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Address: Langata Rd | Mageso Chember, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
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Description: Each boma (homestead) in this cultural village was built using traditional...
Each boma (homestead) in this cultural village was built using traditional specifications of myriad Kenyan tribes; through architecture, crafts, music and dance this village serves to preserve Kenyan culture.
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The first thing to say was that we visited on a weekday, in May, so not the busiest time. The good bit, no the great bit was the dancing. 80 minutes with a short break flew by... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

The first thing to say was that we visited on a weekday, in May, so not the busiest time. The good bit, no the great bit was the dancing. 80 minutes with a short break flew by. Great dancing, music and information. The entrance price was cheap enough and the various guide books on dances, cultures etc were about £2.50... More 

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Linz, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015 via mobile

My son (6) being for the first time in Kenya enjoyed the dances and the acrobatics. Beautiful place to visit.

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Vasa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Nice dance show that covers many different dances and made by professionals BUT not too professional so it felt nice. The exhibition of different village styles and information signs were interesting. The restaurant not impressing but good price.

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

A typical African village scene with huts etc can be seen. Lots of tribal performances and even some acrobatics.

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

They have built a traditional village with huts etc. lot of dance performances and very good acrobatics.

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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

They are some way out of time, and in my opinion only worth visiting if you need to kill some time. However, if you are looking for something to do, then they are worth visiting. You need to allow plenty of time to wander round everywhere as it is a large complex.

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Douala, Cameroon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

The ambience is very positive, then the various dances presented by the then group gave me a chill that this culture is so rich and yet diversified. But was satisfied that they promote on a very professional yet friendly manner.

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new york
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

I'm not sure I was prepared for this. The boma inside is small and dark. Half the space is taken by the calves, the other half is a small "kitchen" with a fire pit and one pot and on either side of the kitchen are sleeping quarters, one for the children up to age two and the other for the... More 

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melbourne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Brilliant afternoons entertainment, all the different tribal dances and some of the most amazing acrobats one will ever see. Beautiful singing and of course the drums just amazing. Also have villages set up to show different housing for each tribe. It was excellent value cost of A $12.

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Nairobi, Kenya
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

No Wildlife, No View, just some Old African huts and African dances, waste of money and time because remember every where you go in Kenya tourists have a Speical Higher Fee$$ :)

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