The Memorial Cathedral for World Peace was built as a memorial for the victims of the atomic bomb and a symbol of friendship and peace around the world, and is designated as an important cultural property of Japan. Let’s quietly ease our hearts and pray for world peace.
In addition, the scenic spot Shukkeien is a garden of the Hiroshima Asano family’s villa, and it fascinates visitors beautifully throughout the four seasons.
Guide organization name/representative name
Tourism Assistant Hiroshima
Introduction of guide implementation organizations
It is a volunteer organization that is voluntarily managed by people who sincerely love Hiroshima, and has been guiding Shukkeien and Peace Memorial Park since its inception in May 2002.
Contact phone number
TEL 090-1688-4932 or 090-2297-5305 (9:30 ~ 16:30 excluding Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays)
The total distance of the course
Approx. 3 km
Fourth Saturday of even-numbered months (*However, in the case of application for 5 or more people, we can respond to the desired date and time if the guide is convenient)
Approx. 2 hours 30 minutes
JR Hiroshima Station South Exit 1F in front of the ticket gate General Information Center
Where to break up
Shukkeien Garden (after walking)
20 people (minimum number of participants 5)
500 yen per person (including insurance premiums and materials)
This is the first place to push!
When you enter the Important Cultural Property “Peace Memorial Cathedral”, you will suddenly forget everyday life and heal your heart. Also, the scenic spot “Shukkeien” that you visit last will make you forget the passage of time beautifully throughout the four seasons.
As a general rule, it is necessary to apply at least one week in advance.