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Caliwood Museo de la Cinematografia

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Must see if you are into filmmaking

This small but rich museum has a some stories to tell about the history of filmmaking but also... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Cali, Colombia
Very enjoyable museum

Fantastic little museum. I paid a visit on the recommendation of the front desk of my hostel, and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Steve G
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Caliwood Cinema Museum its located in Cali, Colombia. The newly opened museum is currently the only cinema museum in the country preserving the largest collection of theatre projectors, movie cameras, photo cameras, posters, and memorabilia.
Avenida Belalcazar No. 5A-55 Oeste - Edificio El Retiro, Cali, Colombia
+57 2 8922544
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This small but rich museum has a some stories to tell about the history of filmmaking but also about how these techniques were applied in the culture of Cali.

Thank JohnyKnows
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic little museum. I paid a visit on the recommendation of the front desk of my hostel, and I'm really glad I did. For a small museum, they pack a lot in - there's a large selection of projectors and cameras as well as movie...More

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to Caliwood early one morning after realizing that Museo de Tertulia did not open until 10AM. I did not expect to enjoy it as much as I did. We did an audio tour which guided us through several displays and rooms. There were...More

Thank dirtyrotten
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

This is a great museum and definitely a must see in Cali. A lot of information and a really superb explanation. Thank you so much for sharing your collection.

Thank Jacqueline W
Reviewed 21 March 2018

The staff is knowledgable and friendly. we took our kids (30 of them) as a school field trip and they loved it.

Thank GringoJorge
Reviewed 22 February 2018

A wonderful little museum,definitely worth a visit when in Cali.We were lucky to get a personal tour by very enthusiastic Santiago who really took us back in time showing us films,cameras and other things we totally have forgotten about today.A great collection of things from...More

Thank manchekin
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Caliwood is a great way to spend an afternoon when visiting Cali. It is a small museum with a fascinating collection of cameras, movie projectors, film posters, and more. The museum alone is really cool, but what made my experience great was the eagerness and...More

1  Thank Marisa L
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

I went there with a couple of friends and their kid. Great way of learning about the Cali and Colombian film making history. It might be a little too small, but you have to cherish how much they have done with so little space!

Thank Adriana R
Reviewed 21 December 2017

This small museum details the interesting history of film in Cali. I was greeted by Santiago, who explained the free audio tour so I didn't get lost. I still got kind of lost because the english instructions were a little confusing but honestly, it was...More

Thank c0lemurphy
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

This small museum has an incredible selection of cameras and cinematic equipment. It made a nice change from the usual museums housing archaeological or religious artefacts, and my favourite part was watching a few original short films and cartoons. The owner and staff are lovely,...More

Thank SDRJvoy
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