Crowds gather at Stonehenge to celebrate the summer solstice

Crowds flocked to Stonehenge in Amesbury, England to celebrate the summer solstice on 21 June. Arriving before dawn on the longest day of the year, visitors and modern-day druids gathered around the  5000-year-old stone circle to watch the sun come up.

The revellers marked the start of the longest day of the year in the Northern Hemisphere with dancing, yoga and other activities.

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Crowds gather at Stonehenge to celebrate the summer solstice

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