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List of Famous Nairobi Buildings & Structures

Updated June 8, 2017 13.2k views11 items

List of the famous landmarks that make up the Nairobi skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Nairobi architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Nairobi are included on this list. Information about these Nairobi buildings is included on this list, such as when the building first opened and what architectural style it falls under. List includes both new buildings in Nairobi and older historic landmarks.

The list you're viewing has a variety of buildings in it, like Government House and Railway Headquarters.

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in Nairobi?"

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Nairobi. Famous architectural houses within the city of Nairobi are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
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    Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi

    The Aga Khan University Hospital in Nairobi is part of the Aga Khan Health Services. Established in 1958, the hospital is a 254-bed long-term care facility offering quality general medical services, specialist clinics and high-tech diagnostic services. The Hospital receives referrals for specialised medical care and diagnostic services from various hospitals and clinics in the region. It is part of the Aga Khan Health Services international referral system with links to the Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi. On 1 July 2005 the Hospital formally came under the management of the Aga Khan University, taking a significant step in its evolution as a premier teaching and tertiary care... more on Wikipedia
    • City/Town: Nairobi, Nairobi Province, Kenya, Africa
    • Opened: Jan 01 1958
    • Architect: Amyas Connell
    • Architecture Firm: CWL Connell, Ward, Lucas
    • Created By: Amyas Connell
    • City/Town: Nairobi, Nairobi Province, Kenya, Africa
    • Opened: Jan 01 1935
    • Architect: Herbert Baker
    • Created By: Herbert Baker
    • Construction Started: 1934
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    I&M Bank Tower

    The I&M Bank Tower is a skyscraper in Nairobi, Kenya's capital and largest city.... more on Wikipedia
    • City/Town: Nairobi, Kenya
    • Opened: Jan 01 2001
    • Structural Height (m): 82.0
    • Floors: 16
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    Kenya - Bethel Home

    • City/Town: Nairobi, Nairobi Province, Kenya, Africa