Discovery of a Historic Site
”Heijokyu” refers to the center of the Heijo palace, where the center of administration was. The palace was divided into 2 sectors; one where the emperor lived and the other sector for administration, where rituals and politics were conducted. The palace is 1300 years old, but this site was not designated as the palace remnnants until the Taisho period.
Restoration and Excavation in Progress
Official excavation was commenced only after the war and is still under way. Many ruins with historical worth are still being discovered.
- Remnants of Heijo Palace Suzaku Gate Former Imperial Audience Hall
- Sakicho Nara-shi Nara