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Another place for remembrance and contemplation.

One of many memorials among the monuments of the park, the figure holds a lotus flower, as a symbol... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2016
Stevenage, United Kingdom
not a great monument

As with many monuments it the history which is important rather than the symbol used to represent... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2015
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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6 Jun 2016
“Another place for remembrance and contemplation.”
11 Nov 2015
“not a great monument”
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1 Nakajimacho Naka-ku, Hiroshima 730-0811, Hiroshima Prefecture
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Reviewed 6 June 2016

One of many memorials among the monuments of the park, the figure holds a lotus flower, as a symbol of peace.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Escape-overseas
Reviewed 11 November 2015

As with many monuments it the history which is important rather than the symbol used to represent it - this one is not that good and rather tucked away in the peace park - ok for a photo but you need to understand and know...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed 19 November 2014

As one wanders through the Peace Park, there are many pointers to the desirability of peace, and this small statue is a traditional nod to the goddess of peace, Kannon. While the monument is fitting, I can't help thinking that a larger, more impressive statue...More

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank 426philliph
Reviewed 2 September 2014

The Figure of the merciful Goddess of Peace (Kannon), this is another of the many memorials of the massacre of 1945 place within the peace park in Hiroshima. I do not believe this is among the most beautiful I've seen but undoubtedly this is to...More

Date of experience: May 2014
Thank Magellano81
Reviewed 11 May 2014

Whilst I know the northern end of Honshu very well , I decided to go via the Shinkansen to Hiroshima . We all learned about Hiroshima at college , but to be there is another thing . I could not believe the tranquility there ,...More

Date of experience: October 2013
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