9 Sights in Hiroshima, Japan (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in Hiroshima, Japan. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 9 sights are available in Hiroshima, Japan.

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1. 袋町小学校 平和資料館

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袋町小学校 平和資料館 Kiyokun at English Wikipedia / Public domain

The Fukuromachi Elementary School Peace Museum is a peace museum in Fukuromachi, Naka-ku, Hiroshima, Japan. The school was one of the closest schools to ground zero when the atomic bomb fell on August 6, 1945. They lost about 160 students and teachers and the building was heavily damaged. After a few days, the school became a first aid station, and its black burned wall became a message board to find missing people. The Peace Museum is the section of the school building with the basement of the former Municipal Fukuromachi Elementary School in Hiroshima. The school is keeping it as a relic of the atomic explosion, to foster peace, and to send their information to the world.

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2. 広島城

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Hiroshima Castle , sometimes called Carp Castle , is a castle in Hiroshima, Japan that was the home of the daimyō of the Hiroshima han (fief). The castle was originally constructed in the 1590s, but was destroyed by the atomic bombing on August 6, 1945. The castle was rebuilt in 1958, a replica of the original that now serves as a museum of Hiroshima's history before World War II.

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3. 原爆供養塔

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原爆供養塔 コンピュータが読み取れる情報は提供されていませんが、Fg2だと推定されます(著作権の主張に基づく) / Public domain

Atomic Bomb Sacrifice Tower (Atomic Bomb Sacrifice Tower) is located in Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture. Built on August 5, 1955 (30 years of Showa). Sakata Huifu, who designed and built Sakata Stone Shop. This is in front of the stone fence on the front of the support tower, with its name engraved.

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4. 爆心地

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爆心地 Micha L. Rieser / Attribution

The hypocenter is the center of the explosion of nuclear weapons such as atomic bombs in a narrow sense. In the broad sense, it refers to the center of the explosion of a powerful bomb. In addition, the location of a major incident, a major trend and social phenomena, and the place of social phenomena are sometimes called hypocenter.

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5. 原爆の子の像

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The Children's Peace Monument is a monument for peace to commemorate Sadako Sasaki and the thousands of child victims of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima. This monument is located in Hiroshima, Japan. Sadako Sasaki, a young girl, died of leukemia from radiation of the atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima on 6 August 1945.

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6. 妙風寺

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Myoufuji is a temple of the Nichiren sect in Higashi -Shirashima -cho, Naka -ku, Hiroshima -shi, Hiroshima. The mountains are Shirashima Mt. The former Motoyama is Omotoyama Motokuniji (Rokujo Gate). The Kiyomasa Festival of Myofuji Temple was considered to be the Hiroshima Three Great Festival before the war.

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7. 平和の門

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平和の門 Ryan Cragun / Public domain

The Gates of Peace (English: Les Portes de la Paix, France) is a public art located beside Peace Avenue in Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture. It was made and donated in 2005 to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the atomic bombing.

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8. 原爆死没者慰霊碑

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原爆死没者慰霊碑 コンピュータが読み取れる情報は提供されていませんが、Mikeoだと推定されます(著作権の主張に基づく) / Public domain

The memorial tablet for the victims of atomic bombing is a memorial tablet set up in Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture. The official name is Hiroshima Peace City Monument.

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9. 龍蔵院

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Ryuzoin is a temple of the Koyasan Shingon sect located in Ushida Higashi 3rd chome, Higashi -ku, Hiroshima -shi, Hiroshima. Hiroshima Shin Shikoku 88th Sacred Ground 26. Also with Ushida San Ryukoin.

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Disclaimer Please be aware of your surroundings and do not enter private property. We are not liable for any damages that occur during the tours.

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