druids gathering at stonehenge

Around 5,000 years ago, ancient people began construction on the world’s most famous Neolithic monument. Stonehenge, as it would come to be known, has been a mystery ever since. Whoever built it left no written record and few clues behind for us to piece together this ancient puzzle. It goes without saying that the mystery and intrigue behind Stonehenge has…

panoramic view of stonehenge on a clear day with blue skies

What was Stonehenge used for? Stonehenge is the world’s most famous Neolithic monument, located on the Salisbury Plain in Wiltshire, England. Although we increasingly understand a great deal about who built Stonehenge and how they did it, we know very little about the reasons why it was built. Over the years, academics and archaeologists alike have attempted to explain why…