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Address: 1-10 Otemachi Naka-ku, Hiroshima 730-0051 , Hiroshima Prefecture
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This skeleton of a building is all that remains in the area where the first...

This skeleton of a building is all that remains in the area where the first atomic bomb exploded on August 6, 1945, and serves as a symbol of both the horrors of atomic war and the hope for world peace.

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You can't miss this if your in Hiroshima

This whole area is worth a reflective look. The Peace Park across the park has many hidden rewards for the thoughtful and keen walker.

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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

This whole area is worth a reflective look. The Peace Park across the park has many hidden rewards for the thoughtful and keen walker.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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The entire Peace Park is pivotal to any Hiroshima visit. It's also a great place to orientate yourself from.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The rememberance of the second world war and the building damaged because of the A bomb is still preserved by this building which is a heritage building now

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Ko Samui, Thailand
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Looking at this dome will melt and saddened your heart.when you look at this place you will see how dangerous are this Bomb pray to god for the lost .We saw a old women there in a book she was taking the signature of every person visiting there not forcing to sign the petion written no to Atomic Bomb.Few books... More 

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Leuven, Belgium
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The A-bomb dome is really a testimony of what happened in Hiroshima in 1945. This is probably the first thing you should visit when you go to Hiroshima for the first time. It's located close to the museum and other interesting monuments. Don't forgot to go see the hypocenter too.

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

To see this amazing building in which everyone was killed when the bomb dropped close by and is now seen as a symbol of peace was incredible. It has a beauty of its own and I'll never forget my visit. Looking at it from across the water I realised that it's reflection offered an almost spiritual view of it, which... More 

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Amazing experience going to see the Atomic Bomb Dome, it is truly incredible and very humbling to see such an important historic site.

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Hard to believe that this structure survived the bombing of Hiroshima. It is quite striking and reminds one of the destruction that humankind can make. All world leaders need to see this up close and personal to remind them of their great responsibilities.

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Austin
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I've read several books on WWII and have seen many films on the subject. May future generations never forget what happened in Hiroshima. "Those who cannot remember the past are condemed to repeat it." Take some time to walk around the park and sit by the river.

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Yigo, Mariana Islands
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This place makes me cry and give me the chills, I cannot just imagined the sufferings of the victims of this terrible event. The ruins is a great reminder that nothing can be gained from war.

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