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  • Tomb of Emperor Nintoku (Daisen Kofun)
  • Tomb of Emperor Nintoku (Daisen Kofun)
  • Tomb of Emperor Nintoku (Daisen Kofun)

Tomb of Emperor Nintoku (Daisen Kofun)

仁徳天皇百舌鳥耳原中陵

Description

This keyhole-shaped tumulus stretches over 480 meters and sits on an area of almost 464,000 square meters, making it one of the largest tombs in the world. The tomb was built mid-fifth century as a mausoleum for both the Hanzei and Richu emperors. It is also referred to as “Mozu no Mimihara no Naka no Misasagi”.

Location Information

  • Address

    Daisencho, Sakai-ku, Sakai-shi, Osaka, 590-0035

  • Nearest Station
    Mozu Station
    ・ JR Hanwa Line
    15 minutes on foot
  • Phone Number
    072-955-1115
    Available languages
    only in Japanese
  • Hours
    8:30am - 5:15pm
    *Exterior only
  • Closed
    None
Original source: ©Shobunsha Publications Inc.

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