Stonehenge
yesterday at 13:15. Facebook
With a history spanning 4,500 years Stonehenge has many different meanings to people today. It is a wonder of the world, a spiritual place and a source of inspiration.
Stonehenge
03/21/2017 at 11:01. Facebook
Stonehenge does not stand in isolation, but forms part of a remarkable ancient landscape of early Neolithic, late Neolithic and early Bronze Age monuments. [ Buff.ly Link ]

Significance of Stonehenge | English Heritage

buff.ly
Stonehenge
03/17/2017 at 16:02. Facebook
Planning ahead and want to book your visit to Stonehenge? From 1st April our opening times are extending. Full details are available on the website.

Stonehenge Prices and Opening Times | English Heritage

buff.ly
Stonehenge
03/16/2017 at 15:15. Facebook
A lintel is a horizontal block that spans the space between two vertical upright supports. At Stonehenge the Sarsen stones make up five central trilithons. [ Buff.ly Link ]
Stonehenge is an icon of the past and a powerful image of ancient achievement. It has been the subject of many paintings and poems and featured in books, music and films. Our Wish you were here exhibition looks at how Stonehenge has been enjoyed over the years across film, TV and other memorabilia.

Wish you were here Exhibition | English Heritage

buff.ly
Huge thanks Hudson's Heritage for our Special Award for Heritage Achievement! #hudsonsawards2017 #charitytuesday
The Stonehenge we see today is the end result of several episodes of construction, after an intervening 4,000 years of destruction and decay. Various stones are fallen or missing, making the original plan difficult to understand. Learn more about the different elements of the monument on our website.

Description of Stonehenge | English Heritage

buff.ly
WILTSHIRE CADETS RAISE THE COMMONWEALTH FLAG AT STONEHENGE

English Heritage were delighted to welcome 15 young people from Wiltshire Army Cadet Force to Stonehenge this morning at 10am as they raised the Commonwealth Flag.

Around the world, more than 950 Commonwealth Flags were raised at 10.00hrs local time to celebrate Commonwealth Day. A wide range of groups and organisations took part...
View details ⇨
This weekend sees our final Ancient Technology Demonstration at the Stonehenge Visitor Center. Over the two days we'll be taking a closer look at flint knapping with James Dilley. James will be demonstrating the skill of flint knapping alongside talks and demonstrations throughout the day.

Weekend Ancient Technology Demonstrations at Stonehenge | English Heritage

buff.ly
So many of you loved reading about the First World War Aerodrome at Stonehenge, that we've left this article on our website for those who haven't seen it yet.

The First World War Stonehenge Aerodrome | English Heritage

buff.ly
When visiting Stonehenge, make sure you stop by our exhibition and experience our incredible 360 degree view from inside the Stone Circle or take a look at our online Virtual Tour before you arrive.

Virtual Tour - Inside The Stones | English Heritage

buff.ly
Back in September we launched the #Stonehengefromabove competition to celebrate 30 years of World Heritage Site status for Stonehenge and Avebury.
This morning we welcomed the winners to Stonehenge for their tethered hot air balloon experience. The weather was on our side and everyone got to experience Stonehenge from above.
Keep an eye on our website and social media pages for future...
View details ⇨
Want to work at this world-famous monument and be part of the Stonehenge team? We are recruiting Visitor Assistants in full and part-time positions. More details are on our website.

Join the Stonehenge team | English Heritage

buff.ly
Planning a day trip to Stonehenge soon? Why not add in a trip to nearby Salisbury Museum and Wiltshire Museum in Devizes to truly discover Stonehenge? [ Buff.ly Link ]
Take a closer look at our exhibition and step inside our special exhibition 'Wish You Were Here'. Celebrating the ways in which Stonehenge has been experienced and enjoyed by its many visitors, this exhibition features historical souvenirs, postcards and guidebooks.

Wish You Were Here | English Heritage

buff.ly
Did you know Stonehenge is the setting for the climax of Thomas Hardy's Tess of the D'Urbevilles (1891)? After committing murder, Tess goes on the run with Angel Clare, the man she loves and wanted to marry. Walking on Salisbury Plain at night, they almost bump into Stonehenge.

Literary places to visit in England

buff.ly
The Stone Circle is an iconic symbol of Britain and a walk around it is the centerpiece to any visit to the Stonehenge and Avebury World Heritage Site. Plan your trip to the stones today and marvel at this wonder of the world.

Plan Your Visit | English Heritage

buff.ly
Become part of the Stonehenge team.
We are recruiting for Visitor Assistants in full and part time roles. Interested?
Full details are available on the website.

Jobs at Stonehenge | English Heritage

buff.ly
Today is your last chance to vote for Stonehenge in the BBC Countryfile Magazine Awards.
Stonehenge has been nominated for the Heritage Site of the Year. If you love Stonehenge, vote online before midnight tonight.

HERITAGE SITE OF THE YEAR

buff.ly
Stop by our Neolithic Houses and meet our knowledgeable volunteers. They'll show you how the people of Stonehenge might have lived and demonstrate ancient domestic skills such as flint knapping and rope making.

Neolithic Houses at Stonehenge | English Heritage

buff.ly