Nairobi: Culture and Arts

Since the city of Nairobi came into being, it has developed a rich and diverse culture. Being home to more than 16 African tribes and welcoming into its folds cultures from other countries as well, Nairobi has become a popular cultural and arts destination for tourists. The Bomas of Kenya serves as a one stop destination to discover the African culture. While preserving the authenticity of Kenya’s culture and values, and portraying them in their purest from, the Bomas of Kenya has become a prime tourist location and a perfect way to spend a cultural holiday in Nairobi.

Nairobi is home to a number of African artists who excel in tribal and African art. Try the Gallery Watatu, the Gallery of contemporary East African art at the National Museum or the Ngecha Artists Association to get a glimpse of the exquisite works of these artists.