Ground Zero, Hiroshima

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  • Address: 1-5-25 Otemachi Naka-ku, Hiroshima 730-0051, Japan
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Time Required: 00:15 Mins
  • Tags: Landmark, Ancient Ruin, Historical Site, Memorial, War Memorial, Family And Kids
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About Ground Zero, Hiroshima

The epicentre of the atomic bombing, the place where the bomb actually landed in Hiroshima is marked by a stone plaque. This marked site is the ‘ground zero’ of the bombing. It is situated a side street behind the A-bomb dome. A humble site, it will make you question the necessity of war.

Ground Zero Information

  • The stone plaque is easy to miss as it is surrounded by commercial buildings. 

How To reach Ground Zero by Public Transport

  • Genbaku Domu-mae tram stop.
  • Heiwa-kinen-koen tram stop.

Restaurants Near Ground Zero

  • Peace Park Cafe Shop

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