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Nairobi, an historical capital

From the Railway museum to the Kitangela glass factory, tour around a wide variety of places that will definitely leave a memorable mark to your Nairobi stay.

Want to discover the history side of Nairobi ?


If you are interested in a recount of Kenya’s history, you should stop at the National Archives situated in the City Centre.

You are attracted by Kenya's culture ? Make a top at Bomas of Kenya, a cultural center to get an inside look into the daily routine of a traditional lifestyle and experience the songs and dances of Kenya’s many tribes. 

The National Museum of Kenya tells you about the pre-historic Man in Kenya and shows exhibits of skulls over 2 million years old.


Karen Blixen Museum is a must go if you've watched "Out of Africa", an Oscar winning film based on Karen’s autobiography by the same title. The Karen Blixen Museum provides the most comprehensive insight into the persona of Karen Blixen, as well as a fantastic space for personal reflection in the nature trail.

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