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Very nice old house

No much to see, only an old house of a rich farmer, in very good shape. The best, I guess, was... read more

Reviewed 28 December 2016
Keller C
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Well worth the time

A 500 year old house in excellent shape that does a good job of showing how life was lived. Good... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2016
Dennis C
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106 Ogusuku, Kitanakagusuku-son, Nakagami-gun 901-2314, Okinawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 12 September 2018

Went to Nakagusuku Castle then headed back up the road 500m to see this attraction. We were not disappointed. It's a lovely little house with outbuildings and a garden with a wide variety of plants and trees. Not a lot of displays but the house...More

1  Thank JonG88
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

A small traditional Japanese house, it would take you about 45 Mins to finish the tour there including reading the signs. It was not bad even tho it’s small. With the entrance ticket, u can get a cup of tea and a small plate of...More

2  Thank Jessica W
Reviewed 27 November 2017

The parking is a little bit of a hassle, but I parked just past the location to the left where there was a big open parking lot and walked up. You pay for entry at a little omiyage-type shop (huge pond with koi right outside,...More

2  Thank dorifuta
Reviewed 15 October 2017

If you want a glimpse of traditional Okinawa homes then this is a must see. Small place but if you take your time and see all the details you can make a trip out of it. At the end of see the house I went...More

1  Thank Nessa T
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Very small historical home and well worth visiting. Remember to remove your shoes once you enter the home. The signs requesting this are very small. The staff is great and we enjoyed the free tea and brown sugar candy after our walkthrough.

Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

No much to see, only an old house of a rich farmer, in very good shape. The best, I guess, was getting free tea and brown sugar jelly on the gift shop, such nice people!

Thank Keller C
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

A 500 year old house in excellent shape that does a good job of showing how life was lived. Good English support with a very nice gift shop and friendly staff. Fish pond for kids to feed the fish and turtle. Quite expansive and everything...More

Thank Dennis C
Reviewed 6 April 2016

It's amazing that anything survived the bombing of Okinawa so this little gem is even more special for having stood for so long. It is set in a lovely garden, with trees around to help protect from typhoons, and various flowers. The insides have been...More

Thank Sonnypest
Reviewed 28 March 2016

It is an amazing home. The natural surroundings assisted greatly in the preservation of this Okinawan gem. The perfect location to see first hand what early life on Okinawa was like. It is a perfect location for photos of the family and truly amazing cultural...More

Thank Boxcar37
Reviewed 30 April 2015 via mobile

The sturdy trees have protected this farmstead from the elements. Walking distance to the Nakamura castle. The road has a side walk, art pieces, fire station and flowers along the way. I felt safe doing this walk with my three year old. Very friendly and...More

1  Thank Seasluggie
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