The museum continues to spearhead the global movement towards nuclear disarmament and a lasting world peace. The museum is divided into the East Building and the Main Building. In the museum, the history of Hiroshima before and after the bombing is exhibited with pictures, movies and displays. Also, there are some items that convey the devastation caused by the atomic bomb. In spring, the Peace Park is covered with cherry blossoms.
1-2 Nakajima-cho, Naka-ku, Hiroshima-shi 730-0811
Opening Hour :
8:30 a.m.-18:00 p.m. (March-July) 8:30 a.m.-19:00 p.m. (August) 8:30 a.m.-18:00 p.m. (September-November) 8:30 a.m.-17:00 p.m. (December-February) Entrance is limited for 30 minutes before the closed time.
Approx. 25 min. from Hiroshima IC of Sanyo Expressway
[By public transportation]
1 Approx.15 min. by tram bound for Eba and Miyajimaguchi from JR Hiroshima Station South and get off at "Genbaku Domu-mae"tram stop
2 Approx.20 min. by tram bound for Yoshijima from JR Hiroshima Station South and get off at "Heiwa-kinen-koen"tram stop
Adults: 200 yen (30 adults or more: 160 yen). High school students: 100 yen (20 students or more: free). Junior high school students and younger: free