Bomas of Kenya Rates 2020

These are the rates for Bomas of Kenya as of 2020. This is a state corporation under the Ministry of Tourism that was established in 1971. It is located along Forest Edge Road, off Langata Road in Nairobi. It was established as a subsidiary of the Tourism Finance Corporation (TFC) to preserve, maintain and promote the diverse rich cultural values of various ethnic groups in Kenya.

Since its inception, the Bomas of Kenya has played a big role in the development and promotion of cultural tourism in Kenya. This has made it a renowned tourist attraction centre in the country. Below are the rates and fees one is expected to pay when visiting the Bomas of Kenya.

1.  Bomas of Kenya Entry Fees 

Category Fees
Kenyan Citizens – ADULTS 200/- KES
Kenyan Citizens – CHILDREN 50/- KES
Kenyan Citizens – SCHOOL PARTIES (Nursery to Secondary) 50/- KES
Kenyan Citizens – UNIVERSITY & COLLEGE STUDENTS 100/- KES
Residents/East African Community – ADULTS 300/- KES
Residents/East African Community – CHILDREN & STUDENTS 200/- KES
Non-Residents – ADULTS 1000/- KES
Non-Residents – CHILDREN 500/- KES
Non-Residents – COLLEGE STUDENTS 500/- KES

It is usually open from 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm on weekdays and 3: 30 pm to 5: 15 pm during the holidays & weekends. You can also visit it from 11:00 am to 12: 30 pm on Tuesday and Friday. Identification documents will be required.

Other Rates 

1.  Children’s Play  Ground

Rates: Entry per child Ksh 50,

School parties Ksh 30

Time: 4 hours

2. Conferences, AGMs Meetings functions and events.

  • Auditorium: Ksh 348,000 per day
  • Multipurpose Hall: Ksh 232,000 per day
  • VIP Lounge: Ksh 35,000 per day
  • Restaurant Lounge: Ksh 20,000 per day
  • Wedding Ground: Ksh 50,000 per day
  • Hire of Grounds: Ksh 102,280 per day
  • Wedding in the traditional villages: Ksh 50,000 per day
  • Cultural Dinner: Ksh 4,800 per Pax

3. Video Recording/ Filming

Local Music Recording – Ksh 20,000 per day

4. Photography

Wedding photo session – Ksh 10,000

Time: 6.00 a.m to 6.00 p.m

5. Picnic sites

Adult – Ksh 100

Child – Ksh 50

Time: 8.00 a.m to 6.00 p.m

Bomas of Kenya Contacts

Location: Forest Edge Road, Off Langata Rd

Phone: +254208891802 , +254208890795/8 , +254202022426 (Conferencing)

Email: info@bomasofkenya.co.ke