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Exhibition: The Legacy of Joy Adamson Phase II, Apr. 20 2016 @ National Museum

Opening: Wednesday, April 20 2016
Venue: National Museum
Time: 5.30 -7 pm

The Legacy of Joy Adamson Phase II
The second phase of the exhibition showing 57 more pieces of Joy’s paintings of the people, plants and animals of Kenya is complete.

April 17, 2016 at 4:40 pm Leave a comment

Exhibition: Digitized by Adrian Nduma, Apr. 7 – 24 2016 @ National Museum

Digitized by Adrian Nduma | via the NMK

Digitized by Adrian Nduma | via the NMK

Opening: Thursday 7 April 2016
Venue: Creativity Gallery, National Museum
Time: from 6.30pm
Free Entry

Special Guest: Charles Murito, Country Manager – Google Kenya

Exhibition continues to 24 April 2016
Daily 8.30am to 5.30pm
Normal rates apply

April 7, 2016 at 1:56 pm Leave a comment

Concert in the Dark With Aaron Rimbui & Kenya National Youth Orchestra, Mar. 31 2016 @ National Museum

Concert in the Dark
Date: March 31, 2016
Venue: National Museum

March 23, 2016 at 9:25 am Leave a comment

Exhibition: Celebrating Women with Art by Bertiers, Until Mar. 31 @ Nairobi National Museum

Joseph Bertiers, Wangari Maathai a lady of commitment, Oil on Canvas, 182 x 253cm (A National Museums of Kenya / VSArts collaboration)

Joseph Bertiers, Wangari Maathai a lady of commitment, Oil on Canvas, 182 x 253cm
(A National Museums of Kenya / VSArts collaboration)

Celebrating Women with art

Dates: Mar. 8-31 2016
Venue: Temporary Gallery, National Museum
Time: 8.30 – 5.30 pm
Entry: Normal Rates Apply

During this month of March the Nairobi National Museum displays a selection of art works in celebration of women. The museum will also pay homage to Prof. Wangari Maathai (1 April 1940 – 25 September 2011) by hosting a special gala at the museum in her honor.

Maathai was a renowned Kenyan environmental and political activist, and the Nobel Peace Prize winner 2004.

The gala will be graced by First Lady Margaret Kenyatta.

Attendance to the gala is by invitation only

March 12, 2016 at 10:45 am Leave a comment

4th Nairobi International Cultural Festival: Windows of the World, Mar. 5 2016 @ the Nairobi Museum

Windows of the World
Date: March 5, 2016
Venue: the Nairobi Museum Courtyard
Time: 10 am – 5 pm
Entry: Free

5 continents 9 hours of amazing cuisine, Music, Dance, Arts and Fashion
Also, plenty of parking space!

March 5, 2016 at 3:24 pm Leave a comment

Somali Heritage Week Concert, Nov. 21 2015 @ the National Museum

SHW Concert Nov 21 2015
Date: November 21, 2015
Venue: the National Museum
Time: 7 pm to 12 am
Tickets: KES 500

November 19, 2015 at 3:41 pm Leave a comment

Nairobi Festival of Performance and Media Arts, Nov. 13-15 2015 @ Goethe Institut, National Museum & Oshwal Academy

Dates: November 13-15, 2015
Venue: Goethe Institut, National Museum & Oshwal Academy
Tickets: KES 500 at the Gate and KES 400 advance

This is a three day dance and music festival, with performances at Goethe Institut on Friday the 13th, Leaky auditorium at the National Museum and a music concert at Goethe Institut on Saturday and a final family evening at Oshwal Academy, on Sunday the 15th.

Come and see amazing performances from Kenya, Spain, Germany, Rwanda, Tanzania, Netherlands, Belgium and Madagascar.

To book your tickets: CALL/ BOOK AND MPESA TO: 0706607306/ 0726394565 or EMAIL:

November 11, 2015 at 1:33 pm Leave a comment

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