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“for some one with a fear of snakes, this was bearable!” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Snake Park

Snake Park
Museum Hill, Nairobi, Kenya
254-20-3742131
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Ranked #30 of 38 Attractions in Nairobi
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Outdoors
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Stockholm, Sweden
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“for some one with a fear of snakes, this was bearable!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013

liked that we could see the smaller snakes not in cages, so i could actually not be so fearful that they would harm us. but the bigger snakes were in the glass houses just slithering away and looking harmless until we saw how big they were! there were lots of varieties to look at and they all looked well fed, thank goodness! they were in so many colours and sizes and some had shed their skins which was a big gross at some point to look at! But it was a fascinating experience to be so close to such dangerous animals and actually have the guts to look at them! but 3 or so cages didn't have any snakes, they should make all of them available so people can see as much as they have paid for.

Visited January 2013
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Atlanta, Georgia
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“Snake Experience”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013

The Snake Park has a collection of different kinds of snakes. There are also some other repetiles that are maintained at the park and are displayed for the public. Each snake has a summary of information including how harmful or harmless and the most common areas to find them. They are quite a sight.

Visited December 2012
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nairobi
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“Cool and fun”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2012

Great place to take your kids. cool snakes to see. much improved since i went there as a kid. they should make it more interactive. maybe a guide to take u around or sell cool snake souveniers

Visited October 2012
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Kampala
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“Amazing creatures”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2012

I am not really a fan of snake but all the same I liked the expereince. There were different kinds of snakes and each has a unique story about it that the guides tell you. They are well informed and ready to help. It is alos easily accessible.

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“Worn out”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2012

The combo ticket with Nairobi Museum results in a really brief sidetrip to a somewhat worn and tired exhibit of snakes. Although always a curiosity, the snakes were not particularly well housed or displayed, and the educational exhibits were lacking. But, as it is just a bit more to add this ticket to the much more impressive National Museum, it is worth the few steps and few minutes to do this.

Visited August 2012
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