Honkawa Elementary School Peace Museum

Honkawa Elementary School Peace Museum
 Aki
Aki
South West of Hiroshima

Honkawa Elementary School is situated 410m away from the hypocenter of the atomic bomb. Most of the building has been renovated, however, the certain remains of the original building including the basement has been preserved and currently forms part of the Peace Museum. The school was featured in a manga novel called "Hadashi-no-Gen" drawn by Keiji Nakazawa who studied at Honkawa Elementary School.

INFORMATION

Address :
1-5-39 Honkawa-cho, Naka-ku, Hiroshima-shi 730-0802
Phone :
+81-(0)82-232-3431
Opening Hour :
8:30~17:00
Please apply for Honkawa Elementary School on the weekdays except for the vacation.
Access :
[By public transportation]
Approx.1 min. on foot from "Honkawa-cho" city train station

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