cover image

National Museums of Kenya

Kenyan state corporation / From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Dear Wikiwand AI, let's keep it short by simply answering these key questions:

Can you list the top facts and stats about Nairobi Museum?

Summarize this article for a 10 year old


The National Museums of Kenya (NMK) is a state corporation that manages museums, sites and monuments in Kenya. It carries out heritage research, and has expertise in subjects ranging from palaeontology, archeology, ethnography and biodiversity research and conservation. Its headquarters and the National Museum (Nairobi National Museum) are located on Museum Hill, near Uhuru Highway between Central Business District and Westlands in Nairobi. The National Museum of Kenya was founded by the East Africa Natural History Society (E.A.N.H.S.) in 1910; the society's main goal has always been to conduct an ongoing critical scientific examination of the natural attributes of the East African habitat. The museum houses collections, and temporary and permanent exhibits. Today the National Museum of Kenya manages over 22 regional museums, many sites, and monuments across the country.[1]

Quick facts: Location, Website...
National Museums of Kenya (NMK)
Old Museum Entrance
National Museums of Kenya is located in Kenya
National Museums of Kenya
Location within Kenya
LocationMuseum Hill, near Uhuru Highway between Central Business District and Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya
Nairobi National Museum New entrance

Oops something went wrong: