Hiroshima Peace Volunteers

Hiroshima Peace Volunteers offer guided tours in the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum as well as in around the Peace Memorial Park.


Conditions of guided tours

Category Conditions of guided tours Reservations

Applying on the day of visit

Guided tours in the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum 10 Not accepted

Please confirm availability at the Information counter on the 1st floor of the East Building of the Museum.

(Tours may not be available depending on the guides’ availability or the congestion of the Museum.)

Hours of acceptance: 10:30-14:30

Guided tours in and around the Peace Memorial Park 15

Accepted from one year prior to the date requested and up to one week prior to the requested date.



Length of guided tours

1 to 1.5 hours


Dates and hours of availability

January 1 – December 29, 10:30 – 15:30


Note: Guided tours may be not available from January 1 to 3 and December 29. For more information, please contact the Museum by phone.




Note: Admission to the Museum requires payment.



Please make reservations by phone, fax, or email.

Note: Please kindly understand that whether reservations can be accepted depends on the availability of the volunteers.



●The Museum also has a few volunteers capable of guiding visitors in English. Please consult the Museum for availability.


●If you request tour on the day of visit, it starts immediately after acceptance at the Information counter. Please kindly understand that requests for any other starting time cannot be made.


●Guided tours may have to be canceled due to adverse conditions such as an approaching typhoon or an earthquake, or cessation of public transportations, which make it impossible for volunteers to provide guide services. In such cases, the Museum will inform the client of the cancellation as soon as possible. However, please kindly understand that the Museum may not be able to reach the client due to the communication disability.


Contact information

Outreach Division

TEL 082-541-5544 (Reception: 9am to 5pm, 1st of Jan. to 29th of Dec.)

FAX 082-247-2464