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Kasori Shellmounds Site Museum

8-33-1, Wakaba-ku, Sakuragi, Chiba 264-0028, Chiba Prefecture
+81 43-231-0129
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Kasori-shell mound, experience of Jomon period!

Kasori Shell mound was designated as a "Special Historical Site" on Oct 13, 2017. This is the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
EIVOC
Hidden Gem

First, the museum does have a very useful and informative pamphlet in (perfect) English, so go... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2017
Fiona B
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20 Apr 2017
“Learn history of Chiba”
1 week ago
“Kasori-shell mound, experience of Jomon period!”
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8-33-1, Wakaba-ku, Sakuragi, Chiba 264-0028, Chiba Prefecture
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+81 43-231-0129
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Kasori Shell mound was designated as a "Special Historical Site" on Oct 13, 2017. This is the largest shell mound in Japan. It is said that this shell mound is older than 5000 years. There is a small museum that shows about the mound and...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

First, the museum does have a very useful and informative pamphlet in (perfect) English, so go there first, get the English explanation, and sit and read that for a few minutes. Once you have the background information, then go around the museum and to the...More

Thank Fiona B
Reviewed 20 April 2017

It is a good place to visit if you have interest for history or archeology. You can take Chiba Monorail from JR Chiba station then get off at Sakuragi or Oguradai, station. You need to walk for 15 minutes to reach Kasori shell mounds. It...More

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