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Experience digging the ammonite here!

This place was an ocean in the past. Ammonite center in Iwaki city is the first facility in Japan built above the real fossil excavation site. Outside the building, you can experience to dig a real ammonite using hammers and drills.

Be amazed with the earth layer just in the facility filled with real fossils !

After listening to the interesting instructions, its your turn to dig your own!

If you’re lucky enough, there is a chance to dig a palm sized ammonite!