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Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum

1-2 Nakajimacho, Naka-ku, Hiroshima 730-0811, Hiroshima Prefecture
+81 82-241-4004
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This park commemorates the explosion of the first atomic bomb, and houses the Peace Memorial Museum and monuments related to the horrific event.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1-2 Nakajimacho, Naka-ku, Hiroshima 730-0811, Hiroshima Prefecture
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+81 82-241-4004
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1 - 10 of 2,965 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

A leisurely stroll through the park with my wife. Many memorials and statues filled the green space. It was nice and the exploration took us roughly 2 hours.

Thank Mat_Cope
Reviewed today

This was a beautiful heartbreaking park. As an American I was incredibly moved (and embarrassed). The remains of the Concert Hall versus the picture of the original Hall are mortifying.

Thank venusbirth
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A must visit place . When we visited there was a peace ceremony taking place - dignified and thought provoking spoilt by intrusive tourists taking photographs - show some respect people . The Memorial do make you think of the innocent lives that were lost...More

Thank George M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Worth a visit, very informative and not what we were taught in school. Helps to have a Japanese speaker with you but English translations are good.

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Thought provoking. Tells the history of the atomic bombs being developed, selection of Hiroshima, why there was so much damage, after effects and limiting atomic bombs post Cold War.

Thank Louise P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have visited the Hiroshima peace museum and peace park several times now and love it every time. It is a gentle way to teach your children and remind yourself about the atrocities of war. The staff and volunteers are so lovely and helpful -...More

Thank Marjorie N
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A must visit if you are in Hiroshima. The museum is really well laid out and provides an understanding of the total devastation suffered by the city in 1945. There is a huge amount of information about the lead up and aftermath of the bombing....More

Thank Stuart788278
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I've been to many WWII museums and this one was at least as good as all the others, but presented a very different perspective. We received a lot of information, knowledge and testimonials that helped u understand what happened and what is being done for...More

Thank Itay V
Reviewed 4 days ago

Hiroshima was completely destroyed on 6th Aug 1945 due to the first atomic bombing in the history. The Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum displays pictures & other materials that portrays the horror of the bombing, supplemented by exhibits which describe Hiroshima before and after the bombing....More

Thank cp_0010
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to the Peace memorial museum. Although the main building is currently undergoing renovation, the displays available to view are well laid out and up to date. The displays provided an excellent insight into the horrific events of August 6th 1945...More

Thank TravelBee4321
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According to their website renovations will be held until march 2017 "Due to the renovation works, the exhibition rooms of the Museum East Building are closed until March 2017. Currently, the Main Building is open to... More
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Emil C
1 February 2017|
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Response from Tim W | Reviewed this property |
The main building will be closed in May, but they will move exhibits from the main building into the east building so they can still be viewed. See the Hiroshima Peace Museum website (web search and it is easy to find). I... More
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