With the popularity of Stonehenge growing annually, and continued research by archaeologists excavating the monumental area, showcases Stonehenge in a new light is essential. These experiences highlight the best of the Stone Age in England and how it has carried through into modern times.
Maintaining A Landscape of the Stone Age
Most of the area of Stonehenge is showcased by ancient landscaping of the property, with minimal areas scape and cut. Wildflowers and other natural plant life fill the fields. Walkways and other areas are cut for the safety of visitors, but the general landscaping is natural. and can be enjoyed through the walkways from the visitor center or on the bus shuttle.
Visitors can also experience season changes through Stonehenge through a standing stone room that is digitized, allowing visitors to experience the solstices at any point of the day. This experience allows visitors to view Stonehenge as those in its beginning did when the monument was at full construction and the sun and moon peered through the rocks. These experiences showcase how English history has shifted over time, and how they have impacted present history today.
All of these different experience combined add to the experience of visiting the Stonehenge monument. Now visitors not only have the ability to tour the monument and experience folklore on a bus ride, but they can see what life was like during those times by taking a step back in history. The museums, the Neolithic house replicas, and the Stone Age atmosphere allow visitors to take a step back in time and experience life in Stonehenge.