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The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust (DSWT) Elephant Nursery in Nairobi National Park provides a safe haven to orphaned baby elephants rescued by the DSWT. The Nursery provides the first stage in the hand-rearing and development of milk dependent baby...more
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Mbagathi Road | Kws Workshop Entrance - Nairobi National Park, Nairobi 00503, Kenya
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Very worthwhile cause to support but visit & viewing is restricted to 1 hour per day (unless you ‘adopt’ an elephant) and there were hundreds of people squeezing into viewing area making it difficult to see or take photos. Frustrating.
An amazing place that restores faith in people's ability and caring for these great animals. My daughter and I visited during the 5:00 hour when the baby elephants return to their cozy shelters for the night. We adopted Mteto last year and will adopt another...More
DSWT rescues orphaned baby elephants, houses and nurtures them till the time they are ready to hit the wild. Everyday between sharp 11-12, they open up the facility for tourists to visit and see elephants playing, being fed and have a guide talking about the...More
A well planned visit to watch the babies.... only open for a short time in morning. You get to see the babies and young elephants play in the mud and have their bottles. Very awesome efforts for conservation and rehabilitation of elephants... a must see...More
While only open for ONE hour, it is so worth it! This organization is wonderful. The stories of these orphans are heartbreaking, but their stories now are heartwarming. It is so much fun to watch them run in to get their bottles. This is a...More