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Peace Memorial Museum (Atomic Bomb Museum)

Travel Guide - Peace Memorial Museum (Atomic Bomb Museum)

InformationInformation

There are about 19,000 pieces in the museum collection, such as scorched roof tiles, burned clothing and glass bottles that were melted by the heat. In July 2006, the museum was the first postwar building to be designated as a National Important Cultural Property. Over 1.3 million guests visit the museum every year.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 8:30 - 18:00 (March - July, September - November)
  • 8:30 - 19:00 (August)
  • 8:30 - 17:00 (December - February)

ClosedClosed

  • December 29 - January 1

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • 50 yen (General, Adult)
  • 30 yen (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

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

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 1-2, Nakajimacho, Naka-ku Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima, 730-0811

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Michael Thorne @mikkelz_za - 2018-12-16
“The Hiroshima Peace Memorial (Genbaku Dome) was the only structure left standing in the area where the first atomi… https://t.co/8RnWUn1xMv
EyeLevel @Eye_Level - 2018-12-14
@benfcampen Standing in Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum earlier this year, looking at the horrific images and foota… https://t.co/GqwFFyaNR3
Jakko M Jakszyk @JakkoJ - 2018-12-14
Call me an old softie, but I found it very moving singing ‘Epitaph’ this evening in the city of Hiroshima. Particul… https://t.co/hZTPfcD4Cd
Rebecca Lim 林淑云 @beckalim - 2018-12-10
Spent the morning walking in the #Nagasaki Peace Park and visiting the Atomic Bomb Museum and Memorial to the victi… https://t.co/HinGE7Zgjg
Hiroshima Peace Tourism @tourism_peace - 2018-11-28
【Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum】
Designed by Mr. Kenzo Tange, opened in 1955, aiming to convey the reality of the… https://t.co/b4jmd1oQ9P
bearspace @bearspace76 - 2018-11-25
Hiroshima - Video Dropping The Bomb At Peace Memorial Museum: https://t.co/xgjYKpzn2S via @YouTube
Oskar Nordstrand @Orreman - 2018-11-22
Very emotional and eye opening experience today when I visited the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park, Peace Museum and… https://t.co/eKnPVl1m1W
Ian Molyneux @IanMolyneux1 - 2018-11-18
Hiroshima, Japan 🇯🇵 Itsukushima Shrine, Mount Misen, Atomic Bomb Dome, Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum and Park… https://t.co/elI5mXKSjS
Lola 💖💜💙 @Veldenmire - 2018-11-17
We explored Hiroshima today, visiting the atomic bomb dome, peace park and memorial museum along with Hiroshima cas… https://t.co/RGaEPswarW
アンドリュー・グリフィス @glovestudios - 2018-11-15
Emotionally drained and moved from visiting Nagasaki, Japan’s Atomic Bomb Museum and memorial sites. #Peace https://t.co/NUoOcZLBLj
Brought to You @Brought_to_You - 2018-11-14
Actress Sayuri Yoshinaga has narrated a poem on the suffering of atomic bomb victims for an audio guide at the Peac… https://t.co/mXmwXXD6QK
NHK WORLD News @NHKWORLD_News - 2018-11-14
Actress Sayuri Yoshinaga has narrated a poem on the suffering of atomic bomb victims for an audio guide at the Peac… https://t.co/EB61uwhb8a
Nathalie 'Nat0' Ek @Nat0_o - 2018-11-14
On August 6, 1945, a Little Boy uranium gun-type bomb was dropped on Hiroshima. Shinichi Tetsutani (soon to be 4 ye… https://t.co/xQscD0XuUk
Tom Knappskog @TomKnappskog - 2018-11-12
Solemn thoughts on a rainy day in #Nagasaki. Visit to Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum, Peace Memorial for Atomic Bomb V… https://t.co/0VziBndzFK
kokomo @kokomadekokomo - 2018-11-11
Just before SP, Coach Hamada talked to #SatokoMiyahara and #RikaKihira about her mother who was 11 when the city w… https://t.co/5sJXicUgPv
That Goan Boy @schmmuck - 2018-11-10
Incredibly moving & sad. The belongings and stories of the people who perished and those who survived the A bomb wi… https://t.co/kdCa7ToBs5
KHVIII School @KHVIIISchool - 2018-11-07
In this week of #Remembrance2018 Henry's was proud to host an evening of moving testimonies and poetry from Hiroshi… https://t.co/nEf0j62ltl
MISSPANY86 / กานท์ชญา คือ นามปากกา @Oshinki - 2018-10-11
If i go to Hiroshima i will go to walk around The Peace memorial park ... take a time in museum...sit beside the ri… https://t.co/Th5g3Wiclh
MISSPANY86 / กานท์ชญา คือ นามปากกา @Oshinki - 2018-10-11
If i go to Hiroshima i will go to walk around The Peace memorial park ... take a time in museum...sit beside the ri… https://t.co/Th5g3Wiclh
Hugh Patrick @HughPatrick48 - 2018-09-16
“Where you going?”
“Wildwood, how bout you?”
“Hiroshima, Japan to visit the atomic bomb dome & Peace Memorial museum.”
#TravelingGoals
Lauren Magaziner @laurenmagaziner - 2018-09-05
Solemn, emotional day at the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum and the Atomic Bomb Dome. I forced myself to read ever… https://t.co/vD7Ks2jcxy
👑 @AliciaCopia - 2018-09-04
'Take the bullet train to explore Hiroshima’s famous Peace Memorial Museum and see firsthand, the impact of the world’s first atomic bomb.'
History Lovers Club @historylvrsclub - 2018-08-27
A walk around Hiroshima's Peace Memorial Museum. A 3-year-old boy was riding this tricycle in front of his house wh… https://t.co/3RXgEj5cwB
George Bowler @george_bowler - 2018-08-24
Visited the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum today, devastating to see and hear the accounts of the aftermath of the… https://t.co/h7HASo3PzM
Lorenzo Pirisino @stalflare - 2018-08-21
No comment. #hiroshima #a-bomb #nuclearbomb #ww2 #japan #asia #hajimemashitenippon2018 #museum #memorial @ Hiroshim… https://t.co/EHFmyFrhec
sss @cafe76 - 2018-08-14
now Obon seasons in Japan i remember that grandfather graduated in Hiroshima University before The World War ll.

A… https://t.co/pd80rde8BK
Dan White @SingSongDan - 2018-08-13
Day 6 spent the day in Nagasaki! Went to the peace park and atomic bomb museum and this is the peace memorial where… https://t.co/HF5SSwBhpu
Jens Notroff @jens2go - 2018-08-07
The destructive power of a nuclear bomb. Unthinkable, unimaginable ... until August 6 1945.

Small-scale recreation… https://t.co/HSdi4oU5pY
Victor Kuhnovets 🇷🇺 🇧🇾 @vicktop55 - 2018-08-07
TASS: #This_day_in_history On August 6, 1945, the US dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan. Around 70,000 peop… https://t.co/a2P3KgN4Wa
Narumi/成美 #crueltyfree @NARUMIcomposer - 2018-08-06
I know these are shocking pictures. But please do look at them and see what an atomic bomb can do to people. And if… https://t.co/xkpGhcctzh

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