The atomic bomb exploded at a height of 600m directly above the Shima Hospital located in Saikumachi in Hiroshima City. The original Shima Hospital was built in 1933 as a modern two-floor brick building. It was destroyed in the blast. The plaque explains how the events unfolded on that fateful day.
1-5-25 Otemachi, Naka-ku, Hiroshima City, 730-0051
[By public transportation]
By city train No.2 bound for Hiroden-Miyajima or No.6 bound for Eba from JR Hiroshima Station and get off at "Genbaku dome-mae"station