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The gates are just outside the peace park, I went during the day, I’m not sure but I think they... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2018
John S
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Peace Park

This is a part of Peace Park, so if you visit Peace Park, you'll have the photo opportunity of the... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2018
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Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

The gates are just outside the peace park, I went during the day, I’m not sure but I think they might light up at night?.. overall really good to see and why not see everything at the peace park and museum at once.

Thank John S
Reviewed 17 June 2018

This is a part of Peace Park, so if you visit Peace Park, you'll have the photo opportunity of the Gates of Peace!

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Reviewed 6 February 2018

The way this place is lighted makes it so much more impressive at dusk than it is at daytime (and yeah - it is even easy to miss during daytime) And helps a lot if you know Japanese since there's a lot of text on...More

Thank Alf_Lundsten
Reviewed 8 November 2017

As we approached Peace Park I noticed that most people head to the Museum or Park and miss the gates totally as they are across the busy road. As they blend into the trees they are not overly conspicuous, but are definitely worth the minute...More

Thank 188petere
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Once you have visited the Peace Gardens etc. it easy to think that is it but just over the road there is the the Gates of Peace. Once you have got over the busy road you find the gates which you can walk through.

Thank pter4d
Reviewed 8 October 2017

It is located across the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum. Was expecting the park to be big so it can be confusing. I would recommend to start from here and move forward to the museum, Cenotaph etc.

Thank iL0veTravel99
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

The gates aligned and seen during the day is good but I do think around sunset? The view is better :)

Thank Shirleymagne O
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Don't miss this exhibit at the far end of the Peace Gardens. Worth a look . Very beautiful and simplistic in style yet so meaningful.

Thank dixiepeach
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Ten gate like structures stretching 75 metres inscribed with the word "Peace" in 49 languages. Nine gates represent Dante's Circles of Hell and the 10th gate represents the living hell of Nuclear War. An impressive structure just across the roadway from the Hiroshima Peace Museum.

Thank Col20
Reviewed 6 June 2016

An interesting sculpture on the opposite side of the road from the museum at the entrance to the Park. The sculpture depicts Dante's 9 gates of hell, overwritten by peace in multiple languages, to which a 10th gate has been added representing the hell of...More

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