Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum
The main building of Hiroshima's premier museum houses a collection of items salvaged from the aftermath of the atomic bomb. The...
Peace Memorial Park
Hugged by rivers on both sides, Peace Memorial Park is a large, leafy space criss-crossed by walkways and dotted with memorials. Its...
This curved concrete monument houses a list of the names of all the known victims of the atomic bomb. It stands at one end of the pond...
It looks like a shack from the outside – let's call it rustic – and inside there are just a few wooden stools to perch on and a couple...
2-5 Nakajima-chō · interesting places nearby
This low-ceilinged narrow cafe-restaurant near the Peace Memorial Museum is a good place for a coffee or lunch stop after walking around the park. There are a few wooden tables and a solo-diner-friendly long bench. Lunch offerings include a teishoku (set meal) of udon, and there are curries and cakes on the menu.