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National Archives, Nairobi

3.7
#6 of 16 in Museums in Nairobi
In the heart of Nairobi, National Archives keep the memory of the nation alive by storing an impressive collection of reference materials and documents. Although mostly used by researchers and students, the archives draw an increasing number of tourists with its ground-floor art exhibit, featuring historical photographs of the city, tribal artifacts, and period furniture. For travelers who use our custom trip planner, Nairobi holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the National Archives and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • A place with rich history and information. Every piece has a small note explaining it's history and origin. The entry fees is cheap but the knowledge of history doesn't disappoint.  more »
  • It has a nice collection of Kenyan history just under one roof. The staff have a good command of the contents.  more »
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  • This was my second landmark when I came to Nairobi. I could always trace my way there. For the achieves itself. There's go of and historic memories stored there. All the Kenyan cultures are well represented. You should check it out
  • You cannot know where you going unless you know where you coming from. This is a great pastime...great location. Centre of the city.At only 50 Bob with a national Identity card you can have access to the great knowledge and treasures of the past.

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