The Sanctuary



The sheer physical size of these megaliths sometimes obscures their greater significance, as both Avebury and Stonehenge were also places to contemplate the hidden mysteries of nature and science, for personal, scientific and spiritual development.

What would the original megalithic masons made of a modern interpretation like Stanley Kubrick's monolith in the film "2001"?

Local megaliths

Stonehenge in winter


Silbury - as it was

Nearest sites

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Megalithic engineering

(or how the imperial units of measure date back at least 5000 years)