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Bomas of Kenya

Langata Rd | Mageso Chember, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
+254 20 8891012
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Each boma (homestead) in this cultural village was built using traditional specifications of myriad Kenyan tribes; through architecture, crafts, music and dance this village serves to preserve Kenyan culture.
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Langata Rd | Mageso Chember, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bomas of Kenya was established to promote cultural values of Kenyan communities. It is opposite Galeria Mall on your way to Karen Nairobi.It is less than two kilometres from the Nairobi National Park so a combined guided day time tour can be organised for visitors....More

Thank Claire G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you would like to experience the Kenyan culture there is no better place than the bomas of Kenya and it can be done as part of a day tour. They have these little homesteads that are designed to reflect the tribes in Kenya and...More

Thank staffanekl0989
Reviewed 5 October 2017

With cultural dancers, drummers & toilets that don't have no water - there's HUGE amounts of experiences to immerse yourself in. Wander through the grounds & see fair dinkum village (& hut) layouts from different districts in Kenya. Then stroll down the path to be...More

Thank dave B
Reviewed 3 October 2017

If you are looking for a cheap place for an entertaining afternoon this is the place.My kids thorougly enjoyed it

Thank MunchkinKenya
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We came here the day after we had been traveling for 30 hrs. The entry fee for non-resident adults was 1000 KS each. The Bomas consists of two parts: the grounds where there are 23 types of traditional forms of housing/huts displayed, and the dance...More

Thank MD_T0urist
Reviewed 13 September 2017

This was a visit as part of a tour. It was interesting but not something I would prioritise. The dances are performed within a dance hall, are quite rehearsed. The Boma's are interesting and many tribes are represented but it is quite repetitive with many...More

Thank Laura V
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We went to the Bomas for some meetings. Basically it is set up with African huts and other African cultural items to attract tourists. There are a number of more interesting places to visit in Nairobi!

Thank Travelttomuch
Reviewed 7 August 2017

some huts at this site with signboards describe the various natives in Kenya. cultural dance performance daily. not quite worth to visit.

1  Thank platinumSingapore
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Bomas of Kenya must say is rich in culture.one gets to learn how the different cultures of Kenya used to live plus the house models their fore fathers lived in.One is transported back in the traditional African set up as you view different huts of...More

Thank Roy A
Reviewed 24 July 2017

My 2 teenagers and I enjoyed our visit here. It gives you a great overview of the habitats of the African Tribes. One needs to walk around the place. At our interest level, reading the boards and information, it took us about 35/40 minutes. In...More

1  Thank Myview2020
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Dylan B
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Response from Myview2020 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry for the delay in my response. Network issues, could not download the link I was sent. We were there in June 2017 on a Saturday (I recall Mon-Fri schedule is the same & then there is a minor diff in the Saturday... More
18 February 2015|
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Response from CIku H | Reviewed this property |
there are various things to consider, are you a resident or non res, a citizen, will you go with children, their ages as well However, all the prices vary try Bomas of Kenya website as well, it has the information and... More