National Archives, Nairobi

National Archives, Nairobi - Address, Phone Number

Address: Moi Ave, Nairobi

Phone: 254-2228959

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Time Required: 01:00 Hrs

Timings: 08:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

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About National Archives, Nairobi

Kenya National Archives Nairobi is spotted on Moi Avenue beside the Ambassadeur Hotel. The documents reflect on the milestone of the Hilton Hotel, while on the back side of the building the Tom Mboya road serves an up to date conveyance to the pounding, turbulent streets and rear ways that the dominant part of Nairobi's nationals tread every day. Kenya National Archives is safeguarded by the museum and workmanship display that has a vast deal of works of art and tribal photos from all through Africa. There is additionally a gigantic accumulation of tribal weaponry, instruments, veils and other gear. Additionally, the displays furnish an entrancing knowledge into the battle for autonomy and the history of Nairobi. The displays are mainly focused upon the people in general at a considerable charge of money for nationals and inhabitants, while it is more for non-occupants. Provided that the visitors might want to utilize their library administrations, they additionally charge an additional enrollment expense. Kenya National Archives Nairobi is arranged at the edge of the focal business region in downtown Nairobi and is a store and living illustration of verifiable and ethnographic information. Kenya National Archives is housed in the old Bank of India building. Kenya National Archives’ ground-floor historical center has an impressive accumulation of antiques and photos speaking of Kenya's various societies and rich history. It has recorded and a gathering of photos and artworks of Mzee Kenyatta and previous President Moi.

How To reach National Archives by Public Transport

  • GPO Bus Stop on Keyatta Ave
  • Juja Thika on Tom Mboya Street

Restaurants Near National Archives

  • Wimpy Corner House
  • Thorn Tree Cafe
  • Thai-Chi Restaurant

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  • Amazing, informative and strategically placed in an easily accessible location. Well informed and lovely guides to explain everything and answer your questions. Will definitely visit the place again!

  • Rich with collections of different types of art work and cultures. The Murumbi collection is also featured. Worth a visit for history lovers, right in the middle of Nairobi central business district, quite easy to locate.

  • National Archives is situated in the Heart of Nairobi Business District.Its here that u will find the ancient african arts displayed.You will also get a chance to learn various african cultures especially Kenyan from back in the colonial days.However the place has very limited parking and the outside is very crowded as its the most meeting point for people in Nairobi.Overally its a good place to tour if you want to learn old African cultures and traditions

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  • Crowded, awesome, usually busy throughout. But it's a coo place, with a great view

  • Helpful landmark. Quit handy if one is lost in Nairobi

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