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Kenyatta International Conference Center

Harambee Avenue, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
+254 20 2247277
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Harambee Avenue, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
+254 20 2247277
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After entering the Conference Center, buy a ticket to take the elevator (or the stairs if you want exercise) to the 28th floor. Walk up two more flights of stairs to the top of the building (Helipad) for a fabulous 360 degree view of Nairobi....More

Thank Patty M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a historic building in Nairobi, it houses the Kenyan Parliament. It is named after Kenya's first president after independence, Jomo Kenyatta, father of the present Kenyatta. It was designed by a famous Norwegian architect Nøstvik. It was built in the 60s and is...More

Thank TrineH
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kenyatta International Conference Centre is a tourism attraction and a confence hub, It is at the heart of the city centre opposite the Nairobi Governors Office. The just ended Magical Kenya Tourism Expo was held at this venue and tourists both domestic and international were...More

Thank Claire G
Reviewed October 4, 2017

visited last month and it was amazing having a 360 degrees view of the city from a birds eye.it was a nice experience

Thank karugaeddie
Reviewed September 21, 2017

We had an afternoon off so we took an excursion to the roof top and it was a very good way of seing Nairobi the view was priceless.

Thank LisaRamsey1
Reviewed September 20, 2017

Its was great getting to see the country's capital from the rooftop. I am glad that this is the one place one can visit on a weekend and public holidays. The only drawback was going to the rooftop with a DSLR camera was not allowed...More

Thank Samuel P
Reviewed September 18, 2017 via mobile

Took my kids to the top of KICC as part of spending time together. This is open to the public for a fee. The view from the top is amazing and we had a fun time identifying places we could see. This was a good...More

Thank Paul N
Reviewed September 5, 2017

Always remember in Kenya there is usually a price for the locals and a higher one for tourist. I had no problem with this because I know many locals cannot afford to pay what tourist can. The view from KICC is absolutely breathtaking.

Thank Justineisu
Reviewed August 31, 2017 via mobile

The conference centre is a 10 minute walk from the intercom hotel. Great facilities and helpful staff.

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Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

Make sure to bring your passport as that is taken from you before you enter the building and returned as you leave so do not forget as you are not handed a token as a reminder! You pay a small sum at reception and inform...More

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July 14, 2016|
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Response from bnmuchilwa | Reviewed this property |
Hi, it is indeed possible to go to Nairobi city center and return to the airport in good time during this stop over. Going up to the top of this conference center will give you a good view of the city but it should not be... More
July 14, 2016|
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Response from Maxitude | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't prefer going there for such early entry. Unless you wish to hold a conference in future. Rather prefer to visit to Museum or Mamba village ( feeding time at 4pm) and Giraffe center and start back to airport at... More