|3-chome, Otemae, Chuo-ku|
|［ Tanimachi 4-chome ］by Chuo-Line
the exit 1B to the east
| Seimi means physics and chemistry in
In the end of Edo era, the shogunate intended to open the institute of Western studies, or Edo Yosho(Western books) Shirabesyo, but the era of the Meiji Restoration made it move to Osaka.
It was the first, public school in Osaka. A Dutchman named Haratama was invited as a teacher.
It was opened May, in the 2nd year of Meiji, when physics and chemistry were chiefly lectured.
The name of school changed under the reform of the educational system and it was moved to Kyoto in the 22nd year of Meiji and became the old 3rd High School and the Kyoto University.
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The Uemachi-daichi kita course