Nyeri county is located in the central region of kenya. It is currently under the leadership of H. E Governor Mutahi Kahiga. The resident in this region are bantus since they practice crop plantation and livestock keeping. The county has magnificent historical monuments where people love to visit. Here are some of best historical sites.
1)Nyeri Old Clock Tower
The clock tower is located inside consolata mathari mission hospital in Mathari, Nyeri. It was built by italians who established missionary work. A story is told about a priest who used to adjust the clock for the laborers to work extra hours without knowing what time it was.
2)Italian War Memorial Church
The Italian war memorial church is located at mathari towards Nyeri high school. The church was built in 1952 and serves as the resting place for Italian soldiers and their African allies who died during world war 2.The church is unique as it open for mass only once a year to honour the soldiers.
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