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Address: Langata Rd | Mageso Chember, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
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Each boma (homestead) in this cultural village was built using traditional...

Each boma (homestead) in this cultural village was built using traditional specifications of myriad Kenyan tribes; through architecture, crafts, music and dance this village serves to preserve Kenyan culture.

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Good Cultural experience

Bomas are homesteads.....there are examples of many of these of Kenya's tribes. This site is a good place to introduce a visitor to Kenyan culture. After walking amongst the... read more

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Richmond, Virginia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Bomas are homesteads.....there are examples of many of these of Kenya's tribes. This site is a good place to introduce a visitor to Kenyan culture. After walking amongst the various huts and homes, an indoor performance of music and dancing is available. There were not many tourists the day we were there, but the performers were very interesting with colorful... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Learning about the various tribes and then seeing the performances afterwards was a very memorable experience. Watch out for the monkeys inside the theater and the baboons outside.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the price is very cheap but they turn charge alot to take you there the best option is to pay a tour and combine it for a whole day tour so you will not pay a huge price dont pay only a tour to go here, either go by your own means or go in a full day tour to... More 

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Tehran, Iran
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a must to visit in Nairobi. you could visit their historical culture over there. Also there is a very interesting cultural dance and acrobat to join.

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Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did a great experience, to explore the best place at Nairobi for the Kenya's 43 tribes dancing and meal experience. The fun stated at 2:35 pm just after lunch at the Bomas high restaurant. There was a lot of fun from different Kenya tribes. We shall again and again next time we have out friends back to Kenya .... More 

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Wasington, DC, United States
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not a main attraction, but definitely a nice place to visit as an add on to another stop (Giraffe Center, Nairobi National Park etc).

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was good to learn and see how different Kenya tribes lived in the past. The houses almost look similar to one another (they were all from Kenya after all) but with its own identity and unique touch. The cultural dance show was amazing. Allow yourself 2 hours for this show. I was lucky as most of the audiences were... More 

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Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

It's located exactly next to the conference salon, you can see the traditional and former houses but they are almost the same; )

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Reviewed 13 March 2017

Its a very nice place to feel the different traditions of the people of Kenya the huts of the different cultural groups are nice to look at and not forgetting the dances are the best to watch.

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Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

Enjoyed the bomas very much. You can see how people of the Kenyan culture live. Enjoy the traditional dances from Kenya in just one place.

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