Hiroshima is a city on which an atomic bomb was dropped.
Hiroshima is a city with many memorials for the lives lost.
Hiroshima is a city which continually seeks peace.
Everyone, look at Hiroshima's path over the last century.
Distant memories, bitter remorse and alarm at an age past.
Everyone, please, look at what the atomic bomb brought.
Suffering pain, anger, and apprehension toward an uncertain future.....
Hiroshima in this nuclear age, will continue holding high the flame of hope.
The East Building shows a history of Hiroshima before and after the bombing. Hiroshima before and after the bombing on the first floor, restoration of the city on the second, and the present situation of world nuclear weapons and peace involvement of the city on the third are exhibited.
|++1st floor++||++2nd floor++|
|Hiroshima before the A-bombing||War, the A-bomb and the people of Hiroshima|
|The reasons why Hiroshima was chosen||++3rd floor++|
|The destruction Hiroshima||The nuclear age|
|The Hiroshima bomb|
The West Building exhibits articles left by the victims, A-bomb-exposed materials such as melted roof tiles, and pictures of the horrible disaster. It plays a role of delivering the reality of the damage. Photographs without any explanations are offered from the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum.
<Caution> In the West Building of the Museum, photos of the tragedies caused by the bombing are displayed.
|The Devastated city||Damage by the Heat Rays|
|The Basic Principle of the Atomic Bomb||Damage by the Blast|
|Materials Exposed to the A-bomb||Damage due to High-temperature Fires|
|Damage due to the Atomic-bomb||Damage of Radiation|
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