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Giraffe Centre

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Duma Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 20 8070804
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It is a place that seeks to secure our environment. Our main work is to carry out environment conserving initiatives. The care for giraffes that are endangered is one of the conservation activities that we do.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Duma Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 20 8070804
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Reviewed yesterday

Visited the Giraffe Centre thinking it was a sanctuary but it felt like a crowded petting zoo. There were some educational displays but I only spent 30 minutes there in total.

Thank Cdn_Grl_Wanderluster
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A conservation program to save the endangered Rothschild Giraffe. You get to feed them and learn of their breeding & reintroduction program started back in the 1970's. I was lucky enough (or so I was told) to warrant a kiss from one of them. Interesting...More

Thank Ruggers67
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great to see a species at risk of dying out being encouraged to increase in numbers. Getting close to the giraffes and feeding from a platform was great, but watch as they can get snappy if you remove your attention/food tidbit. A short presentation on...More

Thank ShonaMargaret
Reviewed 2 days ago

Non resident adult 1000 Ksh. Very busy place. You can learn about the different kinds of giraffes. They breed the giraffes and then they are set into different parks. There are regular information sessions throughout the day. It is possible to feed the giraffes and...More

Thank Kathamed
Reviewed 3 days ago

Lots of little kids. Giraffes are in an enclosure. Not very exciting compared to our walking safari - the real deal!

Thank barbaracu
Reviewed 3 days ago

Wonderful place to visit giraffes in a pleasant environment! The staff are helpful and will offer advice, assist you with feeding the giraffes and taking photos! They really know the personalities of the different animals! There are also some adult and baby warthogs wandering around...More

Thank ColumbiaBud
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Really enjoyed visiting the Giraffe. So much fun getting to feed the giraffes and learn about them. This was part of the safari that Kenya Safari bookings offered!

Thank Jackie W
Reviewed 3 days ago

I had a day free in Nairobi but not really enough time to go to the national park, so decided to come here. It was smaller than I expected, but to be honest it was fine, it was lovely to get up close to the...More

Thank SupraJames
Reviewed 6 days ago

Had a lovely visit with the giraffes. We were a bit spoiled as we were staying at Giraffe Manor so were able to have more access to the giraffes and feeding them at the Manor but it was still enjoyable to visit the centre. The...More

Thank kehjay
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an amazing place to be in when in Nairobi! You get to have an up close experience with these amazing animals and also learn a bit about them. The staff are not only knowledge but also very eager to give you tips on how...More

Thank i_the_explorer
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Becky C
24 June 2017|
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Response from Giraffe C | Property representative |
Yes, we are open every day.
Amy R
2 June 2017|
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Response from Giraffe C | Property representative |
Hello. The roads are in good conditions. However at certain times you might be delayed due to traffic jam.
Amy R
2 June 2017|
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Response from Giraffe C | Property representative |
Yes. We do have a WiFi spot. However, it is only accessible if requested for.