Hello Japan - Japan Travel Guide

Atomic Bomb Dome (Genbaku Dome)

Travel Guide - Atomic Bomb Dome (Genbaku Dome)

InformationInformation

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

Noldoist @Noldoist - 2020-09-25
Hiroshima - Atomic Bomb Dome https://t.co/Aec7lOOdUd
Ayu_sensei Japan @ayumuadachi1101 - 2020-09-23
#japan 🇯🇵 Penniless Hitchihike at Hiroshima at Atomic bomb 💣 dome #お財布すっからかん旅 #広島 #原爆ドーム https://t.co/mOeufZlLRh
HPE_Official @earth_hpe - 2020-09-23
Atomic Bomb Dome – 75 Years Later.
#HomePlanetEarth 🌎 #SaveEarth https://t.co/yfMBntdimR
Jyoti Hosagrahar @JyotiHosagrahar - 2020-09-22
The Hiroshima Peace Memorial Genbaku Dome was the only structure left standing where the first atomic bomb exploded… https://t.co/sC27evlsTR
Tabu’s vlog in japan @tabu_in - 2020-09-18
Hiroshima,japan|Hiroshima peace memorial park|Atomic Bomb Dome|Tabu vlog... https://t.co/8EoN7Hbmmy @YouTubeより
SwissOnlineDating.ch @swissonlinedati - 2020-09-15
Visiting HIROSHIMA Today: COULD IT BE SECURE from RADIATION?!: Hiroshima today is a town changed, but it is underst… https://t.co/d2VgvYGluO
collectaBK7 @collectaBK7 - 2020-09-15
I did another puzzle because I'm still bored and lonely. This time I did a puzzle of a picture I took at the Genbak… https://t.co/wuSN2qBvBG
Sports Plus @PrepSportsPlus - 2020-09-14
Atomic Bomb Dome - 75 years later https://t.co/IEwd2S9cVj
Belden Yniguez @beldenyniguez - 2020-09-12
Just posted a video @ Atomic Bomb Dome-Hiroshima https://t.co/qQWEc6GxV8
Solo @NinStar_ - 2020-09-12
@SomethingNair @euphoriax__ This is a building that survived the nuclear bomb dropped on Hiroshima. It is known as the Atomic Bomb Dome.
Japan Wonder Travel @JapanWTravel - 2020-09-11
Hiroshima prefecture is known for the floating torii gate and the atomic bomb dome, but as you travel inland, Hiros… https://t.co/FTUQ7I1M2h
• Luna • @LunaLamb_MFC - 2020-09-08
A-bomb dome, Hiroshima. Building left standing from the epicenter of the atomic bomb drop. Now a monument in the Hi… https://t.co/mCDA6urYP8
Manhattan Project @MnhtnProjectNPS - 2020-09-07
The atomic bombing of Hiroshima caused immediate death for tens of thousands of people and long lasting physical an… https://t.co/3sPFXXTnyi
mota | ベトナム好きな@22卒🇻🇳🏔🗼 @2timesbottle - 2020-09-07
the atomic bomb Dome https://t.co/sYGralaffA
nihei tomotaka @2timesbottle - 2020-09-07
the atomic bomb Dome https://t.co/sYGralaffA
🍩ATastyTimbit🍩 @ATastyTimbit - 2020-09-07
Compared to other cultural heritage buildings, it is crucial that the Atomic Bomb Dome be maintained in the exact s… https://t.co/D3tdSKX1E5
Hiroshima for Global Peace @PHiroshimapref - 2020-09-05
Have you visited #Orizuru_Tower ?
The Orizuru Tower standing right next to the Peace Memorial Park includes a varie… https://t.co/xCVcIA8yTc
Dan Castellano @ninja_padrino - 2020-09-04
Hiroshima Atomic Bomb Dome and Peace Memorial Park https://t.co/GmKSQy8gp6
ابراهيم @Ibby_Gee - 2020-09-04
@KampfUndArbeit @Abu_Fatima44 Lmaooo do you actually think they will use like an atomic bomb to destroy it 😂 😂.?? Y… https://t.co/g616TVZ1om
田中 益孝 @masterka1 - 2020-08-30
Good evening!
Today I planed Hiroshima trip!
So I'll trip to Hiroshima in September!
I'll eat oyster and Hiroshima-… https://t.co/oMHGlj9yJ5
Bit Cores @bitcores - 2020-08-28
Atomic Bomb Dome Hiroshima #JapanTrip1 #Hiroshima #Japan
https://t.co/zADuILRpXX https://t.co/d4d7jJCi89
Mariachi La Fiesta Japan @MariachiJapan - 2020-08-28
Hiroshima Japan.
Atomic Bomb Dome.
#mariachienjapon
#mariachiinjapan
#mariachi #mexican #mexicano #tokyo #japan… https://t.co/36KxO9aWLM
Blessing is Coming 🌹🍀🌹🍀 @neverstop1017 - 2020-08-27
@kinafna Great Wall of China
Atomic Bomb Dome
Grand Canyon National park
Lucky ROSE 🌹 🌹 @neverstop1017 - 2020-08-27
@kinafna Great Wall of China
Atomic Bomb Dome
Grand Canyon National park
Lyn.🥀🌹☘️ @bluepinkboots - 2020-08-27
@kinafna Victoria fall
Atomic bomb dome
Aachen
Lyn.🥀🌹☘️ @bluepinkboots - 2020-08-27
@kinafna Victoria fall
Atomic bomb dome
Aachen
Rei ♥ @Rei_chh - 2020-08-27
@kinafna Atomic Bomb dome
Great Wall of China
Jurassic Coast
Roselyn 🌹 🌞/Bitpro.com @neverstop1017 - 2020-08-27
@kinafna Great Wall of China
Atomic Bomb Dome
Grand Canyon National park
Roselyn 🌹 🌞/Bitpro.com @neverstop1017 - 2020-08-27
@kinafna Great Wall of China
Atomic Bomb Dome
Grand Canyon National park
Roxy 🌹 🌹 🌹 @neverstop1017 - 2020-08-27
@kinafna Great Wall of China
Atomic Bomb Dome
Grand Canyon National park
aphrodite⚜️ @pickapickassuuu - 2020-08-27
@kinafna Grand Canyon National park, Machu Picchu, Atomic Bomb Dome
sesechehun @mr_ohsehun_ - 2020-08-27
@kinafna Grand Canyon National park, Machu Picchu, Atomic Bomb Dome
𝙽𝙴𝚁𝙴𝙾 @itsnereo17 - 2020-08-27
@kinafna Machu Picchu, Los Glaciares National Park, Atomic Bomb Dome

Notes

Information
Basic information about traveling to Atomic Bomb Dome (Genbaku Dome).
Opening Hours
Opening hours of Atomic Bomb Dome (Genbaku Dome).
Closed
Closed days or periods of Atomic Bomb Dome (Genbaku Dome).
Price / Entrance Fee
Price of the entrance ticket or other fees for Atomic Bomb Dome (Genbaku Dome) (if applicable).
Access / Public Transport
How to get to Atomic Bomb Dome (Genbaku Dome) with public transportation.
Related Links
Official website of Atomic Bomb Dome (Genbaku Dome) or other related pages.
Address / Location
Address and map of Atomic Bomb Dome (Genbaku Dome).
Recommended
List of other recommended sightseeing spots.
Tweets
Tweets related to Atomic Bomb Dome (Genbaku Dome).