Fort Jesus museum is a nice place to visit in Mombasa town. There is a small entry which is to be paid. If you are visiting Mombasa this place should be on your list. It has great history behind it and offers an in depth...More
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History is a way of remembering where we come from; no matter how painful. This helps generations not to repeat mistakes committed by their fore fathers. This sight does just that! This is the commemoration of the war waged by the British; you cannot come...More
It was really interesting to learn about the Portuguese and Arab history and the influences in Mombasa however the site is not well maintained. It would be a shame for it not to be there in the future as a place to visit.
Great History Tour, a little boring for the children. Not far to drive and beautiful views. Everyone recommend it but was just OK?
Fort Jesus is a fort located on Mombasa Island. Designed by Italian Giovanni Battista Cairati, it was built between 1593 and 1596, by order of King Philip I of Portugal, to guard the Old Port of Mombasa. It is one of the top tourist attractions...More
Fort Jesus is a must visit for anyone who visits Mombasa. It is an incredible historic site showcasing the rich history of Mombasa from a military stand point.