Stonehenge,the mysterious stone circle as a tourism choice. Stonehenge, is a building that was built at the time of Neolithic and Bronze Age. It is next door, Amesbury in Wiltshire, England, about 13 kilometers (eight stones) in the north-west of Salisbury. Stonehenge is one land around the pond to a large standing stone in the area, how to build megaliths known.
There is controversy about the actual age of the stone circle, but most archaeologists believe that most of the construction of Stonehenge between 2500 BC to 2000 BC. To develop around the ground, and the formation of trenches monument of Stonehenge on the time around 3100 BC.
In the early 20th Century, most stones are no longer standing. This is probably due to the many tourists who climb around Stonehenge 19th century because of their curiosity. Since then flipped three phases of the renovation of the stone on the head or the repair and restoration of the stones used properly. Indirectly, this means that the original Stonehenge, not the originally planned in the promotion of tourism. Carried out instead, like other historical relics, the phases of the renovation.
Stonehenge is the designation for the memorial, as a term of imprisonment or a circle henge with a known crack in the dike composed. As is so often in archeology, the term is a legacy of the former leader of the Stonehenge and should not be considered as a henge into account, in fact, left his pond next to the slot. Although the same age as the time of the Neolithic stone circles such as Stonehenge, Stonehenge could make a relationship with another circle of stones on the island as a British Ring of Brodgar, but the size trilitonnya it unique as an example. This place is in theList of World Heritage by UNESCO in 1986 included.(source:http://id.wikipedia.org)