The City We Assume 4
Starts: Sunday, 10 July, 2016 06:00am
Ends: Sunday, 10 July, 2016 01:00pm
There are places in the city that we pass by and not know the history or importance if them, other places we last visited years ago, join in as we get to learn more about our city which has become #TheCityWeAssume
we work, study and even live in this city but we know little if not anything about it. did you know that there are about 50 gazetted sites that are historical to the history the city and the country at large of which some were signs of supremacy, wealth, philanthropy and even political? can you name any?
This will take us through the colonial era and introduction of settlers to the current city we know of today. The walk shall start at the Railway station the point of original growth of the city to old PC's office that was used for registration for birth to even death, then later became a court. Years later a KANU party office before been gazetted as a heritage site and more
here is an opportunity for us to learn more of the city that we have assumed for long yet its a historical book bearing events and happenings that have shaped the city we know today.
Meeting point : Railway Station
Point of end of the trip: KICC
projected sites of visits will include Westminister house that served as the lodging for colonial administrators, Torr Hotel the first house to be instaled with an elevator in Nairobi, The LegCo that was used once in the procedings of partitioning of Kenyan highlands among others.
cost: Ksh 1,500 for citizens and residents
Ksh 3,000 non residents
NB// bookings confirmed with non refundable Ksh 1,000
cost inclusive of:
entrance fees to sites that include Railway museum, Kenya Archives, Nairobi Gallery, KICC Helipad among other
this tour is recomemnded for :
* Enthusiast of Nairobi
* First time Nairobi Visitors
* Those in need of learning about the city
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