Welcome to Window on Wiltshire's Heritage.Wiltshire's heritage is unique and outstanding. You have probably heard of Stonehenge, but Wiltshire has so much more to offer.
22 organisations from across Wiltshire have come together to provide a virtual display of Wiltshire's heritage.
This website encompasses archaeology, architecture, art, and nature, as well as museum treasures, historical photographs, archives, and local history collections.
Discover Wiltshire's amazing heritage.
Kennet & Avon Canal
Stretching from the tidal Avon near Bristol to Reading in Berkshire, a significant section of the Kennet and Avon Canal is in Wiltshire. The Canal includes such features as the flight of locks at Caen Hill and the dramatic aqueducts at Dundas and Avoncliff. Now, primarily used for recreation, in its heyday it was a key trade route across southern England.
The expansion of colonial trade in the eighteenth century made London and Bristol important cities as goods arrived there from...