About Karen Village
It is a suburb 10km west of Nairobi and is globally recognized as the location of the film and story 'out of Africa' by Karen Blixen. It is an art, culture ,heritage center which has artists studios and workshops , a farmers market, small shops , a theatre area with an open air. It si the biggest yet creative arts and cultural center in Nairobi. Very serene clean and green environment , away from the hustle of the city.Perfect place to explore art ,interact with artists and meet up with new friends.
ACTIVITIES AND ENTERTAINMENT
Karen Village has over 25 studios which have a variety of artists such as painters , glass artists ,farmers , scalpturists, fashion designers and digital artists. It also has restaurants with local foods and encourage entrepreneurial activities to keep the farmers market and local Kenyan market alive.'Made in Kenya ' is their philosophy. It also has an African creative center with music makers ,production and stage artists as well as theatre and a community radio station .
Experience a great tour at their culture room with a resource learning library ; not to forget the hub of art and media.
FEATURES AND FACILITIES
Kare Village provides a tour desk, non -smoking rooms , a garden , free wifi and bar.
it also has facilities such as free parking, airport shuttle , food and drinks , massage , pedicure and more.
Karen Village is keen on social enterprise and ocean sole , still alive productions , local aid and legacy arts as well as theatre company. The reception and ambiance in this place is great. The food variety as well. Live band and soothing piped music makes it just perfect for entertainment.