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The Nairobi National Museum In Kenya: A Major Tourist Destination

The Nairobi National Museum in Kenya is one of the tourist destinations within Nairobi city. Having undergone a recent refurbishment to have a more modern feel, the Nairobi National Museum lies on Museum Hill, slightly off Waiyaki Way towards Westlands area in Nairobi.

The Nairobi National Museum in Kenya was officially opened in 1930 under the British rule, and was named Coryndon Museum – after Robert Coryndon who was a British governor here in Kenya. Later on Dr. Louis Leakey, a Kenyan anthropologist appealed for an extension of the National Museum in Ken  Continue reading ...