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“man made” (12 reviews)
“car park” (31 reviews)
Avebury SN8 1QH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Many theories have been put forward for Silbury Hill’s intended purpose but most have fallen by the wayside as archeology proved them wrong. No burial remains have even been found & of course no written records were left to document its construction. Latest theory is...More

Thank Paula G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Durrington Walls as part of a private day tour that included stops at Stonehenge, Avebury Stone Circle, Lockeridge Dene, West Kennet Long Barrow, Woodhenge, and Silbury Hill. We felt these stops helped give us context and a better understanding of the time period....More

Thank cheryl24x7
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Happened upon this sight on our way to Avebury. Would recommend walking to view this from the Avebury side, as we weren’t prepared for the amount of mud on the pathways to get there and back. There is a car park, though you will see...More

Thank chiccanadianchick
Reviewed 3 January 2018

From the top of this hill, you get a good view of the West Kennett Longbarrow and vice versa. How on earth was it built? Fascinating!

Thank Teresa062015
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Amazing ancient relic, but you can't walk up it. But if you are nearby it is well worth learning about the history and driving close to it to stop.

Thank MJMJones
Reviewed 22 December 2017

On the face of it, Silbury Hill is just a giant hill. Nothing really more, except that no one really knows why it was made. Parts of it have been excavated and explored but many blanks have been drawn. Looks like it will always remain...More

Thank Matt J
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Really impressive hillfort - such enormous scale. Make sure you go to the museum at Avebury manor to see the relics found during excavation.

Thank IanandGilly
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

It’s very impressive to think this was man made without modern machinery. It’s about a 25-minute walk from the Avebury car park but it’s worth the round trip either way.

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Why did our ancestors go to all the trouble of building this huge hill ? Excavations did not find any answers inside, or at the base. Nevertheless, an amazing achievement for which we may never know the real reason. An amazing sight.

Thank DennisWestSussex_UK
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Such a calming place to be in....a stunning hill made by our ancestors many hundred of years ago.We went 1st November 2017 very early morning

Thank Susie Y
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