Osaka welcomes UNESCO support for burial mounds as World Heritage Site

National May 14, 2019

Osaka welcomes UNESCO support for burial mounds as World Heritage Site

Osakans on Tuesday welcomed a UNESCO advisory panel's recommendation to add two clusters of ancient burial mounds in the prefecture to the World Cultural Heritage List. "We are happy that the ancient tumulus clusters were deemed appropriate as World Heritage sites," Gov. Hirofumi Yoshimura said. ...