|Cheapo Article:||Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park and Museum|
|Related Events:||Hiroshima Flower Festival|
|Address:||1 Nakajima-cho, Naka-ku, Hiroshima, 730-0811 [map]|
|Hours:||24 hours a day, 7 days a week|
This park was once the centre of downtown Hiroshima, until the atomic bombing of August 6th, 1945 left the area flattened. The site was rebuilt as a public park with a number of monuments commemorating the victims of the bombing, and appealing for world peace.