Between 1917 and 1931, this modern-day museum was home to Baroness Karen Blixen, a Danish author, Artist, storyteller, poet and dedicated coffee farmer. Her memoir, “Out of Africa” was adopted into a movie by the same title produced by Sydney Pollack. The 1985 Academy Award-winning film, “Out of Africa”, is based on her life in Kenya. Karen’s home remains intact with antique pieces of furniture, copies of her artwork, booksand early age farm machinery among other attractions. The museum also holds natural history and education programs as well as gift shop and grounds that can be used for events.