Enjoy the 360-degree panoramic view from the glass-walled observatory at 240 m above sea level,
with the Sarobetsu Plain to the south, Rishiri and Rebun to the west, and Sakhalin to the north.
The facility also includes a local museum area displaying materials related to Wakkanai and Soya's history.
- Founding Centennial Tower ・Northern Memorial Museum
- Approx. 10 min by car from JR Wakkanai Sta.
◎ Open 9:00–17:00 from Apr. 29 to Oct. 31(late-night opening from June to Sept.)
◎ Tel. 0162-24-4019
◎ Admission fees: Elementary and junior-high school students ¥200; High-school age and over, ¥400
Group discounts (groups of 20 or more): Elementary and junior-high school students ¥160;
High-school age and over, ¥320