The Nairobi Snake Park was opened in January, 1961 to meet the need for an ever-present fascination and to furnish an examination centre on reptiles and rearing of snakes. Invertebrates like Giant Snails, Baboon Spider, Mombasa Train Millipede, Crayfish, Freshwater Prawns and Vertebrates like Fishes both Marine and Fresh water, Amphibians, Reptiles, Birds and Mammals are housed and protected reared. Live snakes were displayed on trial schemes at the passage of the Museum which later turned into a mainstream attraction.
The Snake Park and Snake study center were encompassed by an organic arrangement toward one side. However, the park was changed into a sanctuary for the rescued reptiles and creatures of land and water. It likewise offers administrations, for example the saving and recovering zone for reptiles which had been surrendered, captivated, or had suffered from illicit gathering.
The scattering of data on aquariums and reptiles and additionally particular maintenance of the same are being upgraded to help in the proper flourish. Till date, Snake Park has kept aiding the city inhabitants of Nairobi in recovering their locations by uprooting the vicious snake dwellings and also giving advices on the most proficient method to lessen conceivable snakebites within their territories.
The snake distinguishing proof administration is likewise furnished and administered through global associations. Placed in a peaceful environment with an open premise of flourishing for the snakes, the Snake Park is a perfect venue for the awareness and recreation of the guests.
Entrance Ticket Details For Snake Park
- Decided by Kenyan National Museum Rates
How to Reach Snake Park
- Museum Hill
- Ibis Restaurant
- Norfolk Hotel
- FK Restaurant
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46.11% of people who visit Nairobi include Snake Park in their plan
11 AM - 12 PM
40.63% of people start their Snake Park visit around 11 AM - 12 PM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Snake Park
68.97% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Snake Park
Snake Park Reviews & Ratings
We were given a guided tour of the park, including descriptions of their venom. Very friendly staff and interesting variety of snakes. Crocodiles and fish too!
I had a first hand encounter with a python. There were so many species of snakes in this park. Great place to visit.
A variety of snakes for any person interested in wildlife and specifically snakes. A fun learning experience that will totally change your perception towards snakes and appreciate their importance in the ecosystem.
The Nation Museum of Kenya is a fantastic place. Educational, fun and lots of exhibits to see. Kids love it. Great gift shop!!!
The pet enclosures could do with a little bit of cleaning. Also, add feeding of the snakes as an attraction to generate revenue. Some of us love that