If you're interested in the Summer Solstice history and myths, this page is for you! Find out loads of interesting stuff about this thousands of years' old celebration plus we link you to Solstice myths from around the World.
SummEr SOlstice History - STUFFER ARTICLES
Articles about Summer Solstice history and myths from our team of writers
Celtic Druids are a key part of the Summer Solstice celebrations. Learn about this ancient religion and present-day practices.
Learn everything you ever wanted to know about the Summer Solstice and find out exactly how you can enjoy it this year.
With the summer solstice only a few days away, why not take an interactive tour of the most famous pre-historic monument in the world.
Learn about the Green Man; the mysterious figure who is part of the Midsummer celebrations around the world.
the majestic stonehenge
People have been celebrating Summer Solstice at Stonehenge for thousands of years. Here’s some photos of more recent events
Summer solstice and the green man
Summer Solstice is about rebirth and the coming back to life of Nature, symbolised by the mythical Green Man. The Green Man has been represented in art and sculpture for hundreds of years
Learn about Stonehenge and neolithic britain
These fascinating documentaries cast some light on the mysteries of Stonehenge and its historical context
This Timewatch documentary narrates the history of Stonehenge from when it was first built, to the present day
Part 1 of a BBC documentary looking at the work of archaeologists at Stonehenge
Part 2 of the BBC documentary looking at the work of archaeologists at Stonehenge
More great history from the BBC – Part 1 of a documentary looking at Britain BBC
Part 2 of the BBC documentary chronicling Britain’s BC history
Enjoy these sun myths from around the world
Every nation on the planet has its own sun myths – we’ve collected a few together for you to enjoy
When the Snake Bites the Sun – Australia
The Sun and the Wind – Aesop’s Fables
How the Sun and the Moon Came to Live in the Sky – Africa
The First Sunrise – Aboriginal Dreamtime Story
The Story of the Sun and Moon
The Unlikeliest Sun God – Aztec
Enjoy these Kids' films and tv shows, related to pagan history and myth
Kids love a bit of magic and mystery! Enjoy these classic films and TV shows, steeped in Pagan history and legend
Meet Getafix the Druid in Asterix and Obelix in Britain
A re-telling of the Robin Hood legend from the 1980s, featuring mythical figure, Herne the Hunter
Enjoy this spooky series from the 1960s, immersed in Welsh pagan legend
Cult classic kids’ show from the 80s featuring a strange magician…..