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“Simply Magnificent, Simply Africa!” 4 of 5 stars
Review of African Heritage House

African Heritage House
Mombasa Road, Nairobi, Kenya
254 721 518389
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Ranked #9 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
Type: Architectural Buildings
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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.
Nairobi, Kenya
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“Simply Magnificent, Simply Africa!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

This house simply hosts the beauty of Africa! It’s an attraction for those who love Africa. The owner is a great guide. More time should be spent in each room to fully appreciate its beauty.

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