Our Culture. Our Stories.










Our Story

MATHAGA is an independent, non-partisan books and gift store whose aim is to bridge the gap and connect the modern generation of Kenyans to their history, traditions, culture and heritage. With a collection of books from renowned and independent publishers, topics ranging from myths and folklore, native languages, history, culture, proverbs, poetry and fiction, you can now buy these books online and have them shipped to wherever you are - locally and internationally, or visit our physical shop at Kikuyu town. Our passion is curating the past, preserving it for posterity, to help create new memories around the fire.


Visit Our Shop

Crave Kitchen Cafe (Opposite Kikuyu Railway Station)

Post Office Rd,
Kikuyu Town, Kenya.

DIRECTIONS FROM NAIROBI CBD:

Bus: Take Route 102 or 105 matatus and alight at Kikuyu Bus Station. Walk down post office rd - we are at the tail end of the road next to Crave Kitchen Cafe.

Train: Take the train at Nairobi Railway Station and alight at Kikuyu Railway Station. We are right opposite the station.

Directions