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Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park

Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken Japan

August 2013

Korean A-bomb Victims Memorial Ceremony

August 5, 2013 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken Japan
Free

The day before the main ceremony commemorating the anniversary of the Hiroshima bombing, a smaller ceremony is held to remember the thousands of Koreans that died in the bombing. Held at the Monument in Memory of the Korean Victims of the A-bomb to the west of the Children's Peace Monument.  

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May 2019

Skate World

May 3, 2019
Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken Japan
Free

Free community skate park at the Flower Festival right behind the main Carnation Stage, next to the river at the west end of Heiwa Bridge that offers far less generic music than the usual Flower Festival fare. Show up early in the day if you'd like your kids to have a crack at skating before the big kids take over. Live bands and DJs throughout the day. Skate competition on May 5. You can read a nice account by an…

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August 2020

Look Up Art Action

August 5, 2020 @ 7:50 am - 8:25 am
Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken Japan
Free

This "art action", held every year since 2013, aims to "transform the target" by focusing on the perspective of the people in Hiroshima's city center who were going about the daily morning activities on August 6, 1945 assembling volunteers on the "T-bridge" which served as the target at which the crew of the Eleanor Gay aimed. At 08:15, the time of the A-bomb's detonation, participants look up in the direction from which the pika, holding their gaze for 10 minutes.…

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