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Sannai-Maruyama site, Aomori

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Visit an important archaeological site and learn about the people who lived here around 6,000 years ago at Sannai-Maruyama site, a Special National Historical Site of Japan. First settled around 3900 BCE and abandoned in 2300 BCE, the area displays many examples of human development, showing the growth of the culture from a hunter-gather community into a more sedentary one. See the underground food stores and pit dwellings that marked the temporary hunter-gatherer settlement, and the long houses and overground food storage areas that show the development into a more sedentary way of life. Discovered in 1992 when builders were surveying the area with a view to building a baseball stadium, the archaeological site includes reconstructions, a museum containing artifacts, and a wealth of explanatory information panels. Arrange to visit Sannai-Maruyama site and other attractions in Aomori using our Aomori vacation builder.
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  • Visited in February during a cold. Aboard the bus from Jr Aomori station, about 20 minutes. Aomori, Japan, for the winter and even on weekdays, famous archeological sites indeed chirahora degree's tourists. Participated in the annual implementation of volunteer guide tour. Guide's to one uncle, so 焦rimashita is having threesome will join the relief. Guide it's interesting story, too little rope became a 文tsuu. This wonderful facility is a surprising admission. Luggage deposit coin-operated lockers (money back) is on a large site, you can see the light. When it is warm also.
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  • Archaeological area of Tokyo Dome 5-volunteers will keep you information free of charge. (Guide it was decided the time. ) Is good at imagining myself can imagine from what may be invisible, such as the grave was buried in snow, but came out the ruins themselves, so. I thought a bit more up-to-date and clearly is getting around, such as. I hope you can see even more of Jomon pottery.
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  • It would be to know the Jomon period probably best sannai-Maruyama site in Japan! Is seen coming here once long ago, I visited immediately. Information guides free of charge when sanngatsu site provides information in detail. I think this time went to the middle of February again in summer you'll want to visit.
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  • Great historical site with explanations of the early jommon people. Audio guides in English and Korean available. Museum and restaurant are also nice. Be warned the bus doesn't come as often on weekends and you may have a long wait of you don't want to take a taxi.
  • Incredible. A must see for anyone with interest in past civilizations.
  • Rather good fun. Most of the site is bilingual
  • An awesome place to learn Japanese history
  • This is the place you must be when you are in Aomori. English speaking guide may be available.