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Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum広島平和記念資料館(原爆資料館)

Museum / Science Museum

This museum is located in the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park, in Naka District, of Hiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture. It was founded with the objective of imparting the reality of the harm from the atomic bomb dropped on August 6, 1945, and the abolition of nuclear weapons, and the attainment of world peace. The museum is divided between the main building and the east building. Along with items that reveal the horrible spectacle and mementos of the bomb victims, the conditions of pre and post-bomb Hiroshima and an introduction to the nuclear era are introduced. The museum is remembered also by the 2016 visit of President Barak Obama, the first ever incumbent head of state of a nuclear power to visit the museum.

place

Hiroshima Pref. Hiroshimashinakaku Nakajimachou 1-2 (Hiroshima / MiyajimaArea)

phone 0822414004
place

[Mar.-July.] 8:30-18:00
[Aug.] 8:30-19:00 * Aug.5Sunday, 6Sunday closed at 20:00
[Sep.-Nov.] 8:30-18 :00
[Dec.-Feb.] 8:30-17:00 * Entrance until 30 minutes closing.

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Address
Hiroshima Pref. Hiroshimashinakaku Nakajimachou 1-2 [ map ]
Area
Hiroshima / MiyajimaArea
Phone
0822414004
Hours
[Mar.-July.] 8:30-18:00
[Aug.] 8:30-19:00 * Aug.5Sunday, 6Sunday closed at 20:00
[Sep.-Nov.] 8:30-18 :00
[Dec.-Feb.] 8:30-17:00 * Entrance until 30 minutes closing.
Closed
12/30, 12/31
Fees
[Admission fee] Adults200yen, High School Students100yen, Junior High School Students and below Free
Parking Lot
Not available
Credit Card
Not available
Smoking
Not available
Wi-Fi
Available(HiroshimaFreeWi-Fi)
Note
Renovation work and exhibition maintenance were carried out.
Estimated stay time
60-120 minutes
Wheelchair accessible
Available
Infant friendly
Available

Information Sources:  NAVITIME JAPAN

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          There is more than meets the eye awaiting any Hiroshima-bound traveler. Kicking off in Hiroshima city, the Peace Memorial Park, Hiroshima Castle, and Shukkeien Garden offer a couple of days of exploring; however, the real beauty lies along the southern coast of the prefecture. There, a series of islands spreads across the Seto Inland Sea: from the mysterious sea-submerged Great Torii Gate at Miyajima Island to the first half of the islands that connect Honshu to Shikoku via six spectacular suspension bridges.

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