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African Fund for Endangered Wildlife (Kenya) Ltd. - Giraffe Centre

#2 of 124 things to do in Nairobi Features Animals
Duma Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 20 8070804
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It is a place that seeks to secure our environment. Our main work is to carry out environment conserving initiatives. The care for giraffes that are endangered is one of the conservation activities that we do.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Duma Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 20 8070804
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Reviewed yesterday

What made this trip for me (besides the chance to feed giraffes and see them up close) was the amazing staff at the centre. University student interns who are passionate about the environment are the BEST advisors and guides. Plus, a really great gift shop!

Thank NCL1968
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Take a little bit of time to relax with the Giraffe and you will love it. We arrived about 12:30 which seemed to be a good time as more of the Giraffes seem to come over for lunch and feeding. When fewer people were there...More

Thank Redaxe1879
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Kiss a giraffe and learn about them. Gentle and beautiful animals that grace the Kenyan savannah. Wow!

Thank Tim W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

As it is, I am reviewing the first place we visited in Nairobi in the very end. We visited the Giraffe Center on our first full day. It was a very good activity and we really enjoyed feeding the Rothschild Giraffes and learning about the...More

Thank aliwahab79
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was great experience and our first tour in Kenya. Nice interaction with giraffe even my six years old son kissed giraffe. Guide told us about different species of giraffe and its anatomy and physiology

Thank Pinak157
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Loved this place and I love giraffes. Great time to be had here and it has a cafe and shop to buy little presents. Up close and personal with the animals and they can come and go as they please.

Thank Christctc d
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Though this organization does wonderful work with the Rothschild giraffes, I found the visiting experience overall to be pretty crowded and touristy. Worth the visit if you love giraffes or want to contribute to the organization, but if you're looking to avoid the large crowds...More

Thank Cate W
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited the Giraffe center with a 7 yr old in tow in late June '17. It is a conservancy center for Rothschild Giraffes rescued from various situations. What makes this unique, at least for visitors, is that you can physically interact with the animals,...More

Thank mcvadhool
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved this!!! We were given 2 handfuls of food each and went up to the viewing platform where you fed them to the animals 1 pellet at a time.... The keepers were up on the platform talking about each animal. We learned their ages, names,...More

Thank toriOary1
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a great place to learn about the animals, and feed them from your hand with food supplied by the staff. Also you can learn a lot about the Giraffes. It takes 1 to 2 hours and is fun for all ages!

Thank swhnld
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Becky C
24 June 2017|
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Response from Escape-overseas | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I would expect it to be open, just check with a call before hand. As for elephants in other answers given - there are none. There is however The Sheldrick Trust elephant orphanage a short distance away and the... More
Amy R
2 June 2017|
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Response from Giraffe C | Property representative |
Hello. The roads are in good conditions. However at certain times you might be delayed due to traffic jam.
Amy R
2 June 2017|
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Response from Giraffe C | Property representative |
Yes. We do have a WiFi spot. However, it is only accessible if requested for.