6.6 feet (2 meters)
The site and its surroundings were added to the UNESCO's list of World Heritage Sites in 1986.
Stonehenge is a prehistoric monument in Wiltshire, England, 2 miles (3 km) west
of Amesbury and 8 miles (13 km) north of Salisbury. Stonehenge's ring of ...
Walk in the footsteps of your Neolithic ancestors at Stonehenge – one of the
wonders of the world and the best-known prehistoric monument in Europe.
Your guide to Stonehenge, other ancient sites and stone circles in Britain, with
practical information to make your visit easier.
English Heritage have divided their site into five clear sections: the known historical information, details of Stonehenge's
status as a World Heritage site, an FAQ, an interactive map with pictures and visitor information. More »
Stonehenge is surely Britain's greatest national icon, symbolizing mystery, power
and endurance. Its original purpose is unclear to us, but some have speculated ...
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Oct 3, 2014 ... Stonehenge, a huge prehistoric monument, was built 5000 years ago in England.
Its builders and its purpose remain a mystery.
Sep 7, 2015 ... Huge stones found buried near Stonehenge were part of a ritual site built on an "
extraordinary scale" and unique in the world, researchers say.
Stonehenge is a prehistoric, mysterious circle of upright stones in southern
England. Construction on the great monument began 5,000 years ago; the