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Address: Matsuyamamachi, Nagasaki 850-0001, Nagasaki Prefecture
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Statue in the Park

This may be the main statue in the Peace Park (due to it's massive size) but it wasn't the only thing to see there. It is a nice sentiment, and a good work of art.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 21 August 2016
Korinirin
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Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan

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Hobart, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very large, very commanding position and full of meaning and significance. Situated at the end past the central fountain, it is quite magnificent.

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Mollymook NSW
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the main memorial in the Peace Park and well worth seeing. Saw local Japanese children singing hymns under it. Very moving.

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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very nice place to go the memorial is in excellent taste .There is esculators to get to eat ,lots of tourist go there so try to go early

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing place to see. Unique, if you are going to Nagazaki. Do not miss, it's a humanity place. Remind us how we should be for each other...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

The massive Peace Statue was erected in memory and as a symbol of world peace to commemorate the atomic bombing of Nagasaki on August 9th 1945. The park is high up and can be accessed from the road by escalator. The main plaza is huge and leads you to the peace fountain, look back to the main statue for a... More 

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Thank Datchet
Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

This may be the main statue in the Peace Park (due to it's massive size) but it wasn't the only thing to see there. It is a nice sentiment, and a good work of art.

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Thank Korinirin
Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

The statue is very large and quite imposing. One hand is pointing up to the sky from where the bomb came from. A very good reminder that we should never forget what happened here in Nagasaki in 1945.

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Yona, Mariana Islands
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

I like the park over all. The statue has meaning but the park pulls it all together. It is a nice piece of artwork that should be visited.

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Yulara, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2016

This one is hard to miss near the park and museums. There are huts nearby with thousands of paper cranes. It is clear that this moment in history is not to be forgotten and it serves as a memorial to the victims.

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2016

The Nakasaki Peace Park with all its statues, trees and plants is an excellent attraction but this statue alone is pretty ordinary. A case of the whole being worth much more than the individual parts.

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