Hypocenter of Atomic Bombing, Nagasaki

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A statue designed to look like a black column commemorates the victims of one of the world's most violent events at Hypocenter of Atomic Bombing. The surrounding area features relics of buildings impacted by the blast, including the remains of a cathedral wall. After your walk, head over to the onsite museum to see items recovered from the rubble, as well photos showing the aftermath of the bombing. Add Hypocenter of Atomic Bombing and other attractions to your Nagasaki trip itinerary using our Nagasaki road trip planning app .
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  • A stark black monument marks the epicentre of the second atomic bomb dropped on Japan, but is none the less moving for its simplicity. Close by are remains of the catholic cathedral, also destroyed by...  more »
  • And the large park and the monument is located just is. Buildings but there is not very deep emotion is not the place. Near this hypocenter for peace building.
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  • You can walk through this while passing from peace park to atomic bomb museum and spend some time about the bomb drop.  more »

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Across the hills of Nagasaki you'll find a welcome number of places to stay, and a welcome degree of variation between them. Look around the main train station for the greatest number of options, with high-rise blocks containing hotels both basic and luxury. Following the train line both north and south of this central area, guesthouses and hostels crowd around the stations, and clusters of modern hotels mark out popular commercial districts. Rental apartments throughout the city provide a good budget-friendly option for those planning on staying for a little while.
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