Username:
Password:
   
Pictures of England
 

Exploring the most Picturesque & Historic parts of England..

Site Search

 

Sponsored Links

England Holiday Cottages

Pictures of Wiltshire

Town Hall, Swindon, Wiltshire. March 2005

Royalty Free Stock photos of Wiltshire

About Wiltshire

Wiltshire is a beautiful County situated in the South-Western parts of England, with much of the county designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Trowbridge is the vibrant, industrial and commercial county town. Salisbury is a stunning medieval city with the beautiful Salisbury Cathedral boasting the highest spire in England. Boating along the famous Kennet and Avon Canal is a popular and relaxing pastime. Wiltshire has a multitude of exciting attractions including, the worldwide famous ancient monument 'Stonehenge' symbolizing mystery, power and endurance. Other local places of interest are Swindon, the biggest town in the county, Chippenham, and the quaint old town of Devizes.
(add/update description)

See below for all the best towns & attractions in Wiltshire, or see a selection of our Wiltshire photographs on our picture tour of Wiltshire..

Hotels in Wiltshire - Find discount Wiltshire hotels and Wiltshire accommodation.

Recommended towns & villages in Wiltshire

Pub Photo - Waggon & Horses, Wiltshire

Beckhampton

This delightful hamlet lies in one of the richest natural history area's in England, containing the burial places of people from pre-history and almost unknown centuries...

Information | Pictures (8) | Hotels

The Malt House, Castle Eaton, Wiltshire

Castle Eaton

Just as fish abound in the water along this stretch of the Thames, so too, do pretty Cotswold stone cottages and delightful country houses...

Information | Pictures (7) | Hotels

The River Avon through Monkton Park, Chippenham

Chippenham

..

Information | Pictures (46) | Hotels

Downton Cuckoo Fair - Cuckoo Princess

Downton

It is one of Wiltshire's loveliest villages, with the River Avon forming a division between the ancient village and the new...

Information | Pictures (4) | Hotels

East knoyle village hall & Church, East Knoyle, Wiltshire

East Knoyle

East Knoyle is situated where the Wiltshire countryside blends into Dorset. The landscape is quite stunning, it has a dramatically changing face of sweeping pastures and hillsides...

Information | Pictures (9) | Hotels

Stourton in Wiltshire

Stourton

Stourton is noted for the church dedicated to St. Peter where you can see many memorials to the famous Hoare banking family and for the house which was the families ancestral home...

Information | Pictures (87) | Hotels

Second oldest tree in England

Tisbury

Tisbury is a picturesque village set amidst delightful Wiltshire countryside where you will find friendly villagers and a calm, peaceful atmosphere...

Information | Pictures (98) | Hotels

St Mary & St Nicholas' Parish Church

Wilton

A landmark in the area is Wilton Windmill, this is a restored windmill from 1821, it was refurbished in 1976 and stands on a chalk ridge 550 feet above sea level. This superb.....

Information | Pictures (39) | Hotels


Historic Market Towns in Wiltshire
Picturesque Villages in Wiltshire
Historic Cities in Wiltshire
All towns in Wiltshire
Complete A to Z of towns in England

Recommended attractions in Wiltshire

Abbey House Gardens

Abbey House Gardens

William Stumpe, the wealthy merchant responsible for giving Malmesbury Abbey back to the town following the Dissolution was also.....

Information | Pictures (39) | Hotels

Located just behind the museum, the Manor House gardens are superb.

Avebury Manor & Garden

Avebury Manor is a 16th century manor house built on the site of an old monastery. The rich interior of the house shows original.....

Information | Pictures (4) | Hotels

Avebury, Wiltshire

Avebury Ring

This is the largest and one of the most spectacular stone circles in the world, it certainly eclipses Stonehenge, for not only is.....

Information | Pictures (58) | Hotels

Bell and Clock Tower

Lacock Abbey

Lacock is one of the most beautiful villages in England, with houses dating from the 15th-century to the 18th-century. At the.....

Information | Pictures (93) | Hotels

Ludgershall Castle

Ludgershall Castle

Romantic, ruined motte and bailey castle, with building works in stone. Parts of the castle date to the 12th-century, it was.....

Information | Pictures (10) | Hotels

Malmesbury Abbey, Inside view

Malmesbury Abbey

Malmesbury Abbey is built on the site of a former Saxon monastery of AD700, by the 12th-century it was an important Benedictine.....

Information | Pictures (9) | Hotels

On the grounds of Salisbury Cathedral

Salisbury Cathedral

Salisbury Cathedral's graceful spire rises to an elegant 404 feet, it is the tallest cathedral spire in England, and can be seen.....

Information | Pictures (197) | Hotels

Silbury Hill

Silbury Hill

There are many fanciful theories about Silbury Hill, the massive conical hill described as the highest artificial mound in.....

Information | Pictures (20) | Hotels

Fern

Stourhead

Designed by Henry Hoare II, Stourhead is one of England's most picturesque landscape gardens with classic temples and palladian.....

Information | Pictures (70) | Hotels


All attractions in Wiltshire
Complete A to Z of attractions in England