Hiroshima Gokoku Shrine

Local name広島護国神社
LocationNaka-ku, Hiroshima, Japan

This large and beautiful Shinto shrine was originally built in 1869 at a different location but just like the rest of Hiroshima, it was destroyed by the atomic bombing in 1945. The shrine was rebuilt within the Hiroshima Castle Park in 1956 and it is dedicated to those who died in the WWII. It holds many religious ceremonies and other events.

Tags ShintoismPlace of WorshipWWIIShrine
Download Download See more

More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hiroshima_Gokoku_Shrine

Official website http://www.h-gokoku.or.jp/

Phone +81 82 221 5590

Address 〒730-0011 広島市中区基町21番2号

Coordinates 34°24'4.397" N 132°27'31.201" E

Sygic Travel - A Travel Guide in Your Pocket

Download for free and plan your trips with ease
Enter your mobile phone number to receive a direct link to download the app:
Or just search for \"Sygic Travel\" in App Store or Google Play.
Sygic Travel Maps The world's first map app tailored for travelers
Use the app Not now