Megaliths and Stonehenge

Stone Monuments: What do you know about Megaliths and Stonehenge?

More than 5000 years ago Europeans were building spectacular stone monuments. Many of these are still standing today, as mysterious relics of a long gone society. These enormous stones are called megaliths, which literally means big stones. Some were set up on their own, others in groups or in circles. Some megaliths marked the burial place of an important ruler, while others seem to have religious meaning. Tall single stones…

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