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Address: 57-2,57-3 Nakajimacho Naka-ku, Hiroshima 730-0811 , Hiroshima Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 82-504-2390
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Look like a part of some high rise building

Across a busy road from the Peace Memorial Park. There are too many other memorials in the vicinity that render this monument unmemorable.

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 4, 2015
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Malta
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Across a busy road from the Peace Memorial Park. There are too many other memorials in the vicinity that render this monument unmemorable.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Hopeful for the future. The whole park is worth strolling through to absorb the atmosphere. The gates are just one part of the whole complex dedicated to the victims of the bombing of Hiroshima.

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San Francisco, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

If it wasn't for one of the park's maps pointing out the Gates of Peace, I would not have gone to see it. It is directly across the street from the Peace Memorial Museum. On the gates are inscribed the word "peace" in many languages.

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Pyeongtaek, South Korea
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

The Gates of Peace are located just to the east of the Peace Park on the far side of a major highway. Sitting detached from the park they are little visited and seem almost an afterthought. While they are impressive in their own right they are not nearly as moving as the monuments dedicated to the lives lost in the... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

On opposite side of road to Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum. The glass arches with inscription of the word “Peace” in different languages. Pigeons seemed to be guarding the gates on one winter day.

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Tortona, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Positioned at the gate of peace memorial park. A structure consisting of a rectangular array of strings placed in sequence at close range, about 9 feet tall each and aesthetically very beautiful, but the main feature are all those many written on it in almost 50 different languages. Very interesting is to visit it during the day but even more... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Another well defined and sensitive memorial depicting the whole process to peace and the challenges to this city following the first aggressive use of the Nuclear/ Atomic Bomb. Another lasting memory.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Running along Peace Boulevard on the south perimeter of the Peace Park. These ten large gates covered in peace written in 49 languages, were built to mark the 60th anniversary of the bombing. They are best seen at night.

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Akita, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014 via mobile

It was quite something to walk through the gates of peace, seeing all of the different languages that had been used, giving the feeling that peace is wanted from all over the world.

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São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

Totally worth it! Great place, great view, great history. It's just sad all those people blocking the view to take pictures of it instead of just watching it...

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Address: 57-2,57-3 Nakajimacho Naka-ku, Hiroshima 730-0811, Hiroshima Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 82-504-2390
Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Chugoku  >  Hiroshima Prefecture  >  Hiroshima

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