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History across the centuries

Having seen the TV programme some years ago when they conserved the interior of Avebury Manor by... read more

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colinf296
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Salisbury, United Kingdom
We visited the Manor a year ago.

This is quite a unique NationalTrust property in that each room is furnished to a different time... read more

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Paul H
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Bournemouth
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Reviewed yesterday

Having seen the TV programme some years ago when they conserved the interior of Avebury Manor by returning rooms to different eras, we had waited a long time to actually visit. It was well worth it as the quality of the restorations is amazing. The...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank colinf296
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is quite a unique NationalTrust property in that each room is furnished to a different time. You can sit in the chairs and lie on the beds and dressup for photos. The guides are very friendly too. It was a shame the tearoom was...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Paul H
Reviewed 2 days ago

Well maintained house with each room decorated to a different time period. Guides a bit too enthusiastic - tell you stuff when you would rather look & discover for yourself. Lots for kids with dressing up clothes, they can lie on the beds etc. Kitchen...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Jo M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm so glad I toured Avebury Manor. Each room has been done up to a different time period and has expert guides on hand to give more details about the house and it's inhabitants. The gardens were beautiful too and make for a great day...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Kelly S
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a truly unique experience. Because the BBC had recreated the interior with period type furniture and artifacts it is one of the rare National Trust properties where you can sit on the chairs even climb in the beds as long as you take off...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worth taking your time and strolling around the Henge surrounding the village before visiting the Manor House National Trust)

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While on a week-end break in Bournemouth we decided to visit Avebury Manor on our homeward journey, we were very pleased with our decision too, the day was lovely, the grounds were very good the tea rooms we very good and the Manor was a...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fascinating insight into history. Each room is decorated from a different period in the history of the house. A lot is reproduction but subtly and cleverly done. People are encouraged to touch, handle and try on clothes. The guides in each room are friendly and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Barbara T
Reviewed May 8, 2019 via mobile

I have been wanting to visit since the TV programme a few years ago. Enjoyed seeing the different era rooms. Made a change. Lots of history

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

We visited The Manor while at the stone circle. The exterior is mellow stone and stands in walled gardens and grounds. All within the stone circle around the village. The interior is interesting as it was created for a BBC TV programme To The Manor...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Google Avebury Manor, al prices for gardens and manor are there
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The nearest railway stations are Pewsey or Swindon, in both cases you would then need to catch a bus. The National Trust website states that "frequent buses pass nearby". If you tell me your starting point and whether a... More
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