Find over 230 ancient monuments and sites on the Isles of Scilly
Isles of Scilly, Cornwall
The tiny landmass of the Isles of Scilly is home to 239 ancient monuments and archaeological sites, the UK’s greatest density of historic sites.
From maritime shipwrecks to Bronze Age burial chambers dating back 3,000 years; from deserted Christian chapels on now uninhabited islands to heavily fortified castles and headlands from the English Civil War.
Scilly's heritage attractions are compelling and the history of the islands still influences daily life today. Take a guided walk with an expert and you’ll get the low-down on some of the islands’ 239 ancient monuments and archaeological sites.
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