Uhuru Gardens Memorial Park, Nairobi

3.0
#11 of 25 in Parks in Nairobi
Considered the birthplace of modern Kenya, Uhuru Gardens Memorial Park hosted the inaugural ceremony of the country's first president in 1963. A tall monument erected in honor of Kenya's struggle for freedom depicts four figures raising the national flag. In addition to its historical significance, the park remains an ideal place for an easy stroll or a quick jog. Add Uhuru Gardens Memorial Park and other attractions to your Nairobi trip itinerary using our Nairobi trip maker site .
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  • A pretty large, empty and desolate park. There are some great monuments that are memorials from liberation. Otherwise it is large sandytor without grass and a lot of acacia and fig. There is nothing to do. No fountain or lake. A small kiosk with toilets next door. However, there is a rich bird life, so if you are interested in birds, the park is worth a visit. Otherwise not.
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  • Uhuru gardens offer an open place, especially for children to play, the security is high, with one manned entry point and armed security personnel keeping watch. It is a popular venue for events so it...  more »
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  • Jurassic Park😅😅 a nice place to go chill out on a random afternoon. Great to see the county government putting the gardens into more use and encouraging functions/shows/concerts at night as well.
  • An eagle took my meat pie but is all good. Very peaceful
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