The “Hiroshima National Peace Memorial Hall” is located in Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park and is dedicated to the memory of the victims of the atomic bombing. A tour of the museum will take you back in time to what Hiroshima was like immediately after the bombing. You can learn about the tragedy that took place in Hiroshima in 1945 through exhibits that show the extent of the damage caused by the atomic bomb, which ultimately took the lives of about 140,000 people. The Hall also features a 360-degree panoramic video that recreates the scene of Hiroshima immediately after the bombing.
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At the Hiroshima National Peace Memorial Hall you can learn about the extent of the damage caused by the atomic bomb and the fact that it once took the lives of about 140,000 people in Hiroshima. In the “Remembrance of the Atomic Bomb Victims” area, names and portraits of the dead are displayed, including pictures of people ranging from tiny babies to the elderly. Here you learn how the atomic bomb took their lives and remember all those who fell victim.
- 1-6 Nakajima-cho, Naka Ward, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture, JAPAN
- Tel: 082-543-6271
- March - July: 8:30 - 18:00
August: 8:30 - 19:00 (until 20:00 on August 5th and 6th)
September - November: 8:30 - 18:00
December - February: 8:30 - 17:00
[December-February] 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
- December 30th-31st