Articles for the theme Museums and Galleries in Hiroshima


Village Glass

The glass village

Forget the dark and smelly workshops of master glassmakers! Here, the molten sand takes shape in a Disney-worthy setting.



In medieval Japan, each province was ruled by a feudal lord, or daimyo. At the end of the sixteenth century, these leaders were seized by madness and many of them built magnificent castles.

Museum Hiroshima Peace

Peace Memorial Museum

How to face the inhumanity? How to accept the horror and overcome the past?  Like a migraine, these eternal questions remain.  Why?

Hiroshima Museum of Contemporary Art

Museum of Contemporary Art

Breathing legacy, peace, and the celebration of the present. The golden rule of Hiroshima? Maybe. But it sure is at the Museum of Contemporary Art.