Ryukyu Culture Site of the Month
Nakamura House Pictures
The Nakamura house is a typical style of a rich farmer's residence of the time. The
basic structural method dates back to the house found in mainland Japan between the
Kamakura and Muromachi periods (1185-1572). The house was originally of thatched
roof and it was not until the time of the 7th generation when it was re roofed using the
United Ryukyu Kempo Alliance