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Ranked #1 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Owner description: The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust (DSWT) Elephant Nursery in Nairobi National Park provides a safe haven to orphaned baby... more » Owner description: The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust (DSWT) Elephant Nursery in Nairobi National Park provides a safe haven to orphaned baby elephants rescued by the DSWT. The Nursery provides the first stage in the hand-rearing and development of milk dependent baby elephants. Once they graduate from the Nursery, aged 2-3 years, the elephants move to one of the DSWT's Reintegration Centres in Tsavo East National Park, from where they will ultimately return to the wild. « less
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Ranked #2 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
Category: National Parks
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Ranked #3 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
Category: Forests
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Ranked #4 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas

If you are in Nairobi, get up close and personal with the giraffes- you can feed them at eye level. The local schools take children here to learn about the animals of their... more »

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Ranked #5 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
Category: Historic Sites
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Ranked #6 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
Category: National Parks; Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Noble black rhinos are the highlight of this amazing park, Kenya’s first national park and a local treasure.
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Ranked #7 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
Category: Art Galleries
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Ranked #8 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
Category: Architectural Buildings
Owner description: The African Heritage House overlooking the Nairobi National Park is described by the Architectural Digest as "an architecture... more » Owner description: The African Heritage House overlooking the Nairobi National Park is described by the Architectural Digest as "an architecture arising from the sere Kenyan plain like an outcropping of earth, a vision of usefulness informed by the African genius for decoration" .Inside one journeys through a spectrum of African textiles, masks, art, artifacts, crafts, books and photographs. Designed by American Alan Donovan, co-founder of the African Heritage, Africa's first Pan African Gallery, the house is a combination of the mud architecture from across Africa. Tours cost a minimum of K. Sh. 3000.00 (about $40) for up to 5 persons and thereafter K. Sh. 500 for each additional person. « less
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Ranked #9 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
Category: Museums
Owner description: The Nairobi National Museum is the flagship brand for the National Museums of Kenya. Located on Museum Hill, the museum... more » Owner description: The Nairobi National Museum is the flagship brand for the National Museums of Kenya. Located on Museum Hill, the museum showcases Kenya's rich Heritage with four distinct themes representing Kenya's Culture, Nature, History and Contemporary Art.Other attractions within the compound include the Snake Park and Botanical Gardens as well as a State of the Art Auditorium that occasionally hosts concerts, film shows and other events.Dining and shopping facilities await you after your tour with us in our commercial wing. Enjoy your visit with us at the National Museum. « less
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Ranked #10 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
Category: Museums

Karen Blixen Museum     Danish author Karen Blixen, best known for penning the book Out of Africa, lived in this house on the outskirts of Nairobi that has now been turned into a... more »

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Ranked #11 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
Category: Convention Centers
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Ranked #13 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
Category: Gardens
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Ranked #14 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
Category: Gardens
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Ranked #15 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
Category: Performances; Specialty Museums
Owner description: Each boma (homestead) in this cultural village was built using traditional specifications of myriad Kenyan tribes; through... more » Owner description: 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. « less
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Ranked #16 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
Category: Mountains; Trails; Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas
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Ranked #17 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
Category: Specialty Museums
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Ranked #18 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Educational Sites; Zoos
East Africa’s largest crocodile farm.
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Ranked #20 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
Category: Movie Theaters
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Ranked #21 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
Category: Art Galleries
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Ranked #22 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
It was set up after the August 7th bomb blast in Nairobi. It used to house the American Embassy in Nairobi
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Ranked #23 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
Category: History Museums; Libraries
This centrally located collection contains historic photographs, Kenyan crafts and paintings.
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Ranked #24 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
Category: Casinos
Owner description: The house of Texas Hold-em - every day cash games.Every Sunday poker tournament with prize fund 200.000 KSH guaranteed. Entry... more » Owner description: The house of Texas Hold-em - every day cash games.Every Sunday poker tournament with prize fund 200.000 KSH guaranteed. Entry 500 KSH.First Saturday of the each month poker tournament with prize fund of 1.000.000 KSH guaranteed! Entry 10.000 KSHOver sixty slot machines with two progressive Jackpots.Great ambiance, complimentary food and drinks. Pick-up, drop-off services.Valet parking. « less
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Ranked #25 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
Category: Hiking Trails
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Ranked #26 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Parks
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Ranked #27 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
Category: Religious Sites
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Ranked #28 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
Category: Malls
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Ranked #29 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
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Ranked #30 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
Category: Neighborhoods
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