Regarded as one of the finest clan schools in Japan during the Edo period, the school offered an education that focused on Confucian studies and included "bushido" (the way of the warrior), medicine, and astronomy. Also there was the oldest swimming pool in Japan. The members of the Byakkotai were educated at this school, which turned out many talented individuals. Today, it is not just museum, but also contribute to the development of well-rounded individuals as an educational center for local citizens.

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