Hiroshima is a treasure-trove of historical buildings and locations. Whether it is the old Edo period towns and dwellings in Mitarai, Tomonoura and Takehara, or the surviving remains from the atomic bomb in 1945, you can trace every aspect of Hiroshima’s history through its buildings.
Shrines & Temples
The most famous shrine in Hiroshima is the Itsukushima shrine, and some other shrines, temples and a Five-storied Pagoda are also around there. There are some old shrines and temples in countryside of Hiroshima and some had been built by the daimyo in medieval times.