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About Us


Our History

Bomas of Kenya was started by the Government of Kenya in 1971 as wholly owned subsidiary of the Tourism Finance Corporation (TFC) the Company was established to Preserve, Maintain and Promote the Rich Diverse cultural values of various ethnic groups of Kenya and to act as a tourist attraction centre thus Bomas of Kenya is expected to preserve the authenticity of the Kenya’s Cultural values and to portray them in the pure form.

With the current growing interest in cultural heritage, growth in cultural tourism has increased a positive worldview of the importance of cultural resources as a tool for creating economic development while preserving cultural resources. As the premier institution in cultural resources preservation and management, Bomas of Kenya is bound to play a bigger role in the development and promotion of cultural tourism in Kenya.

Our Mission

To preserve,maintain,educate and promote the diverse cultures of various ethnic groups in Kenya

Our Vision

To be the leading custodian of Kenya’s diverse cultures as a national heritage for prosperity and posterity.


Our Core Values

  • Professionalism and Authenticity
  • Customer Orientation
  • Result Driven
  • Humility and Respect For Other People
  • Team Spirit among staff
  • Corporate Citizenship and Social Responsibility
  • Transparency and Accountability
  • Efficiency
  • Creativity and Innovativeness

Our Partners