Contact Us

General Contacts
Museum Hill
P.O. BOX 40658
Nairobi,Kenya
00100
E-mail: publicrelations@museums.or.ke
Fax: +254 (0)20 3741424
Tel:+254-20-8164134/35/36

Ticket desk
Booking and tickets

+254 20 8164136 ext 2275

Membership
Membership for Kenya Museum Society
0724 – 255 299
OR
2339158
Email: info@kenyamuseumsociety.org
website: www.kenyamuseumsociety.org

Feedback
Comments, suggestions or concerns
E-mail: publicrelations@museums.or.ke
For complaints please write to us:
complaints@museums.or.ke
Tel:+254-20-8164134/35/36
+254 20 3742131/4

Museum switchboard

8164134
8164135
+254721308485

General postal address
The National Museums of Kenya Headquarters
Museum Hill
P.O. BOX 40658
Nairobi
Kenya

Departments

Director General Office
8164134/6 Ext.2200 or 2413
dgnmk@museums.or.ke


Legal Office
8164134/6 Ext.2371 or 2298


Audit Department
8164134/6 Ext.2221


Directorate of Administration and Human Resource
8164134/6 Ext.2322 or 2361


Registry Department
8164134/6 Ext.2369


Planning Monitoring Evaluation and Quality Analysis
8164134/6 Ext.2378 or 2268


Procurement Department
8164134/6 Ext.2201 or 2415


Public Relations and Marketing
8164134/6 EXt.2203 or 2345
publicrelations@museums.or.ke


ICT Department
8164134/6 Ext.2207 or 2211


Development Department
8164134/6 Ext.2374


Audio Visual Department
8164134/6 Ext.2232 or 2334


Commercial and Casting Section
8164134/6 Ext.2282

Directorate of Museum Sites and Monuments
8164134/6 Ext.2297 or 2289


Exhibits Section/ Public Programs
8164134/6 Ext.2313 or 2316


Education Department
0722934253
msalim@museums.or.ke


Libraries and archives

National Museums of Kenya Library
P.O.Box 40658 00100
Nairobi, Kenya
Tel: 3742131/4
Email: library@museums.or.ke
Email: archives@museums.or.ke

Directorate of Research & Management

DIRECTOR OF RESEARCH COLLECTION & MANAGEMENT
Executive Secretary Tel: 3742131/4 Ext.2261


Directorate of Research & Collection Registry
Administrative assistant Tel: 3742131/4 Ext.2307/2374


Center for BioDiversity Department
Chief Research Scientist Tel: 3742131/4 Ext.2292


Center for Biodiversity Department -Database Section
Principal System Analyst/Prog. Tel: 3742131/4 Ext.2318


Marine & Wetlands Section
Senior Research Scientist Tel: 3742131/4 Ext.2327 /Ext.2326


Molecular Genetics Section
Senior Research Scientist Tel: 3742131/4 Ext.2310/2249


Phytochemistry Section
Asst. Research Scientist Tel: 3742131/4 Ext.2205


KENRIK
Research scientist Tel: 3742131/4 Ext.2283


Department of Zoology
Head of Department Tel: 3742131/4 Ext.2306


Mammalogy Section
Research Scientist Tel: 3742131/4 Ext.2340


Ornithology Section
Senior Research Scientist Tel: 3742131/4 Ext.2243


Invertebrate Section
Senior Research Scientist Tel: 3742131/4 Tel: Ext. 2258/2241


Herpetology Section
Research Scientist Tel: 3742131/4 Ext.2245/2331


Ichthyology Section
Research Scientist Tel: 3742131/4 Ext.2269/ 2244


Osteology Section
Research Scientist Tel: 3742131/4 Ext.2264/ 2340


Palaeontology Section
Research Scientist Tel: 3742131/4 Ext. 2222/ 2227


Archaeology Section
Senior Research Scientist Tel: 3742131/4 Ext.2216


Geology Section
Asst. Research Scientist Tel: 3742131/4 Ext.2225


Palynology/Palaeobotany Section
Senior Research Scientist Tel: 3742131/4 Ext.2259


Department of Cultural Heritage
Research Scientist Tel: 3742131/4 Ext.2235/ 2273


Botany Department
Senior Research Scientist Tel: 3742131/4 Ext. 2274/2205
Resource Centre department
Head of library section Tel: 3742131/4 Ext.2279/2309


Archive Section
Archivist Tel: 3742131/4 Ext.2208/2212


Department of Cultural Heritage
Research Scientist Tel: 3742131/4 Ext.2235/2401


Botanic Gardens Section
Chief Lab. Technologist Tel: 3742131/4 Ext.2286

Sites and Monuments

Curator Orlogesailie
Tell: 0728-389872
emuthoka@museums.or.ke


Curator Hyrax Hill
Tel: 0726552681
Email: pawiti@museums.or.ke


Curator Soighor
Tel: 0727-992648
Email: mathew@yahoo.com


Thimlich Ohinga
0724-388264
nyagweth@yahoo.com


Uhuru Gardens
0722-232745
jkinyanjui@museums.or.ke


Jumba la Mtwana
0713942881
hashimhinzano@yahoo.com


Mnarani
0712458035
wtsaka@yahoo.com


Koobi Fora- 0723675545

Institutes

Institute of Primate and Research
P.O.Box 24481, 00502 Karen.
Tel: 2606235/6
website: http://www.primateresearch.org/


The Research institute of Swahili Studies of Eastern Africa
P.O.Box 90508-80100 Mombasa, Kenya
Tel: +254734060004/ +254717721368
RISSEA Coordinator Nairobi:
Tel: +2547222611533 or +254-20-8164134/2319/59
Email: rissea_da@museums.or.ke, munira@museums.or.ke


Museums

Nairobi National Museum
Curator
0722269434
mochieng@museums.or.ke


Nairobi Museum
Art Curator
0717303279
lgalavu@museums.or.ke


Nairobi Snake Park
Senoir Curator
0721433448
aotieno@museums.or.ke


Karen Blixen Museum
Senior Curator
0726003255 or 3745235
drotich@museums.or.ke


Nairobi Gallery
Curator
0723525658
rlange@museums.orke


Nyeri Museum
Curator
0728308650
atonymaina@yahoo.com


Meru Museum
Curator
07034411764
meru@museums.or.ke


Kariandusi Museum
Curator
0722733878/0720222260
kingstoneogunde12@yahoo.com


Kabarnet Museum
Curator
0713157943
gondeng@museums.or.ke


Narok Museum
Curator
0729445786
skassim@museums.or.ke


Hyrax Hill Museum
Curator
0726552681
pawiti@museums.or.ke


Kitale Museum
Curator
0722562395


Kisumu Museum
Curator
0710310428
abungu@museums.or.ke


Fort Jesus Museum
Curator
0722471176
saadu.hashim@museums.or.ke


Gede Museum
Curator
0723359652
gede@museums.or.ke


Lamu Museum
Curator
0722558228
alihajimohamed@museums.or.ke


Malindi Museum
Curator


Rabai Museum
Curator


Wajir Museum
Curator
0723814291
wajir@museums.or.ke


Desert Museum Loiyangalani
Curator
0727208642
alorguba@yahoo.com


Tambach Museum
Curator


Kenyatta House
0711651045
jrigano2009@yahoo.com


Site & Conservation
0722722345


Kenyatta Hse Lodwar
Curator
0723768189
erusedung@yahoo.com


Mama Ngina Heritage Site
Curator
0722374880
abakari@museums.or.ke