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“Learn about Kenya!” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Nairobi National Museum

Nairobi National Museum
Book In Advance
$75*
and up
Nairobi City Tour
Ranked #7 of 109 things to do in Nairobi
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: The Nairobi National Museum is the flagship brand for the National Museums of Kenya. Located on Museum Hill, the museum showcases Kenya's rich Heritage with four distinct themes representing Kenya's Culture, Nature, History and Contemporary Art.Other attractions within the compound include the Snake Park and Botanical Gardens as well as a State of the Art Auditorium that occasionally hosts concerts, film shows and other events.Dining and shopping facilities await you after your tour with us in our commercial wing. Enjoy your visit with us at the National Museum.
London, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Learn about Kenya!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

We walked from the Stanley Hotel - not recommended! Take a taxi. Once there the contents were fascinating, well laid out and easy to understand. There is a snake pit, botanical gardens, ethnic entertainment and a restaurant. Well worth a visit.


Visited October 2012
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“MY VISIT TO NAIROBI NATIONAL MUSEUM”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

services offered and scenic beauty of the place plus the wonderful wildlife.At the reception,i receive a warm welcome before being given an experience guide who was not only humorous but also courageous.

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Singapore, Singapore
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“nothing”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2012

the museum has nothing worth seeing. very avg. the ticket is 800 shillings. just two floors and yu finish it less than half hr

Visited October 2012
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Nairobi
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“Great place to unwind”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

Green grass, nice slopping hills, 2 restaurants, great museum, all good reasons why the museum is a great place to hang out.

Visited September 2012
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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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“Snake Park”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2012

Worth going to see the snake park, i found the museum a little boring, but that was mainly because there were lots of school groups who were running around.

Visited October 2012
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