter... find Christmas cheer at Avebury

Thu 24 Nov 2016
Escape from the bleak mid-winter and find comfort and cheer at Avebury.

Eating and shopping

Eating and Shopping



Learning at Avebury


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.


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.


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.