It’s very close to west Kennet.its really amazing it’s man made Hill which they build like 5000yrs ago.which is really amazing and it’s really very height which you can’t even imagine how they built.very high recommended to visit this place
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Silbury looks like many of the other burial mounds in the area, but our understanding is that it has been x-rayed, etc and no evidence of burial is here. The exact purpose is unknown. It is across the road from West Kennet Barrow, so you...More
Seems a little strange reviewing the hill until you realise that it is actually man made, part of something bigger and much more mysterious. Been just a short drive from Avebury stone circle it's worth stopping off in the car park and taking some photos....More
You would not want to miss being close to this wonder as part of your immersion in early age history of burials and worship The facts You can't climb up it any more,only view it from a distance It is accessible to wheelchair users from...More
Excavations have shown that this is not a barrow but a man made hill, earth at the bottom and chalk piled up on top. Amazing structure but no-one seems to know why it was built.
It's very difficult to review something like this. After-all, it is just a man made hill with the top cut off. However, it is such a striking and unusual attraction, surrounded by the natural countryside that it stands out like a sore thumb! This enormous,...More
I visited this many years ago when we were allowed to walk on it. I fully appreciate why we can't now but no concession has been given to visitors. The nearest car park is fenced of from the site so you are a long way...More
A minor attraction in that you cannot climb it. Probably the best place to view it is on your walk back from west Kennet long barrow when you appreciate its size better.