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. It 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

Meeting date
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 available)

Time required
Approx. 2 hours 30 minutes

Meeting time

Meeting place
JR Hiroshima Station South Exit 1F in front of the ticket gate General Information Center

Dismissing time
12 o'clock

Dismissing place
Shukkeien Garden (after visiting)

20 people (minimum number of participants 5)

Participation fee
500 yen per person (including insurance premiums and materials)

This is why this tour is nice !
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.

Application deadline
As a general rule, it is necessary to apply at least one week in advance.

Spots to visit

1. Enkobashi
2. Shugyoku Inari Shrine
3. Daiya's nose
4. Kyobashi
5. Memorial Cathedral for World Peace
6. Noboricho Junior High School
7. Shukkeien

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