Top List of Museums in Nairobi

Are you fond of history? Or do you love taking a journey to the past? Here is a list of famous museums in Nairobi that let you know the historical stories of the city. Explore these popular museums of Nairobi to educate yourself! You can visit things to do in Nairobi page if you want to check all other attractions and activities.

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  1. Karen Blixen Museum

    #1 of 7 Museums in Nairobi
    Karen Blixen Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Library, Museum, History Museum

    Address: P.O. Box 40658, Nairobi

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

    The Karen Blixen Museum is situated at a distance of 10 km outside the premises of central Nairobi, Kenya. It is topographically situated at the foot of the Ngong Hills, and is the previous African ho...Read more

  2. Nairobi National Museum

    #2 of 7 Museums in Nairobi
    Nairobi National Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Gallery, Museum, History Museum

    Address: Museum Hill Nairobi, Kenya.

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

    The National Museums of Kenya (NMK) is a State Corporation that supervises Museums, Sites and Monuments in Kenya. It is a highly famous and central attraction and zone of perfection regarding the heri...Read more

  3. National Archives

    #3 of 7 Museums in Nairobi
    National Archives

    Tags: Art And Culture, Library, Museum, History Museum

    Address: Moi Ave, Nairobi

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

    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 ...Read more

  4. Nairobi Gallery

    #4 of 7 Museums in Nairobi
    Nairobi Gallery

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Gallery, Museum, History Museum

    Address: Central Business District, Nairobi, Kenya

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

    Claimed by the National Museums of Kenya, and housed inside a building that dates back to the year 1913, the Nairobi Gallery is an extremely charming and cozy display centre that has normal workmanshi...Read more

  5. African Heritage House

    #5 of 7 Museums in Nairobi
    African Heritage House

    Tags: Hotel, Art And Culture, History Museum, Restaurant

    Address: Near Kasarani, Nairobi 00100

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The African Heritage House disregarding the Nairobi National Park is depicted by the prestigious Architectural Digest as "a construction modeling developed from the peaceful Kenyan plain as an outcrop...Read more

  6. American Embassy Memorial Garden

    #6 of 7 Museums in Nairobi
    American Embassy Memorial Garden

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Gallery, Museum, Garden

    Address: Moi Ave , Mageso Chember, Nairobi 00200, Kenya

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

    The American Embassy Memorial Garden is the previous site of the American Embassy, which was devastated by the terrorist bombings of 1998. It's a perfect minimal spot regardless of being situated dire...Read more

  7. Railway Museum

    #7 of 7 Museums in Nairobi
    Railway Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum

    Address: Uhuru rd, Nairobi

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

    The Nairobi Railway Museum is a renowned historical center in Nairobi, Kenya, contiguous to the Nairobi rail station. Holding shows from the old East African Railways, it was opened in 1971 by East Af...Read more

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