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Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites

CountryUnited Kingdom
Date of Inscription1986
CategoryCultural Sites

Stonehenge and Avebury, in Wiltshire, are among the most famous groups of megaliths in the world. The two sanctuaries consist of circles of menhirs arranged in a pattern whose astronomical significance is still being explored. These holy places and the nearby Neolithic sites are an incomparable testimony to prehistoric times.

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