Parking is available on site. This is free to English Heritage members and Stonehenge ticket holders. A parking ticket is required if you are not visiting Stonehenge itself. Tickets cost £5 and can be bought from ticket kiosks on site. Please note that during peak times the car park is managed by stewards and tickets (cash only) are issued upon entry to the car park. Download a map of the new road access and parking.
A Visitor Shuttle service operates frequently from outside the shop. No need to pre-book. Takes 10 minutes to reach the Stones. Shuttles stop at Fargo Plantation (about halfway to the Stones) so that visitors can walk part of the way if they wish.
Visitor Shuttle service operates frequently from outside the shop. No need to pre-book. Takes 10 minutes to reach the Stones. Shuttles stop at Fargo Plantation (about halfway to the Stones) so that visitors can walk part of the way if they wish.
Food and Drink
A 110-seater counter service café serves a grab and go hot and cold food offer, including drinks, soup, pasties, sandwiches, salads and other sweet and savoury items, using regionally-sourced produce. You can choose to sit inside or outside, enjoying lovely views to the west, or take something away for your onward journey.
The gift shop offers an extensive range of books, gifts and souvenirs, many made in the UK exclusively for Stonehenge.
Male, female and accessible toilets at the visitor centre.
Assistance dogs welcome throughout. Dogs on leads allowed around the outside of the visitor centre but are not permitted inside, on the visitor shuttle or in the Monument field.
Dogs are welcome on National Trust land but Assistance dogs only in the Monument field.
The new visitor centre contains nearly 300 archaeological treasures, which were used or buried at Stonehenge, and are now displayed on site for the first time.
Discover the story of Stonehenge: the stones, the landscape, the people and its meaning, through a powerful combination of cutting-edge audio-visual experiences and incredible ancient objects. Many of the objects on display are on loan from Salisbury Museum and Wiltshire, our museum partners.
No formal gardens, but there is a choice of walking routes available within the World Heritage site, which are suitable for a range of ages and abilities.
- Audio Tour Availability
- Complimentary audio tour offered on site. Family version also available. Available in French, Italian, Spanish, German, Japanese, Mandarin, Russian, Dutch and Polish. During peak times these may be subject to availability.
- Baby Changing Facilities
- Baby changing facilities at the Visitor Centre.
- Bottle/Food Warming
- Child Sized Portions
- Play Areas / Adventure Playground
- There is no specific play area, but there is an entire World Heritage landscape to explore and enjoy.
- Pushchairs Allowed
Education group visits must be pre-booked, call 0870 333 0606 for further details.
Please be aware
Take care on grassed areas when wet.
- Foreign Language Audio Tours
- French, Italian, Spanish, German, Japanese, Mandarin, Russian, Dutch and Polish.
- Foreign Language Guidebooks
- French, German, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin, Russian.
Commercial Photography and Filming
English Heritage welcomes all photographers to our sites and we hope you will share your pictures with us on Flickr and Facebook.
We do have some restrictions at certain locations, so if photography is your main reason for visiting, please call the site ahead of your visit to check if any parts of the site are restricted.
We are keen to promote the use of our sites to location managers. If you are interested please go to (Filming Locations) for more information and contacts.