Fort Jesus Mombasa Museum Entrance Fees

In this post, we will have a look at Fort Jesus Mombasa Museum entrance fees. The fort is located along Nkurumah Road in the Old Town area of Mombasa. It is the most visited tourist attraction in Mombasa.

Fort Jesus was established by the Portuguese in 1593-1596 to protect the port of Mombasa from invasion. The fort which covers an area of 2.36 hectares was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2011.

Inside Fort Jesus, you will see various artefacts from the 16th century. For the best experience, hire a tour guide to learn more about the rich history of Mombasa.

Fort Jesus Mombasa Museum Entrance Fees

a) Citizen- Kenya

Adult: Ksh 200

Child (Below 16 years): Ksh 100

b) Residents- East Africa

Adult: Ksh 400

Child (Below 16 years): Ksh 200

c) Non- Residents

Adult: Ksh 1,200

Child (Below 16 years): Ksh 600

Opening hours

8:00 am to 10:00 pm Monday – Sunday (including Public Holidays)

Fort Jesus Contacts

Phone: 0726 520759

National Museums of Kenya Contacts

Phone: : + 254 721 308 485 , +254 733 296 142


Education section contact email:

Victor Matara

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