Help & Frequently Asked Questions
What is The Wall of Fame?
The Silverstone Wall of Fame will be a display of personalised engraved granite stones to be located at the circuit.
Where will the wall be situated?
The Wall of Fame is being constructed adjacent to the old Bridge section of the Grand Prix circuit track (final location may be subject to change).
Why is it being created?
The Wall of Fame has been designed to enable motor sports fan to become immortalised within the landscape of Silverstone and will form a lasting tribute for motor sport fans and supporters to remember their heroes or memorable moments.
By applying granite stones onto The Wall of Fame, this will form an iconic permanent feature at Silverstone.
Who can buy Stones?
Everyone is able to buy a stone within The Silverstone Wall of Fame.
What Stone(s) can I buy?
You can choose from a range of granite stones.
- The Single Stone has up to 2 lines of 14 characters per line (spaces & punctuation count as characters) - 200mm x 100mm. Red Granite with gold paint.
- The Double Stone has up to 3 lines of 14 characters per line (spaces & punctuation count as characters) - 200mm x 200mm plus the addition of the iconic Silverstone circuit layout. Red Granite with gold paint.
- The Celebration Stone has up to 3 lines of 20 characters per line (spaces & punctuation count as characters) - 400 x 400mm plus the addition of the word SILVERSTONE engraved above the circuit design of your choice.
- You can buy as many stones as you like.
Are the letters painted on top of the stone?
No, the letters are actually engraved into the granite stone to make the lettering more hardwearing.
What are Replica Stones?
A replica is a personal copy of your Wall of Fame stone for your own home or to give as a personal gift. These stones are exact copies of the original stones being installed at the circuit. You can use your replica in many ways:
- Build it into your house
- Put it on the mantelpiece
- Give it to a friend or loved one as a memento
- Use it as a paperweight
- Add it to the garden rockery
- Build it into your wall / drive
- Use it as a door stop
- Build it into your patio
How will I receive my Replica Stone(s)?
These stones will be despatched to you by mail order in a presentation / protective box. Unfortunately, owing to their weight and tracking issues, we can only send replica stones to addresses in the United Kingdom. Replicas may be dispatched to countries out with the U.K at an additional cost, please email for full details.
What can I have engraved on my stone?
Any message or dedication you wish (as long as it is polite, Silverstone Circuits Limited reserves the right to veto any messages). No defamatory remarks. Examples of what you can say:
- LEWIS HAMILTON, WORLD CHAMPION
- BRITISH GP 1999, I WAS THERE
Stones make great presents to;
- Celebrate birthdays, anniversaries or marriages
- Remembering people and good times
- Or simply to tell someone that you love them
Can I change my message after I have placed my order?
Yes, you can do this by logging into your account online within twenty one (21) days of your order being placed. You will be sent an electronic certificate to check your inscription after you have purchased your stone to view your inscription as it will appear on your stone.
How long will the stones last?
The stones will last indefinitely; however, we can only guarantee that they will be in the location for 10 years. This is the minimum but we have every reason to believe they will be there for years to come.
When are they being laid?
We are planning to install the next phase of The Wall of Fame before the start of the 2016 season (subject to restructuring / ground developments and the level of stones purchased at this time). Thereafter, future phases will be announced on the website.
When will I receive my replica?
Replica stones will be engraved and dispatched in line with the installation schedule. Whilst we cannot give or confirm a specific delivery date at the point of order, it is possible that your replica stone will be dispatched in advance of the stones being installed and we will guarantee that replica purchases will be received with 28 days of the corresponding stone being installed at the circuit.
How much do the Stones cost?
|Single Stone||200mm x 100mm||£59.00||£45.00|
|Double Stone||200mm x 200mm||£99.00||£75.00|
|Celebration Stone||400mm x 400mm||£499.00||£375.00|
Replicas will have postage and packaging to add to the prices above at £ 20.00 per stone.
How many Stones can I order?
As many as you like.
How do I pay for the Stone(s)
Online: With credit/debit card - VISA, MASTERCARD, DELTA, MAESTRO, SWITCH, AMEX
Can I choose my location?
Unfortunately not, the stones will be laid on a first come - first laid basis. Each stone will be laid in the next available location.
How can I find my Stone?
The location of each stone will be mapped and you will be able to download a reference guide confirming the whereabouts of your stone within the scheme.
Do I need a ticket to view The Wall of Fame
No; however the Wall of Fame will only be open to the public on event days at the circuit.
Can I buy a stone as a gift?
Yes, you can buy a stone(s) for someone else. The email confirming your purchase and the electronic certificate will come to you - the purchaser, to check the inscription we have is correct before we engrave the stone. You can then send the certificate which shows the inscription on the stone as a gift. The certificate does not contain the purchaser's name unless it is part of the inscription.
Alternatively you can purchase a voucher and let the recipient decide what they want to have engraved on the stone. The electronic certificate will be emailed directly to the email address provided.
What is on the electronic certificate?
The E Certificate includes an image of the stone, the inscription and the order reference number. In due course you will use this number to help locate your stone in the scheme. The E Certificate does not include the purchaser's name.
Each line can have a set number of characters, including spaces and punctuation, in uppercase letters only. The images of the stones and the lettering on this website are for illustration purposes only.