Council for the Promotion of the World Heritage Inscription of Jomon Archaeological Sites


  • Seeking World Heritage Inscription – Jomon Archaeological Sites in Hokkaido and Northern Tohoku [July 2013]


  • Leaflet introducing Jomon Archaeological Sites in Hokkaido and Northern Tohoku [written both in Japanese and English, July 2013]
  1. Historic Ofune Site(PDF:7.88MB)
  2. Historic Kakinoshima Site(PDF:8.34MB)
  3. Historic site Kiusu Earthwork Burial Circles(PDF:8.81MB)
  4. Historic site Kitakogane Shell Midden(PDF:6.64MB)
  5. Historic Washinoki Site(PDF:7.22MB)
  6. Historic site Irie–Takasago Shell Midden(PDF:8.09MB)
  7. Special historic Sannai-Maruyama Site(PDF:6.92MB)
  8. Historic Komakino Site(PDF:8.79MB)
  9. Historic Omori-Katsuyama Site(PDF:7.17MB)
  10. Historic site Choshichiyachi Shell Midden(PDF:8.13MB)
  11. Historic Korekawa Site(PDF:10.8MB)
  12. Historic site Tagoyano Shell Midden(PDF:7.15MB)
  13. Historic Kamegaoka Site(PDF:5.71MB)
  14. Historic Odai-Yamamoto Site(PDF:6.92MB)
  15. Historic site Futatsumori Shell Midden(PDF:6.14MB)
  16. Historic Goshono Site(PDF:11.5MB)
  17. Special historic site Oyu Stone Circles(PDF:6.77MB)
  18. Historic Isedotai Site(PDF:8.43MB)

Jomon Archaeological Sites

Ofune Site, Kakinoshima Site (Hakodate City)

Kitakogane Shell Midden (Date City)

  • Kitakogane Shell Mound [pamphlet, March 2013]

Sannai-Maruyama Site (Aomori Prefecture)

Komakino Site (Aomori City)

Omori-Katsuyama Site (Hirosaki City)

Isedotai Site (Kitaakita City)

Proposing Prefectures


Aomori Prefecture

Iwate Prefecture

Page Top