The Futamurayama Observatory sits atop a small Mountain the city of Toyoake and it is the highest point in the city, at an altitude of 71.8 meters. O observatory offers a 360 degree view in all directions, where couples eagerly await the weekend to enjoy this beautiful night view of the city at the Futumurayama Observatory.
The Futumurayama Observatory is 13.5 meters high and was built in 1971, renovated for the first time in April 1990 and in 2007 the facility was renovated with subsidies from province Aichi, such as expenses for tourist facilities.
There is an external parking light for the observatory, which is about 200 m long, but the stairs of the observatory are completely dark so for those who come at night it is recommended to bring a flashlight.
It was formerly known as Mt. Okebama (400 years ago). It is said that Yoshimoto Imagawa's main headquarters was placed in Futamurayama, at the time of the battle between Oke Nobunaga and Yoshimasa Imagawa.
Many people say they saw spirits or ghosts in the dark (at night) at the Futamurayama Observatory. There are some urban legends related to the Futamurayama Observatory.
Night: Without lighting it is necessary to take a flashlight.
Aichi-ken Toyoake-shi Kutsukake-cho Saraikekami