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Family stone circle tour

Visiting with children and want to know more about Avebury? You can join a tour on Wednesdays and Sundays during school holidays to learn more about this amazing site as a family!

  • Booking not needed

Tours take place on Wednesdays and Sundays, 11am and 1pm, during Wiltshire school holidays, subject to volunteer availability. Please sign up and get your ticket from visitor reception in the barn. Tickets cost £2.50 per child, with their adults going free. Please note, there is limited capacity and tickets are offered on a first come, first served basis.

Times

Prices

Event ticket prices

Ticket typeTicket category
Child £2.50

The basics

Suitability

Aimed at children between the ages of 7-12, although all are welcome.

Meeting point

Come to visitor reception in the barn to find out more.

What to bring and wear

Clothing and footwear suitable for the outdoors are advised.

Accessibility

The Old Farmyard and barn are step free, although there are cobblestones and uneven surfaces. Parts of the stone circle are accessible through level access gateways, but the ground can be uneven.

Upcoming events

Event

Landscape walk - Waden Hill 

You can discover more of the history of the landscape that surrounds Avebury on this guided walk.

Event summary

on
25 Apr to 13 Sep 2024
at
13:30 to 16:00
+ 2 other dates or times
Event

Trust10 trail run at Avebury 

The Trust10 is a monthly, 10k trail run that gives you the opportunity to explore the wider Avebury landscape.

Event summary

on
28 Apr to 27 Oct 2024
at
09:00 to 11:00
+ 6 other dates or times
Event

Guided tour of Avebury Manor Garden 

Join a tour of the wonderful Avebury Manor Garden with the Head Gardener to learn about the seasonal highlights, history, and new developments in the historic garden rooms.

Event summary

on
2 May to 3 Oct 2024
at
10:00 to 11:00
+ 4 other dates or times
Event

Landscape walk - East of Avebury circuit 

This guided walk takes you out of the stone circle towards the Ridgeway, taking in prehistoric round barrows before returning by the Avenue.

Event summary

on
23 May to 23 Jul 2024
at
13:30 to 16:00
+ 1 other date or time