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Atomic Bomb Dome (Genbaku Dome)

Travel Guide - Atomic Bomb Dome (Genbaku Dome)

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The Hiroshima Industrial Promotion Hall was constructed in 1915. This building was highly regarded for its imposing European style. On August 6, 1945, it was instantly destroyed by the first atomic bombing in history. Flames enveloped the ceiling of the dome and consumed the entire building, killing everyone within. Parts of the wall, which withstood the blast because it came from above, together with the steel frame of its dome. Because of its shape and circumstances, it came to be called the Atomic Bomb Dome (Genbaku Dome in Japanese). The dome was the only structure left survive and have become a symbol of Hiroshima.
Atomic Bomb Dome serves as a historical witness to convey the tragedy of the first atomic bombing in the world's history and a symbol of our vow to abolish nuclear weapons, and for lasting world peace. Based on the World Heritage Convention, the A-Bomb Dome was registered on the UNESCO World Heritage list in December 1996.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • Open 24 hours

ClosedClosed

  • No closing days

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Admission Free

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • Short walk from Genbaku Dome-mae Station on the Hiroden Main Line (M10)

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 1-10, Otemachi, Naka-ku Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima, 730-0051

TweetsTweets

52Weeks Later 52WL @52WeeksLater - 2020-04-05
34. Hiroshima - most iconic landmark is the Atomic Bomb Dome a reminder of the first atomic bomb to hit Japan.. See… https://t.co/oQhgRNexmt
荒谷岳秀 @aratanitakehid - 2020-04-03
Good morning.☕🍔
My dear friend.💕🎉
Have a great Friday.🌴💕

Yesterday I wenttoHiroshima Peace Park.🍁💕
The Cherry blos… https://t.co/xnfFoZpW2O
Dan @SimpleHistoryYT - 2020-04-02
In this Live Action Simple History episode we visit the The Hiroshima Atomic Bomb Dome in Japan (World War II)… https://t.co/RE1eLKQz8C
ⓢⓦⓐⓒⓗⓘ₂ @gdba_ - 2020-04-02
atomic Bomb dome?
下痢気味のスーパー文世 @gdba_ - 2020-04-02
atomic Bomb dome?
thebaldtraveler @thebaldtraveler - 2020-03-31
One of the most moving places I've been to the atomic bomb dome. It is amazing to see how the city is preserving t… https://t.co/URCBkddRGZ
ワンコスキー @wankosky2016 - 2020-03-30
Arrived in front of the Atomic Bomb Dome by tram. Good access from Hiroshima Station. Experience the atomic bomb do… https://t.co/PjeLKhsHkN
TimeWarpGuide @TimeWarpGuide - 2020-03-21
Timelapse of the Atomic Bomb Dome (Cloudy, sometimes rainy, sunny)

#AtomicBombDome #PeaceMemorialPark #Timelapse… https://t.co/2IiloLgUW6
TimeWarpGuide @TimeWarpGuide - 2020-03-21
Timelapse of the Atomic Bomb Dome (Cloudy, sometimes rainy, sunny)

#AtomicBombDome #PeaceMemorialPark #Timelapse… https://t.co/2IiloLgUW6
Mr. TA @Trader_M4tt - 2020-03-20
@Trader_Dante Although not an empty space, I imagine you'd enjoy going to see the atomic bomb dome in Hiroshima. Wa… https://t.co/mtiukkmaxN
Nao Kanai @NAOutot - 2020-03-12
The first ever atomic bomb in history was dropped on Hiroshima the morning of August 6, 1945. What was once known a… https://t.co/ePdaE4HLVY
TimeWarpGuide @GZmtwOMHqDLLmUI - 2020-03-12
Timelapse of the Atomic Bomb Dome
#AtomicBombDome #Timelapse #japan #hiroshima https://t.co/OBCOcRXI3e
Nathan Wendel @Halloxclamation - 2020-03-10
It is always good to recollect about historical events and how we got here. I have always wanted to see the Atomic… https://t.co/IMzsnAQerZ
rydeen @mainohenning - 2020-03-10
@raaaaaaaage1 If you can, hgo to the Hiroshima Atomic Bomb Dome.
Ask them about what happened in Hiroshima Nagasaki
koko @ #WeWillBeOkayWendy 💙 @popnstarP - 2020-02-29
@thaumatourge Same!

