Avebury

Important notice -

Opening hours across the site are subject to change at short notice, please check the Opening Times section below before travelling.

Ancient stone circle, museum and manor house in the heart of the Avebury World Heritage Site

Avebury

Things to see and do

A man in a mobility scooter with a woman and a dog walking beside him

Mobility scooter and wheelchair hire

We now have a Tramper mobility scooter for hire as well as the wheelchairs we currently have available for visitors. There is no charge for using these but there is limited availability. Please go to the Visitor Reception upon arrival for further information.

Upcoming events

Glow worm walk

Fri 08 Jul 2022
21:45-23:00
Is a glow worm really a worm? Why do they shine? How can an insect produce light? Learn the answers to these questions and more by joining the rangers for a nocturnal promenade under the moon and stars at Figsbury Ring.

Yoga on the lawn

Sat 09 Jul 2022
09:45-11:00
Relax in the stunning setting of Avebury Manor garden as you take part in a rejuvenating outdoor yoga session with a local instructor. Parking in the main visitor car park is free for event attendees.

Watercolour workshop

Wed 13 Jul 2022
11:00-16:00
Join us for a watercolour workshop in the manor library led by artist Susan Neale. The day includes an inspiration walk around the manor garden, morning sketching and an afternoon of learning watercolour paining techniques.

Summer of fun at Avebury

Sat 23 Jul 2022
10:00-17:00
Join us at Avebury for a fun summer of play. Families can take part in a full schedule of events and activities to keep them entertained all summer long.

Trust10 trail run at Avebury

Sun 24 Jul 2022
09:00-11:00
The Trust10 is a monthly, 10k trail run that gives you the opportunity to explore the wider Avebury landscape.

Sculpture exhibition in Avebury Manor Garden

Sat 03 Sep 2022
10:00-17:00
Between 3 Sept – 9 Oct the garden at Avebury Manor becomes an outdoor gallery. Continue to experience the garden's beauty and tranquility with an exhibition of unique sculptures.
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Eating and shopping

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Our work

View of the downs through autumn trees

Exploring Wiltshire's National Trust Landscapes 

Find out more about the countryside sites that the Wiltshire Landscape National Trust team look after. With twelve sites in total, as well as some smaller associated sites, there are may beautiful places to explore.

Avebury

Join or give

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Volunteering at Avebury

Do you fancy volunteering at Avebury, where an ancient stone circle, museum and manor house can be found in the heart of the Avebury World Heritage Site, near Swindon? Volunteers are an essential part of the National Trust, helping us to care for special places and share them with visitors.

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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