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American Embassy Memorial Garden

Moi Ave | P. O. Box 7010, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
+254 722 323302
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Visit to theAmerican Embassy Memorial park

A nice cool place to relax in the busy city centre of Nairobi. Its very proximity to government... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
FavourSafaris
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Nairobi, Kenya
interesting to visit

I was impressed what I saw and the people are very friendly and explain all the details. There is a... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2017
Bruno G
,
Zürich
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Moi Ave | P. O. Box 7010, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
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+254 722 323302
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A nice cool place to relax in the busy city centre of Nairobi. Its very proximity to government offices, Kenyan parliament, food restaurants, shopping malls and bus stations. To access it when in Nairobi, you just need to walk there from your hotel and the...More

Thank FavourSafaris
Reviewed 25 March 2017

I was impressed what I saw and the people are very friendly and explain all the details. There is a very good movie and everyone should see it.

Thank Bruno G
Reviewed 21 February 2017

A small park in the city center area to memorialize the people killed by terrorists when the US Embassy was bombed in 1998

Thank paul s
Reviewed 6 February 2017

American Embassy Memorial Park, also called “August 7th Memorial Park” is a small serene and unique place located in the Central Business District in Nairobi. This place was built in memory of those who lost life during the terrorist attack in the building of American...More

Thank Tassaduqhussain51
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Small exhibit. Loaded with information. One of the first attacks captured in pictures and a captivating video. Need 2-3 hours.

Thank dhananjayaa
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Visited this place with friends for an afternoon of Jazz in the park organized by DrumJam Kenya. Its a nice place for outdoor small meet ups. I got the opportunity to see the memorial plaque with the slain persons during the 1998 bomb blast .

Thank Jeanjoza
Reviewed 22 November 2016

In the 1998 US embassy bombing in Nairobi, it is estimated than more than 200 people perished. The majority of the victims were Kenyans. The memorial features the names of all those who were killed and there is a small but nicely organized park which...More

Thank josorb
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

This park is lovely. There were many locals enjoying the day. The security person noticed me looking in the windows of the visitors center and let me know it was closed but he could get the keys to allow me to visit. After about 5...More

1  Thank Mattie S
Reviewed 24 August 2016

More than 200 people were killed in the 1998 US embassy bombing in Kenya. A serene memorial has been built on the site, and the memorial features the names of all those who were killed. The embassy was subsequently shifted to another location, after this...More

Thank akshayhiremath
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

The bombing memorial garden and museum on the site of the former US embassy is quite impressive. It is hard to imagine what a carnage it must have been, as well as the throngs of people approaching to help, but cordoned away by the Americans...More

Thank Hermes_NL
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