Hundreds of druids and pagans descend on Stonehenge to celebrate the 2021 Autumn Equinox which marks the official start of autumn.

23 09 2021
  • Visitors headed to famous 5,000-year-old site in Wiltshire to see the sun rise this morning
  • Autumn equinox is one of four public annual events when people can get so close to stones
  • Hundreds of attendees sang and wore variety of extravagant outfits as onlookers watched on

Hundreds of druids and pagans descended on Stonehenge today to celebrate the equinox as autumn began.

Visitors headed to the famous 5,000-year-old site in Wiltshire in the dark to ensure they got to see the sun rise. And they made the most of one of only four public annual events that allows people to get so close to the stones. Photographs showed attendees singing and wearing a variety of extravagant outfits as onlookers watched on

Equinox Links:
See the stunning Autumn Equinox sunrise at Stonehenge – Salisbury Journal
Stonehenge autumn equinox gathering first since start of pandemic – BBC
Stonehenge Spring and Autumn Equinox Tours – Stonehenge Guided Tours
What is the Autumn equinox? Here’s what you need to know. National Geographic
Stonehenge and the Druids – Who are the Druids? Stonehenge News Blog
Walk amongst the stones of Stonehenge. (Equinox Tour exeperience) Blue Sky Traveller
The Stonehenge Pilgrims – Stonehenge News Blog
Stonehenge Summer and Winter Solstice Tours – Solstice Events U.K

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