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“the uhuru park” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Central Park

Central Park
Kenyatta Avenue, Nairobi 00200, Kenya (Nairobi Central Business District)
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Ranked #34 of 43 Attractions in Nairobi
Type: Parks
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Lagos, Nigeria
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
“the uhuru park”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2012

visited this park and it is a nice place to chill out. it's somewhat in the central area and walking distance to major places and restaurants.

Visited April 2012
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“Good Place to Get Robbed”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2012

The park was nice, but the vendor tried to keep our money when we bought a soda. Don't go here at night if you value your wallet, or your life.

Visited February 2012
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Västra Götaland
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“Good - but not better than that...”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2012

It was nice to sit there and eat, in the shadow under a tree... and many locals do that aswell! You had a nice view to the city, and there were some activities arranged in the park aswell. but you should be prepared, that as a tourist in central park, you'll get a LOT of attention, and many people staring... didn't bother us too much though; not as much as the ants in the grass, which we didn't notice until after sitting there for 20 minutes... and, watch out - to get there, you'll have to cross the highway. It's usually not a problem, since there is traffic stockings all the time, but make sure to walk together with some locals, otherwise you'll get smashed... driving in africa is interesting!

Visited July 2011
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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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“chillax in the park”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2011

This is a great park to chill our in under the trees while have adrink from one of the vendors but i wouldnt venture hear after dark....like many places its common sence

Visited December 2011
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“I would avoid it”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2011

I do not think that it is worth the time and effort. Plus, my hotel in Nairobi told me to avoid the area at night

Visited October 2011
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