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“Uhuru Park Nairobi”

Uhuru Gardens Memorial Park
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Nairobi City Walking Tour with Traditional Kenyan Lunch
Nairobi, Kenya
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50 reviews
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“Uhuru Park Nairobi”
Reviewed November 24, 2013

A short distance walk from the City Centre stands the Uhuru park. The place is memmorable as many government cerebrations and political rallies in Kenyan are done there. The flag of the new costituition in Kenya still stands high. A walk in the park which has many trees coupled with a boat ride can be very refreshing. The park has a good site at the top which allows visitors to see very clearly the whole of Nairobi city.

Visited September 2013
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Zaragoza, Spain
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“Perfect for a nice time”
Reviewed October 8, 2013

Is a peaceful and huge park, where you can go to just chill with a friend, walk or even use one of the boats in the lake.

I believe is great to have one free place for families and people where to spend some time for example on Sundays.

Visited February 2013
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“Okay for families to go during the day”
Reviewed July 21, 2013

Nice park for families to go during the day. I am not sure how safe it is for Expats but never heard of anyone amongst my friends getting robbed. however would highly recommend that you go there with minimum money in your pocket and dont carry fancy phones or gadgets.

Visited July 2013
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Bangalore
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“Peaceful place”
Reviewed March 14, 2013

If u get time on busy days for few hrs in nairobi, visit this peaceful park.

On sundays u can also see some street skaters practising and showing their skills.

Visited May 2012
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Toronto, Canada
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“Get the real history of Kenya”
Reviewed February 21, 2013

Uhuru means freedom in Kiswahili. So visiting the "freedom gardens" takes you back to the colonial days. Rich history but nothing much in the park ,,may be just to relax and cool off.

Visited March 2012
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