Five Surprising Facts Surrounding Stonehenge

1920: A visitor stands on a toppled standing stone at the megalithic structure of Stonehenge on Salisbury Plain. (Photo by General Photographic Agency/Getty Images)

England is a country embroiled in mysteries of the past that have baffled people for centuries. One of the most famous mysteries is Stonehenge. Tourists and archaeologists alike travel from far and wide to explore the area which is situated outside of London about 80 miles outside of London on England’s Salisbury Plain. Stonehenge is a prehistoric monument featuring the remains of a circle of huge standing stones.