Stonehenge - Wikipedia
Stonehenge is a prehistoric monument in Wiltshire, England, two miles (3 km) west of Amesbury.It consists of a ring of standing stones, with each standing stone around 13 feet (4.0 m) high, seven feet (2.1 m) wide and weighing around 25 tons.The stones are set within earthworks in the middle of the most dense complex of Neolithic and Bronze Age monuments in England, including several hundred ...
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Stonehenge - HISTORY
Stonehenge’s Function and Significance . If the facts surrounding the architects and construction of Stonehenge remain shadowy at best, the purpose of the arresting monument is even more of a ...
Stonehenge | History, Location, Map, & Facts | Britannica.com
Stonehenge: Stonehenge, prehistoric stone circle monument, cemetery, and archaeological site located on Salisbury Plain, about 8 miles (13 km) north of Salisbury, Wiltshire, England. It was built in six stages between 3000 and 1520 BCE, during the transition from the Neolithic Period to the Bronze Age.
Stonehenge | English Heritage
3500 BC First Monuments. Early farmers build the causewayed enclosure at Robin Hood's Ball, two cursus monuments (rectangular earthworks) and several long barrows in the landscape north of Stonehenge.
Stonehenge (Amesbury) - TripAdvisor
One of the most important survivals of prehistoric England, Stonehenge consists of a group of huge rough-cut stones, some more than 20 feet high, arranged in two concentric circles.
Stonehenge: Facts & Theories About Mysterious Monument
Stonehenge is a massive stone monument located on a chalky plain north of the modern-day city of Salisbury, England. Research shows that the site has continuously evolved over a period of about ...
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HALF TERM AT STONEHENGE: Join us for Awesome Archaeology and come face to face with people from the past, explore our Neolithic houses and learn what life was like for the builders of Stonehenge and don't forget to take the ultimate selfie at the monument.
Stonehenge | National Geographic
The monument's mysterious past has spawned countless tales and theories. According to folklore, Stonehenge was created by Merlin, the wizard of Arthurian legend, who magically transported the ...
Stonehenge Tours - Viator.com
Stonehenge is open all year round, but the most atmospheric time to visit is during the summer or winter solstice, when a huge party celebrates the longest and shortest days of the year, and entrance is free.