Heritage Conservation Fees

Cradle of mankind

Our admission fees go towards our efforts to protect, preserve and promote Kenya’s rich heritage, therefore helping us move closer towards our goal of becoming a global leader in heritage and research management.
Tickets to our exhibitions are available for purchase at our Ticketing Desks, located in all Museum Main Entrances.

Admission Hours
Monday to Sunday: 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. All year round including public holidays and weekends

Night Tours

Exclusive for organized groups for a minimum of 10 people, a request can now be made through advance bookings for night tours.
The Museum will be open between 6:00pm – 10:00pm except when there is a privately held function.





Non-Resident Rate: Adult: Kshs. 2,000/- Child: Kshs. 1,000/-
Resident Rate : Adult: Kshs. 1,000/- Child: Kshs. 500/-
Citizen Rate : Adult: Kshs. 500/- Child: Kshs. 250/-

Minimum 10 pax
*Guide fee per 10- pax maximum- Non-Resident/Resident: Ksh. 2,000/- Citizen: Ksh. 1,000/-
Please make your booking through publicrelations@museums.or.ke

Combination Tickets
Discounted joint tickets are available to purchase at Nairobi National Museum that include admission to the Snake Park.

  • Citizen Adults Kshs. 300 (save Kshs. 100)
  • Children below 16 years Kshs. 150 (save Kshs. 50)
  • Resident Adults Kshs. 600 (save Kshs. 400)
  • Children below 16 years Kshs. 300 (save Kshs. 300)
  • Non-Resident Adults Kshs. 1,500 (save Kshs. 900)
  • Children below 16 years Kshs. 1,000 (save Kshs. 200)

Museum Entrance Rates

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