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Nagasaki Peace Bell, Honolulu

Nagasaki Peace Bell - Honolulu, Hawaii
Nagasaki Peace Bell
647 South Beretania Street, Honolulu, HI 96813Map
+1 877 525 6248(Tourist Information)
Neighborhood: Downtown/Honolulu Harbor
Overview

Located near the intersection of South Beretania and Lauhala Streets in the heart of Honolulu, this bell is a memorial and a symbol of peace. Mounted on the grounds of the Frank F. Fasi Civic Center, it is a replica of the bell of Nagasaki at Urakami Cathedral in Japan. The bell was given to the city of Honolulu from survivors of the atomic bombing at Nagasaki. Furthermore, the memorial consists of simple modern lines, a sundial and is topped with a crane. The Nagasaki Peace Bell is also part of the annual ceremonies that commemorate the atomic bombings and Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

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