Oh I recommend miyajima, hiroshima castle, the peace park and museum, and the atomic bomb dome!
Christian deaver @Christiandeave1 - 2020-02-28
We visited the atomic dome in Hiroshima. Apparently the bomb went off right next to it and somehow it was never destroyed.
Photos of Silk Road @PicsSilkRoad - 2020-02-28
Aerial view of Atomic Bomb Dome. Hiroshima, Japan, Silk Road.
https://t.co/sfQcwTZJ4i #silkroad #NGSilkRoad https://t.co/hN3zhOc50T
Travel Foods Hokkaido @foods_travel - 2020-02-28
@coments_01 Atomic bomb dome in Hiroshima !!!!!
Travel Foods Hokkaido @foods_travel - 2020-02-28
@coments_01 Atomic bomb dome in Hiroshima !!!!!
☥ 𝒻𝓊𝒸𝓀𝒾𝓃’ 𝓁𝑒𝑜 ☥ @DaddyLeo_ - 2020-02-27
boy been having movies before we had dreams. you inspired the movie Mega Mind. forehead the size of a helicopter pa… https://t.co/Kq8kcp9dcZ
JAPANICATION @Japan_ication - 2020-02-25
JAPANICATION always hopes peaceful world.

This picture is atomic bomb dome in Hiroshima
Two nuclear weapons were d… https://t.co/tDErqGbUAq
カユマニス🍁🌸🦌🦌🦌JAPAN @pandafoodcom - 2020-02-25
#brazil

My hasband was born in Hiroshima. His mother was exposed to the atomic bomb. The master is the second gene… https://t.co/pdEUo0pm7h
2ch news Super quick @2chnewsen - 2020-02-24
Rio Carnival. Wwww that makes the atomic bomb dome a float **The idea was not** | Japanese who like America more th… https://t.co/c3decWxZ0G
coconut girl @ayakerr2020 - 2020-02-24
@g1saopaulo What was the purpose for? Who is happy with that? Are you really thinking this is right that ppl dancin… https://t.co/vBs8x3rkEV
eggbank @eggbanky - 2020-02-24
Atomic Bomb Dome
Hiroshima Japan🇯🇵 https://t.co/qnh4gRBKk8
lulu2 @lulu_happy2 - 2020-02-24
@SrCesar_ @g1saopaulo It is evil and it still hurts feeling of Japapnese. The Atomic bomb dome remind us pictures… https://t.co/UWJ5mBCaZ1
nadine @amalfull1000 - 2020-02-24
@jairbolsonaro @Itamaraty_EN
This video has become a hot topic in Japan.
At the Brazilian Carnival, there is a para… https://t.co/cuHlDLwGdH
かきキウイ @kakikiui - 2020-02-24
@g1saopaulo I'm Japanese.
Almost all Japanese peoples is displeased with using the object shaped Atomic Bomb Dome for festival.
ちいぱっぱ @nodokaJPN - 2020-02-24
This photo shows a parade in Brazil. It is a decoration where the mushroom cloud and the atomic bomb dome of Hiros… https://t.co/xWXBNdDfHZ
のばら @Complaintkkkkk - 2020-02-24
It seems that a float that imitated the Atomic Bomb Dome was made in Brazil, but people who do not know the situati… https://t.co/cMkGZzIRL3
らい麦🌾君の人生は月明かりだ @HIRODEN_RAILWAY - 2020-02-24
Welcome to Hiroshima.
if you are going to tha atomic bomb dome
please get off the bus at Hon-dori.
We hope you ha… https://t.co/K8bTwQYQYK
ヒーストハイデ @ta7l6es5 - 2020-02-24
Everyone doing a carnival at the Atomic Bomb Dome in Hiroshima.
I 'criticize' you.
Is it a frame business law? All… https://t.co/fKgBDvWcxH

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