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Crowded and Unkept

Initially the monument was well done but unfortunately it has been vandalized and neglected. If... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
Samuel P
Good history

Its good to learn about Kenya history. The only limitation is that the place is crowded especially... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2017
mwas2
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Nairobi, Kenya
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“nice place”
1 Jan 2018
“Would be better without the chaos”
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Tom Mboya is a nice place to be at, but its at a very busy streets of Nairobi a visit on a weekend would be great for you to enjoy the beauty of the Statue.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank japheth0
Reviewed 1 January 2018

If you're going to have a statue put it somewhere pleasant not in a hetic area the street is far too busy even take a picture

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank d_taddei
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

We saw this by chance as we left the Archives, what and inspirational individual who did lots for his country.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank MGRother
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Initially the monument was well done but unfortunately it has been vandalized and neglected. If revived, it can serve as a great reminder of Kenyan history.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Samuel P
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Its good to learn about Kenya history. The only limitation is that the place is crowded especially during the day.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank mwas2
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Tom Mboya Monument is a statue of Tom Mboya along the Moi Avenue about 500 meters from Khoja Mosque in front of Hilton Park on eastern side. It was erected in 2011 in honour of Tom Mboya, a Kenyan minister who was assassinated in 1969,...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Tassaduqhussain51
Reviewed 27 August 2016

I not really know what to say about this place. It is one of the few places in Nairobi city centre where you can actually sit down while waiting for someone. It however gets quite crowded so one has to always be on the look...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Chicitakenia
Reviewed 25 May 2016

This is located on a crowded Moi Avenue. Very historical, Tom Mboya was one of the greatest trade unionist Kenya has ever had. He was killed by a gun man along Moi Avenue. The Statue has been idolized, especially by people from his Luo community...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Nyikuri I
Reviewed 14 March 2016

This statue is located in the Central Business District - close to the National Archives in Nairobi. Obviously Tom Mboya is an important historical/political figure in Kenya, but I am just not sure that this statue is in the right location. The statue itself is...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Neil J
Reviewed 8 January 2016

Flying trash, dust and blaring noises from PAs of like 30 self proclaimed healers, pastors and magicians trying to squeeze the last penny from onlookers. The statue itself is derelict. The place is a sheer nuisance to be and you will be lucky if you...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Crispus M
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