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Memorial Steeple

Nakajimacho Naka-ku, Hiroshima 730-0811, Hiroshima Prefecture
+81 82-504-2390
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A place to offer prayers

Around the time that we were able to see this place., there were elderly ladies sharing their... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Shirleymagne O
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Small place with big meaning

This is where the ashes and remains of many of the victims of the atomic bomb have been interred... read more

Reviewed June 14, 2017
dixiepeach
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“peace park” (2 reviews)
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Nakajimacho Naka-ku, Hiroshima 730-0811, Hiroshima Prefecture
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+81 82-504-2390

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Around the time that we were able to see this place., there were elderly ladies sharing their stories about the bombing., the victims and the hardship that followed. We also offered a prayers following what they did and stayed a while to appreciate it. I...More

Thank Shirleymagne O
Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

This is where the ashes and remains of many of the victims of the atomic bomb have been interred. It is a solemn site.

Thank dixiepeach
Reviewed April 4, 2017

While visiting the Peace Memorial Park be sure to walk through the grounds and make an offering to the many who lost their lives.

Thank nonukes17
Reviewed October 17, 2016

Surrounded by trees you can easily walk past but the story behind brings many people to the area so that some closure for families occurs . Due to the need for immediate burial after the bomb this area is peaceful and respectful of the people...More

Thank holidaytraveller101
Reviewed July 8, 2016

Even thought I have been to Hiroshima Peace Park before, I couldn't remember for the life of me what this was for. After reading the sign again, and finding out there are many people buried here I thought that this was a nice memorial to...More

Thank Korinirin
Reviewed June 26, 2016

I actually found this quite depressing to gave upon. So sad. I felt weird taking a photo of what are ashes of victims.

Thank marlaher
Reviewed June 24, 2016

Totally hidden, I had to google map it in the memorial area to find it, but utterly eerily and brings together the magnitude and heritage of hiroshima. Close by is the Korean Memorial

Thank Lucky C
Reviewed June 21, 2016

Was constructed by the cremated bodies of the victims that passed away from the atomic bomb..I said a little prayer as I passed this little steeple..in the same park as the Peace Museum

Thank Marta E
Reviewed June 6, 2016

One of the less obvious memorials at the Peace Park, used to entomb the ashes of some of the thousands who did.

Thank Escape-overseas
Reviewed April 3, 2016

Containing the ashes of unidentified victims, it's unfortunate that it now sits next to the smoky parked tour buses.

Thank mrdom
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