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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

TweetsTweets

田村マサーシ @ghostgen - 2019-08-11
@Thehenlady @wellerstein Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum and
Nagasaki National Peace Memorial Hall for the Atomic Bomb Victims.
Brian McBride @brian_mcbride1 - 2019-08-10
@timprater This image, I took of an exhibit within the Peace Memorial Museum when we visited in 2015 conveys the mo… https://t.co/aby3cPRdRM
Lauren C. Bell @rmcpsci - 2019-08-10
@gin_and_tacos This is hardly the worst part; Nagasaki was bomb #2. The Peace Memorial Museum in Hiroshima displays… https://t.co/AxAZqG2e0p
UB-Social Work @UBSSW - 2019-08-10
Nagasaki, Japan, was bombed with a nuclear weapon by the U.S. on August 9, 1945 at Noon. #Nagasaki #Hiroshima… https://t.co/aSB4Aiu28j
🐢q🐇 @qpbvn - 2019-08-09
@riekohayakawa @YouTube most Americans seem to be realized the atomic bomb have ended the war.
when I visited the H… https://t.co/qIa6WxXRZa
Blue4USA @Blue4Usa - 2019-08-08
@FreeBeacon Have you ever been to the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum? Did you know that they selected Hiroshima be… https://t.co/NC1mXeQ7Bj
Jason Dowling @DowlingJason - 2019-08-08
Somber day in Hiroshima on the anniversary of the Atomic Bomb being dropped on the city. The museum was something e… https://t.co/khB90Xkvqm
Emily Reuben @emily_reuben - 2019-08-07
I visited Hiroshima a few years ago. Visiting the Peace Memorial Museum and having the opportunity to speak with a… https://t.co/t1Fg6ZQCZC
Larry Harris, Jr @LarryHarrisJr - 2019-08-07
in 04 i visited the hiroshima peace memorial museum as part of a trip org’d by my japanese classmates at… https://t.co/igT6RmdJJR
Rebecca Davis Gibbons @RDavisGibbons - 2019-08-07
August 6, 2019, is the 74th anniversary of the U.S. atomic bomb attack on Hiroshima. Here’s a thread reflecting on… https://t.co/TrzljM422s
Rebecca Davis Gibbons @RDavisGibbons - 2019-08-07
The Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum captures the devastation of the bomb through stories of individual victims and… https://t.co/96xap304DG
timefortheholidays @time4holidays - 2019-08-07
#August6thHistory
1945 – The United States drops the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan killing 70,000 Hiroshima-Naga… https://t.co/nWewwsGz2P
Alex Wellerstein @wellerstein - 2019-08-06
There are many ways to think about the damage caused by the bomb. Structural damage is a potent way to illustrate i… https://t.co/AqN7s3MlLv
CNN @CNN - 2019-08-06
An atomic bomb was dropped over Hiroshima, Japan, from an American B-29 bomber on August 6, 1945. Today, a place wh… https://t.co/EfFI2s0Frs
CNN @CNN - 2019-08-06
An atomic bomb was dropped over Hiroshima, Japan, from an American B-29 bomber on August 6, 1945. Today, a place wh… https://t.co/Yi4lZ4JB7Q
CNN International @cnni - 2019-08-06
An atomic bomb was dropped over Hiroshima, Japan, from an American B-29 bomber on August 6, 1945. Today, a place wh… https://t.co/RXe0TG4ciT
ERIx @ERIx1011822 - 2019-08-06
Hiroshima marks the 74th anniversary of the atomic bombing

Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum has lots of items which… https://t.co/7iYn2pR94i
GMC+A @gmcurley - 2019-08-06
'The explosion from the bomb, named 'Little Boy,' obliterated nearly everything within 10-square kilometers.

A da… https://t.co/Rq25oiG0FA
Heart Mountain FDN @HeartMountainWY - 2019-08-06
On Aug. 6, 1945, @HeartMountainWY prisoners were preparing to return to their former homes when news of the atomic… https://t.co/mdS8zzaPyJ
Mahmudul Hasan @mahmu_dul_hasan - 2019-08-06
CNN : An atomic bomb was dropped over Hiroshima, Japan, from an American B-29 bomber on August 6, 1945. Today, a pl… https://t.co/zK1JpucFNb
Old Croaky @OldCroaky - 2019-08-06
@psephy @BarackObama Surprised that anyone could not be moved following a visit to Hiroshima’s Peace Memorial Muse… https://t.co/A2SchEIkQg
Sudarshan mandlecha @Sudmandlecha - 2019-08-06
Today is day when atom bomb bombarded on Hiroshima #hiroshima @anandmahindra @richaanirudh @Wealth_Park… https://t.co/pBobp4aiRZ
The Boring Tweet. @TheBoringTweet - 2019-08-06
An atomic bomb was dropped over Hiroshima, Japan, from an American B-29 bomber on August 6, 1945. Today, a place wh… https://t.co/rRcQL9XaO2
The Naked Watchmaker @NakedWatch - 2019-08-06
@HistoryTime_ The Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum houses over 120 timepieces donated by victims and their families.… https://t.co/rT9j7GHZQj
soifua maloloina @SoifuaM - 2019-08-06
This program is about hand drawing of Hiroshima by victims of nuclear bomb.

I saw those drawings at Hiroshima peac… https://t.co/jkVls4ca3F
ดีงามพระราม8 @abbear111 - 2019-08-06
An atomic bomb was dropped over Hiroshima, Japan, from an American B-29 bomber on August 6, 1945. Today, a place wh… https://t.co/aaVKBL0b9e
令和!働くドローン エンルートで農業 測量 点検‼️ @takigawa_w - 2019-08-06
Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum
shows results of the insane inhumane atomic bomb attack on August 6, 1945 https://t.co/PzFxT89PiL
Paul Tritschler @TritschlerPaul - 2019-08-05
Around the Museum and Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima earlier—the day before Bomb Day. It began with mantras and m… https://t.co/RiNQKWZkmn
sanjibsinha @sanjibsinha99 - 2019-08-02
In this handout picture released by the US Army, the plume of smoke from a mushroom cloud billow, about one hour af… https://t.co/9Eb0Ysp6Ml
jmcb @johnmcblain - 2019-07-25
Currently in Hiroshima and visited the Hypocenter, Atomic Bomb Dome and Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park & Museum. ❤… https://t.co/XGVjdThSNT

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