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Kenya Sights

Swahili House Museum

  • Off Main St. Map It
  • Lamu

Updated 12/02/2014

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This beautifully restored Swahili merchant's house has original period furniture. Notice the traditional beds with woven bases of rope, and the finely carved Kalinda screen in the main room. There's a garden full of flowering tropical shrubs and trees and the original well.

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Off Main St., Lamu, 80500, Kenya

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  • Ksh 500
  • Daily 8–6

Updated 12/02/2014


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