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Nairobi Railway Museum Day Tour is a 2 hour visit of the Railway Museum which exhibits 10 Old Steam Engines. Built Between 1923 and 1955 the museum presents the Historical Growth of Kenya Narrating the Tale of the Country’s Evolvement.
Indeed it is the Rail Road that Developed Kenya to the Country it is Today !
Nairobi Railway Museum day tour covers the Railway Station and the Railway Museum, modern city centre, the colorful city market, Parliament buildings, Kenyatta International Conference Centre; the landmark of Nairobi (KICC), The 7th Memorial Park Bomblast and the National Theatre.
The tour returns to your city hotel or residence.
During our Nairobi Railway Museum day tour, you will to learn about the interesting history of the railways. You will be informed about the painstaking effort and sheer man power that was required to lay down the tracks.
You will also learn about the challenges that were encountered during construction, one of which is the fascinating tale of how production was forced to be halted due to the ‘man-eaters’: lions that made killing hits on the camps of the workers.
The chilling account is retold of how two man-eating lions attacked and killed scores of railway workers until they were hunted down and killed by Colonel J.H. Patterson, who had been supervising the railway project.
The stuffed and mounted carcasses of the two lions are now on display at the Field Museum in Chicago. More accounts of how lions disturbed production reveal that two other Englishmen were killed by lions near the railways.
The railways undoubtedly played a central part in shaping Kenyan history, including helping to establish present day Nairobi.
The trials and tribulations of the line, together with the political details about how the railway affected the lives of people from Africa, England and Asia is a fascinating history. You will be enthralled by visiting the Railway Museum in Nairobi.
Nairobi Railway Museum Day Tour Prices
Nairobi Railway Museum Day Tour Rates Includes:
Visit the Nairobi Railways Museum + Professional English-speaking guides + All entry fees, service charges and taxes & Pickup from your hotel in Nairobi and drop-off at your hotel
|Price Per Person
|Children Aged 3 to 11 Years
|1st January 2024
|31st December 2024
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* Opening Times: 8.45 am – 4.45 pm (Normally 7 Days a Week, Including Most Public Holidays)
Nairobi Railway Museum Day Tour Rates Do Not Include:
* Tips or gratuity
* Travelers Insurance
* Communication charges
* Minimum of 1 person required
* Visas, international airfares, and airport taxes; meals
* Sightseeing not included in the package; optional activities
* Personal expenses such as transfers to/ from the airport (supplement airport transfer cost applies for tours starting from the airport)