Disabled Visitors

The visitor facilities at Stonehenge have been designed, with the advice of disabled people, to be as accessible as possible in order to meet the different needs of those with access requirements.

A group of disabled visitors enjoy Stonehenge

Your visit

To help you get the most out of your visit we have prepared this video which you can watch before you come to Stonehenge. You can also bring a companion or carer in for free to help you enjoy your visit. Please just let us know on arrival that you are bringing a carer with you.

Some facilities may require booking in advance, so please contact our customer services team for more information. See more specific access information. For further information, or specific queries, please contact us before you visit.

English Heritage Customer Support team

Mobility Impaired

  • The main areas - in and around the car park, visitor centre and the Stone Circle - are accessible by wheelchair via tarmac and grass paths (subject to weather). However, there are no paths in the wider grass landscape.
  • The visitor shuttle service is accessible for wheelchairs and access onto the shuttle service is step-free.
  • There are accessible toilets at the visitor centre, including an adult changing area, and an accessible emergency-only toilet close to the Stones.
Group of disabled ramblers with Fargo Wood behind

Visually Impaired

  • Audio descriptive tour (subject to availability).
  • Large print guides, orientation leaflets and exhibition highlight tours.
  • Tactile objects in the internal exhibition and touching stones in the external exhibition.

Hearing Impaired

  • Transcripts of audio tours are available and are compatible with many hearing aids.
  • Induction loop available.
  • The English Language version of the audio tour covers the Stones only. All other versions of the tour cover the exhibition area and the Stones.

Audio Tours

  • All audio tours for the Stones last approximately 30 minutes.
  • Audio tours for the exhibition last approximately 15 minutes.

Learning Disabled

  • Easy Read guides are available on request.
'step into englands story