Avebury Henge Avebury, England

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Constructed around 2500 BCE, Avebury is the largest prehistoric stone circle in Britain. Along with its ancient mysteries, it offers a pleasant setting amidst a tranquil village and green fields.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
318160
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Affiliations
Postcode
SN8 1RF
Coordinates
51.428471° N, 1.853723° W
Email
avebury@nationaltrust.org.uk
Phone
01672 539250

Timeline

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References & Resources

  1. Prehistoric Avebury
  2. Official Website of Avebury Henge Official website.

Article Info

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Avebury Henge (Avebury, England)
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April 11, 2015