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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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Perfect for dates!

Now, I'm writing this review for the type of people that are going on dates. I took my girlfriend here once and it was pretty amazing. It's not crazy all-up-in-your-face fun, but... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 31, 2015
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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Now, I'm writing this review for the type of people that are going on dates. I took my girlfriend here once and it was pretty amazing. It's not crazy all-up-in-your-face fun, but rather more tranquil and chill. It provides a place where you can actually really talk to someone and get to know them. The huts aren't like super amazing!... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

this is showcase of Kenyas culture in a miniature, and it gives you the feel and the picture of the cultures of Kenya numbering to more that 42 tribes in one location, but i would still recommend you make a date to visit the real cultures on the ground for real and upto date experience.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

This depicts more on the different tribes of Kenya with replica of traditional homesteads and a concluding dance from the different tribes of Kenya.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

It's good to see a country trying to preserve its culture and history. Take a short walking tour and you'll be able to learn about different tribes and their lifestyles. After that, go to the auditorium and experience a vivid music/dance/theater show.

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Oklahoma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

This is a walking tour of the Tribal architecture of the different areas throughout Kenya. It is only about a two hour tour at most,and very redundant.... The auditorium show had demonstration dancing from and related to the Tribal tour on the grounds. it was mostly entertaining..... but amature dancers at best .

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Bomas of Kenya is the place to spend a weekend with friends or family. Different cultural dances performed by various tribes in Kenya are very entertaining as well as the acrobatic shows.The homesteads referred to as"bomas" are also very interesting to visitors who have not lived village life in Kenya.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

The buildings are interesting and show you a variety of ways people have lived in Kenya, and maybe still do. Go early so you can at least walk through the villages. The real high point is the music, dancing, and acrobatics show. When we went it was totally crazy though with crowds. They allowed thousands more people than should have... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

I liked this outdoor museum a lot. However It gets somewhat trivial to hear about dances, rituals and building styles that to a foreigner seem quite alike. This is why I prefer to walk around without a guide. Many fascinating dances. Some of the dancers seemed a bit tired all three times I was there. I wasn't sure their working... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

My Mexican friend loves African Music and Dance so I took her to the Bomas of Kenya for both. The music echo across the green wooded area as we approach the 3000 seat round, thatch roofed amphitheater. As we were led to our seats we passed hundreds of Kenyan school children ages 6 all the way to 18 year. Many... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Great value for money. The Dancers and musicians were Brilliant. really enjoyed the re constructed villages. wonderful to walk through the different houses according to tribe. a great afternoon spent there.

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