SPOT RUTE

Fujinoki Tumulus

Fujinoki Tumulus was built in the latter half of the 6th century about 400 meters west of Horyuji Temple. A house-shaped sarcophagus and a magnificent gilt bronze harness with a design influenced by China are among the items that were found inside the tumulus’s stone room.

Basic Infomation

Location
5 minutes walk to the west of the South Main Gate
Description
The construction work was completed in the Fujinoki Tumulus, and the mounds was planted on the surface of the hill, and a commentary board and a bench were installed in the surrounding area. It is not possible to enter the
Stone room, but you can see the appearance of the stone room and the sarcophagus of the Genuro (the real thing) through the glass window of the iron Door which was installed at the entrance of Ishiuro.