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Peace Memorial Park

Travel Guide - Peace Memorial Park

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The park, which covers approximately 122,100 square meters, was completed after the World War II, and in February 2007 it was the first postwar park to be designated as a National Place of Scenic Beauty. The Hiroshima Peace Memorial Ceremony is held here on August 6th every year.
Within the park visitors will find many memorials and monuments such as the Cenotaph for the A-Bomb Victims. Also inside the park grounds are the Peace Memorial Museum, the Hiroshima National Peace Memorial Hall for the Atomic Bomb Victims and the International Conference Center Hiroshima.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • Open 24 hours

ClosedClosed

  • No closing days

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Admission Free

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

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

Address / LocationAddress / Location

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

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Hardie Gieben Cruz @diehard_cruz - 2019-11-17
A beautiful soul is never forgotten.
Forever loved. Forever missed.
It’s your third year with Him ☝🏼 tomorrow, Momm… https://t.co/u8JLak0Tfs
Ned Taylor @CouncllrNTaylor - 2019-11-17
#Saanich just upgraded Gore-Peace Memorial Park, a vibrant new “pocket park” in the Shelbourne Corridor! We added n… https://t.co/hNHBYA2pYH
Micaela Contini @Mikyblu - 2019-11-16
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Day 2: HIROSHIMA.

-Peace Memorial Park
-Children’s Peace Monument
-Hiroshima Peace Memorial
-Streets
-Shintenc… https://t.co/ys8vMWXyZm
Saanich Parks, Recreation & Community Services @SaanichParksRec - 2019-11-16
Gore-Peace Memorial Park updates nearly done. Check out the fountain! https://t.co/5SnbEqzTWu #saanich… https://t.co/w6dVmt4DTO
Blue Water Holidays @bluewaterhols - 2019-11-15
Explore the futuristic cityscape of Tokyo, the hot springs of the remote Iya Valley and Hiroshima Peace Memorial Pa… https://t.co/FtFvZ0Z7gf
Sarah Marie. Im🍑 the MFer. 🆘 @Riginal_Zin - 2019-11-15
@vosslerm1 @KHayhoe @MichaelEMann @TIME I love your header photo. I lived in Iwakuni for two years, and spent a lot… https://t.co/ITqJQvBDyb
Richard Epcar @RichardEpcar - 2019-11-14
Fun group in Japan! @richardepcar ellynstern @spankzilla85 @SteveBennettt @ Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park https://t.co/6rkTCgwy6b
Tara Papworth @tara_papworth - 2019-11-14
The Hiroshima Peace Memorial, or the 'A-bomb dome'; part of the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima, Japan a… https://t.co/wJilpUBnAo
Uncle Tom @tmono83 - 2019-11-14
#hiroshima #japan #hiroshimapeacememorialpark @ Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park https://t.co/Wtrl9tLoK9
Alex Pope @mapleridgealex - 2019-11-12
#remembranceday parade #MapleRidge @ Memorial Peace Park https://t.co/CQAmrn18Ya
Bali Promotion Center ⭐️⭐️❤️⭐️⭐️ @translatorbali - 2019-11-12
Rest In Peace !
Tjin Giok Lan has fought the good fight,finished the race, and kept the faith.
Vigil service: Thion… https://t.co/oemDNpnAv0
Christopher Brooks @your_fave_guero - 2019-11-12
#VeteransDay 🇺🇸 #WeRemember #HonorCourageCommitment may you continue to Rest In Peace Uncle Mike. You will never be… https://t.co/k0bOvrYUh5
Claire Ransom @ClaireR_Labour - 2019-11-12
The Remembrance Service in Romsey Abbey was incredibly moving and the Remembrance Act in the War Memorial Park gave… https://t.co/z0wTusRWbI
Clayton Whitelaw @ClaytonWhitelaw - 2019-11-12
Had a good time at the Remembrance Day Parade at Memorial Peace Park today.

