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1 Nakajima-cho Naka-ku, Hiroshima 730-0811, Hiroshima Prefecture
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Reviewed yesterday

So well designed to reflect a peaceful reflection on past Soft and reflecting,so well laid out in such a nice park

Thank peter b
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very nice monument with view both to the flame, the park and the Atomic bomb Dome. Part of the "must" visit in Hiroshima

Thank Søren H
Reviewed 5 days ago

Memorial in the Hiroshima Atomic Bomb Peace Park commemorating those who lost their lives directly and indirectly as a consequence of the atomic Bombing of Hiroshima.

Thank I H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everyone stops in quiet contemplation such is the power of this monument Standing at the centre front all the poignant emblems line up

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you visit Hiroshima you will visit this very moving and touching shrine to those killed and injured on that terrible day the world will never forget and should never do so. Take time to reflect in the beautiful sourrounds close to all the places...More

Thank Darren S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A central feature of Memorial Peace park in Hiroshima that is carefully situated within it . My wife and I spent an afternoon in the park and this was definitely one of the most notable elements. It’s well worth visiting and taking a few moments...More

Thank Adrian W
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Standing at the cenotaph with a view of the Atomic Bomb Dome is quite moving, reminding us that human life is frail and vulnerable. No more nuclear weapons!

Thank maschw01
Reviewed 30 July 2018

It reminded us the sad history. I suppose all tourists should go there to have a look although you might not stay for too long. Not hard to go there.

Thank cpcog
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Situated between the children's peace memorial and the museum this is a lovely monument. Beautifully symmetrical and the flame symbolising the need for world peace. Lovely spot for a photo with the museum in the background.

Thank Aisling L
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Such an intriguing monument with the flame at the other end. Located in the peace gardens so worth a look, bring a hat, if raining an umbrella.

Thank John S
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