Silbury Hill - English Heritage


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Avebury
Wiltshire
no postcode
England

The largest man-made mound in Europe, mysterious Silbury Hill compares in height and volume to the roughly contemporary Egyptian pyramids. Probably completed in around 2400 BC, it apparently contains no burial. Though clearly important in itself, its purpose and significance remain unknown.

Further information

Opening Hours:

OS Map 173; ref SU 100685 Viewing area open at any reasonable time - no access to the hill itself.

Charges:

Free

Discounts:

  • English Heritage

Upcoming events:

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Facilities and services

Facilities:

  • Wheelchair access to all public areas

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