Also really hoping that the footage I shot for school isn't bad
InsideJapan Tours @InsideJapan - 2019-11-12
Countless colourful paper cranes at the Children's Peace Monument in Peace Memorial Park, Hiroshima.… https://t.co/bvwQK457YE
Joan Isaacs @joan_isaacs - 2019-11-12
Honoured to attend the #RemembranceDay Wreath-Laying Ceremony at the Ambassador of Peace Korean War Memorial in Bur… https://t.co/VJyQV6J9J8
Pascal da Rocha @urduz - 2019-11-12
Remembering at the 4/3 Peace Park Jeju Island and Vietnam Memorial, Washington DC! #NeverAgain https://t.co/yawbFrvOLC
Rhonda Krause @TravelYesPlease - 2019-11-12
Visiting the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park https://t.co/Yf3MRfVEZo #Japan #travel #LestWeForget #RemembranceDay
Ruth For Congress @ruthforcongress - 2019-11-12
Veterans Day @ Peace Memorial Plaza in Morris Park & Van Nest Memorial Plaza. At every Memorial Day & Veterans Day… https://t.co/YKSmRfWwd3
Shailene Panylo @shailenepanylo - 2019-11-12
A heartwarming turnout for #Oshawa’s #RemembranceDay Ceremony & Parade in Memorial Park. Today we came together to… https://t.co/4Lt4ra1QcQ
Shire Talk @theshiretalk - 2019-11-12
Update | New Peace Park Memorial remembers shire's WWI heroes

Read full article: https://t.co/VYQc6UGNbFhttps://t.co/qXpZvhfqAr
Skye Richards @skyerich_luna - 2019-11-12
Fazineh Keita, a former child soldier from Sierra Leone, speaking today at the “Let Peace Be Their Memorial” in a… https://t.co/2LfeJXi2aJ
Steven Ericson @StevenOnTheMove - 2019-11-12
A11: You can't road trip to it in the U.S., but the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park is one of my favorite war memoria… https://t.co/iiMmgx8dYp
Andrew James Brown @caute - 2019-11-11
The great mutual blindness darkened that sunlight in the park—A #RemembranceSunday2019 memorial address and prayer… https://t.co/PBLm9EMuCZ
Catherine Soplet @Soplet - 2019-11-11
@RoyalCdnLegion @TownofCBS @LegionNLCA @rnfldrassociatn @MemorialU @CanWarMuseum @CityofStJohns @TheRooms_NL… https://t.co/Jv6D0t3j9o
Chris Ballard @ChrisSBallard - 2019-11-11
On the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month ...
We will remember them.

Join us this morning at the Aurora-W… https://t.co/wsHUg6xcWH
Chris Ballard @ChrisSBallard - 2019-11-11
On the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month ...
We will remember them.

Join us this morning at the Aurora-W… https://t.co/wsHUg6xcWH
Ghiz Photography @GhizPhotography - 2019-11-11
#ThrowbackSunday: 2018 #RemembranceDay service at the Sailors Memorial at Point Pleasant Park

The shadow of a… https://t.co/WovMxyXuDv
Innocence Lost @Foundation_IL - 2019-11-11
An article with some more information about tomorrow’s peace ceremony:

https://t.co/FtB3rZanNK
Innocence Lost @Foundation_IL - 2019-11-11
We hope you can join us this year at the “Let Peace be Their Memorial” Ceremony. Fazineh is the keynote speaker thi… https://t.co/ujuSwSMRIO
Mike 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 @Zippy11Ms - 2019-11-11
Flame of peace with Cenotaph further down. Hiroshima Memorial Park. https://t.co/5QJLOElHxQ
Niall Stewart @niallbstewart - 2019-11-11
@AllisonMorris1 I had the opportunity to visit the Ploegsteert memorial on a cycling trip in September. It’s immacu… https://t.co/P5GeBbkHWN
Robert Eaton @Robbyeaton - 2019-11-11
@Oadby_Wigston Continuing our Boroughs Remembrance services at Peace Memorial Park Wigston at 11am today. Please come along if you can
Rohit Trivedi @chiefrohit - 2019-11-11
@RonMacLeanHTH Duly noted Mr. MacLean and may I suggest that Mr. Cherry visit Vishnu Mandir in Richmond Hill where… https://t.co/uZY5zqoaDP
Rohit Trivedi @chiefrohit - 2019-11-11
Duly noted Mr. MacLean and may I suggest that Mr. Cherry visit Vishnu Mandir in Richmond Hill where there is a dedi… https://t.co/Ng0vbGZprD
Village of Oak Park @vopnews - 2019-11-11
This Veterans Day we offer our gratitude to all who have served. Pictured is the Peace Triumphant memorial to World… https://t.co/2IXLAB3VuH
llsee @llsee - 2019-11-11
Sobering day today @ Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park https://t.co/wEt5dtrWR4

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