Tekijuku, an Edo-period building that quietly remains in the Kitahama business district, is the site of a cram school opened by Ogata Koan, a Dutch scholar at the end of the Edo period.

More than 1,000 students, including Yukichi Fukuzawa and Masujiro Omura, studied here.

The building is designated as a historic site and an important cultural property, and you can see the rooms where the students slept and studied.


business hours10:00-16:00
business holidayMonday (open if Monday is a national holiday), the day after a national holiday (open if Saturday, Sunday or a national holiday)
feeAdmission 250 yen
residence3-3-8, Kitahama 3-chome, Chuo-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka
telephone number06-6231-1970


Osaka Municipal Subway Yodoyabashi Station, 5 minutes walk from Exit 17

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