Karen Blixen Museum

Karen Blixen Museum

Located in the Karen area of Nairobi, the Museum belongs to a different time period in the history of Kenya. The farm house gained international fame with the release of the movie ‘Out of Africa’ an Oscar winning film based on Karen’s an autobiography by the same title. 

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Visitors have the opportunity to take part in continuously offered guided tours of the house, which features exciting history of Karen Blixen, her husband Baron Bror, their staff and the rooms some of which are designed in the original decor. The grounds, which feature original equipment from the coffee farm, are also available for touring. The grounds of the museum are available to rent for weddings, corporate functions, and other events.


  • Former African home of Danish author Karen Blixen
  • Famous for her book 'Out of Africa' which chronicles life at the estate
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