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

Walking this autumn

What's on this autumn

Upcoming events

Spirit of Samhain

Sat 22 Oct 2016
The ancient festival of 'Samhain' marks the end of the harvest season and the start of winter. Our National Trust Ranger and a local Pagan Celebrant will take you on a 5-mile walk from Avebury along the route of the Samhain Festival procession.

Spooky adventures at Avebury

Sat 22 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

Speaking Stone, Dancing Bone - storytelling walks at Avebury

Mon 24 Oct 2016
Professional storyteller, Lizzie Bryant, will be taking families on a mysterious journey into Avebury's past with her tale 'Speaking Stone, Dancing Bone'.

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.

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.