Genbaku Dome-mae Station

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Atomic Bomb Dome
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Location Ote-machi 1-chome, Naka-ku, Hiroshima
Operated by Hiroshima Electric Railway
Line(s) Hiroden Main Line
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Other information
Station code M10
Opened November 23, 1912
A-Bomb memorial car 651 and 652 at Genbaku Dome-mae in 2006 A-Bomb Memorial Day
Right after the tram left the station to "Honkawa-cho", the tram across "Aioi bridge", and "Atomic Bomb Dome" can be seen on the left (south)

Genbaku Dome-mae (Atomic Bomb Dome) is a Hiroden tram stop on the Hiroden Main Line, located in front of the Hiroshima Peace Memorial in Ote-machi 1-chome, Naka-ku, Hiroshima, Japan.


From Genbaku Dome-mae Station, there are four of Hiroden Streetcar routes.


Main Line
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Kamiya-cho-nishiGenbaku Dome-mae (Atomic Bomb Dome)—Honkawa-cho

Around station[edit]


  • Completion was started on November 23, 1912.
  • Opened as "Yagura-no-shita" on December 8, 1912.
  • Renamed to "Aioi-bashi" in 1929.
  • Service was stopped on June 10, 1944 due to World War II.
  • Service restarted on September 7, 1945 after World War II.
  • Renamed to "Genbaku Dome-mae" on December 16, 1974.

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Coordinates: 34°23′46″N 132°27′15″E / 34.3961°N 132.4541°E / 34.3961; 132.4541