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Honkawa Peace Museum

1-5-39 Honkawacho, Naka-ku, Hiroshima 730-0802, Hiroshima Prefecture
+81 82-232-3431
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Did I miss anything?

As an old school building that survived the atomic bomb that exploded nearby the historical... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2015
JesLon
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Valladolid, Spain
The bomb atrocities in Education

This is where the memories of how an atomic bomb capable of destroying and killing those who are... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2015
Jack F
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Bandung, Indonesia
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26 Aug 2015
“Did I miss anything?”
13 Jun 2015
“The bomb atrocities in Education”
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1-5-39 Honkawacho, Naka-ku, Hiroshima 730-0802, Hiroshima Prefecture
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+81 82-232-3431
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Reviewed 26 August 2015

As an old school building that survived the atomic bomb that exploded nearby the historical importance is unquestionable. It shows the cruelty of the bomb, as it killed most of the students that were hiding here looking for protection from the air raid. Nevertheless there...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2015

This is where the memories of how an atomic bomb capable of destroying and killing those who are digging in their school education. Located not too far from the position of an atomic bomb explodes. Highly recommended for a visit. Many lessons can be learned...More

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Reviewed 2 May 2015

Over 400 children died in this old school building turned peace museum. You enter through an active school yard's courtyard, sign in at the front office and receive a visitor's badge. You make you way over to the old structure and head down the stairs...More

6  Thank Emily L
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Reviewed 20 April 2015

This is an old school building turned into a museum. It is situated in an operating school, so it feels a little strange going into the school grounds. From the atomic dome, it's a short walk across the bridge to the school. Walk around and...More

3  Thank David M
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Reviewed 22 February 2015

It was a short walk from streetcar Honkawa-cho stop. The school entrance gate was wide opened and it was easy to miss the sign “Honkawa Peace Museum”. Definitely worth a visit. Remnants of destruction of ancient school were captured at the basement. Walls were scorched...More

2  Thank GGHolliday
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Reviewed 27 December 2013

Absolutely everyone should visit this museum when visiting Hiroshima. Make it a priority. At 50 yen, it's practically free.

2  Thank lxb260
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