Hiroshima's Peace Memorial

  • Peace Memorial.
Hiroshima, Japan.
April 3, 2014.
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Hiroshima, Japan.
April 3, 2014.
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Hiroshima, Japan.
April 3, 2014.
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Hiroshima, Japan.
April 3, 2014.
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Hiroshima, Japan.
April 3, 2014.
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Hiroshima, Japan.
April 3, 2014.
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    García, Yael
    006
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  • Peace Memorial.
Hiroshima, Japan.
April 3, 2014.
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    007
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Hiroshima, Japan.
April 3, 2014.
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    García, Yael
    008
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  • Peace Memorial.
Hiroshima, Japan.
April 3, 2014.
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    García, Yael
    009
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  • Peace Memorial.
Hiroshima, Japan.
April 3, 2014.
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    García, Yael
    010
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  • Peace Memorial.
Hiroshima, Japan.
April 3, 2014.
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    García, Yael
    011
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Hiroshima, Japan.
April 3, 2014.
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    García, Yael
    012
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  • Peace Memorial.
Hiroshima, Japan.
April 3, 2014.
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    García, Yael
    013
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  • Peace Memorial.
Hiroshima, Japan.
April 3, 2014.
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    García, Yael
    014
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Hiroshima, Japan.
April 3, 2014.
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    García, Yael
    015
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Hiroshima, Japan.
April 3, 2014.
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    García, Yael
    016
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  • Peace Memorial.
Hiroshima, Japan.
April 3, 2014.
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    García, Yael
    017
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  • Peace Memorial.
Hiroshima, Japan.
April 3, 2014.
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    018
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Hiroshima, Japan.

April 3, 2014.

The building that used to be the It used to be the Hiroshima Prefectural Industrial Promotion Hall. It is now known as the Genbaku Dome (Atomic Bomb Dome). It is the only building left standing near the hypocenter of the explosion of the atomic bomb on August 6, 1945.

After the city reconstruction works started, it was decided that the building should remain in its current form. Afterwards, in 1955, the park around it was inaugurated. Every year, this area is the background for the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Ceremony on august 6th.