VISIT FUKUOKA

Unique ’haniwa’ statues at the Sendo Ancient Tomb

This is an ancient tomb from the end of the Tumulus Period that has two ditches around it. This tomb, a nationally designated historical ruin, is surrounded with ”Fence-shaped Cylindrical Haniwa” and ”Shieldbearer Warrior Haniwa.” This decorated tomb is known for being one of the rare tombs in Kyushu where an almost fully-intact ”Shieldbearer Warrior Haniwa” was excavated. Within the stone huts there are mysterious drawings of red/green circles and triangles. These are normally open to the public in spring and fall. In the arbor there is an actual-sized model stone hut that is always open for viewing.

Address 838-0802 111-2 Hisamitsu, Chikuzenmachi, Asakura County
Contact Tel:0946-42-3121 
Fax:0946-42-3121 
Chikuzen Town Planning Deparment
Fees Free
Parking Yes (20 spaces)
Access Take the Amagi-bound bus and get off at ”Hisamitsu”, then walk 15 minutes.
Area Chikugo Area
Genre Ancient Burial Mounds and Ruins (History and Culture)

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