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Giraffe Centre

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Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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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
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Duma Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What can I say besides I fed a giraffe from my hands lol, my daughter loves giraffes and yes she saw them while we were on safari but at the giraffe center she got to feed them and touch them. It was such a site...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank malichejas
Reviewed yesterday

It was a nice experience. We visited the Giraffe center after going to Nairobi NP. We got the chance to feed the giraffes. There was a short program discussing the demography, types and other info about giraffes. We stayed here for about an hour and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kristinejoanim
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Touristy but worth it! Informative short talk about giraffes and the Center. Fun & easy to feed giraffes. Even more fun to get a kiss! The giraffes are extremely gentle! It’s neat to feel that blue tongue & their soft lips!!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank polrun
Reviewed 2 days ago

We started our African experience at the Giraffe Centre. What fun. We were able to experience firsthand the Rothschild giraffes and learn about them from an experienced guide.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank CarolR3406
Reviewed 2 days ago

I will admit that heading to the Giraffe Centre after seeing Nairobi National Park was a bit disappointing - it's one thing to see and feed giraffes in what is basically a small zoo, quite another to see them roam freely in the wild. Still,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Federico D
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was so much fun, I could have stayed all day. We arrived when they first opened and it wasn't too crowded. The keepers were attentive and gave us a handful of pellets and showed us how to get Giraffe Kisses. There was also a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank JessicaLTL
Reviewed 3 days ago

There is an upper and lower level for you to get right next to these rare Rothschild giraffes You can view these adorable creatures up close, and possibly even touch them! Warning, have 18 inch sticky tongues. They will hake food from you either held...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank David P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It is really neat place they have informational sessions. You aren’t ever going to get closer to a giraffe . They are gentle smooches . Great coffee shop and snack bar . Awesome gift shop. They also have a gentleman that carves birds has a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Fudsgirl
Reviewed 4 days ago

You get to go up close to the Giraffes and you can feed them by hand. It is a fun experience, but it feels a little bit like a zoo.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank KristianT123
Reviewed 4 days ago

A haven for children and adults alike. These beautiful animals will come up to you, kiss you, all for a bit of food. We thoroughly enjoyed watching the children. visited 2016

Date of experience: March 2018
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JadeM24601
2 January 2019|
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Response from Giraffe C | Property representative |
Hello. We do accept both, however, as from the 1st of February 2019, We will be taking either debit, credit or MPESA service only.
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Neyoshi
13 September 2018|
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Response from Giraffe C | Property representative |
Hello. The best time would be in the morning hours between 9 am and 12 midday. Then between 3pm and 5pm.
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Jackieeman
11 June 2018|
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Response from Emanpee | Reviewed this property |
One hour should be sufficient
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