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Bomas of Kenya

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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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Langata Rd | Mageso Chember, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
+254 20 8891012
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Rich Kenyan culture exhibited in one place. You'll learn the basic of Kenyan traditional homestead and how they used to carry day to day.

Thank BeneberSafaris
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very nice place,I was able to see the ancient houses , nice restaurant, nice place to host a a weeding, cultural center.

Thank jeremiahmosesm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our driver recommended we visit here and I’m so glad we did. Very good value for money. We took about an hour to have a look at the different houses with a guide from the Bomas. He explained the interesting bits and guided us the...More

Thank Joliday
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rather touristic experience with some traditional dances and lots of traditional Kenyan houses to look at.

Thank Jannis M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

wonderful, colorful, music and dance and acrobatics. Make sure you get there on time. We loved it. Get seats facing the dancers.

Thank Ilanashemesh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice afternoon spent admiring the traditional dances of different ethnic groups. Nice visit also to the different types of house of several different ethnic groups!

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would recommend this place mainly for that person who really likes the African cultural experience: lots of dance and African dishes available

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our visit started at 3:30 as part of a day tour, where we watched the different cultural dances until 5pm. One has to be attentive though because they will explain the dances shortly before each one. When we all started filing out of the auditorium,...More

Thank Saira Margarita N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place serves as an introduction to various tribes of Kenya showcasing their settlements, dance n' music, along with various acrobatic performances. Few from the crowd were pulled in to make the event interesting, though there should be options given to whoever wanted to take...More

Thank Anish B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Bomas of Kenya was a great experience if you want to get a taste of the Kenya tribal culture. The performers displayed with excellence various dances and tribal attire. They were creative in including some of the spectators in their performance. The acrobatic performance...More

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Andrew W
29 August 2018|
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Response from michaelmO1515HB | Reviewed this property |
Yes we did the same tour where we booked the visit through tour agent Tsavo Cats Tour and safaris. Our team of 7 persons were taken from our apartment from Komarok Narobi on time and had the best dancing culture and dinner... More
13 August 2018|
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Response from PCH2012 | Reviewed this property |
I was there on a Sat and it was fine
Dylan B
15 August 2017|
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Response from Myview2020 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry for the delay in my response. Network issues, could not download the link I was sent. We were there in June 2017 on a Saturday (I recall Mon-Fri schedule is the same & then there is a minor diff in the Saturday... More