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LOCATION
Lang'ata Road, Nairobi, Kenya
Nairobi Central Business District
Ways to Experience Uhuru Gardens Memorial Park
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It is open to the public and anyone who is visiting Nairob's CBD can easily walk to the park.It is also a good place during Weekends since lots of local people spare time there, and is a niceexperience to be engaged in the local culture.

Thank asaa_roman
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Its a big park close to CBD. It comes to life on weekends with kids and families. There is a self peddling boat ride on a small pond located in the park. There are several rides and inflatable slides available for kids

Thank Sunil G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a must go on a Sunday when the families are out having family day its a hive of activity with some thing for all and food stalls as well.

Thank Diane G
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Uhuru Gardens are really great .That is the best place to be if you need fresh air and chilly environment with natural grass.

Thank kpkenkat
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

Full of bustle and energy. Stalls, people lolling about, boats on the lake, toilets you can smell before you see, lots of energy and activity. Being opposite parliament it is an important place for announcements to the people of Nairobi and worth experiencing.

1  Thank Diane G
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

This is the only peaceful place in the chaotic city worth a visit. Museum nearby the park is split in two my a busy road

Thank d_taddei
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

The Gardens are lovely and stretch out for kilometres - think Central Park in New York. There are attractions like a small amusement park and local families go to the park on the weekend with their children to enjoy the green spaces.

Thank Judith D
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

a vast stretch of land in central nairobi. i passed by this park on my way to works quite frequently. very popular among locals and tourists alike

Thank vinit2001
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

If optimised, this is one place that can serve as a great place to hang out or even have events. Its however somehow neglected in my opinion.

Thank Samuel P
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Just visited the park on Sunday before flying back to the US! Had a great time at the carnival and loved watching people ride the camels, horses and paddleboat in the water. Definitely a huge park that is filled with many possibilities! Vendors are heavily...More

Thank Kate G
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Ruth I
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Response from pp_kuriakose53 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, when you reaches Nairobi, heck with local tourist assistance OR Bus company to find out, this is a vague question which can not be answered by a visitor, after passing time, things changes fast, there is nothing free... More
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