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Experience the world of Jomon


Is the Jomon culture of Hokkaido different from the Jomon culture in Honshu and southward?
Learn about the more than 10,000 years of life and spiritual culture of the Jomon people in the northern lands through a virtual tour of Hokkaido’s Jomon archeological sites and 3D images of excavated artifacts.

Enjoying the Jomon


Hokkaido is surrounded by three seas — the Pacific Ocean, the Sea of Japan, and the Sea of Okhotsk — and boasts a mountain range up to 2,000 meters high in its center. The Jomon archeological sites in Hokkaido have revealed traces of people who experienced bounties of nature that we might envy today.
After learning about and traveling through the Northern Jomon, experience the bounties of Hokkaido.