American Embassy Memorial Garden, Nairobi

3.4
#10 of 21 in Parks in Nairobi
Visit the onsite museum at American Embassy Memorial Garden, and learn about the attack that took place on this site. Find out more about the former embassy, the 1998 attack, and how the idea of building the garden came to be. In the museum you can also read the stories of survivors. Afterwards, pause for reflection at the memorial wall, and stroll through the peaceful park. Plan your American Embassy Memorial Garden visit and explore what else you can see and do in Nairobi using our Nairobi trip itinerary planning website .
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  • I visited early in the morning of 9th March and after paying the entrance fee was told that the room where the video is shown was being painted and so no video. They said it would reopen again in abou...  more »
  • The garden is a small oasis of green at a busy hub in the center of the city. The admission is inexpensive (about 1.50 USD pp) and the garden contains a wall with all the names of the victims. In the ...  more »
  • Total time was less than 30 minutes. There is a wall with names of those who died along with a little history. If in the area it's worth stopping but not a destination.  more »
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