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Caliwood Museo de la Cinematografia

Avenida Belalcazar No. 5A-55 Oeste - Edificio El Retiro, Cali, Colombia
+57 2 8922544
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Full of treasures in every corner

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

Reviewed 21 March 2018
GringoJorge
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Cali, Colombia
Takes you back in time

A wonderful little museum,definitely worth a visit when in Cali.We were lucky to get a personal... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2018
manchekin
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Oslo, Norway
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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.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“film making” (3 reviews)
“silent film” (2 reviews)
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Avenida Belalcazar No. 5A-55 Oeste - Edificio El Retiro, Cali, Colombia
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+57 2 8922544
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"film making"
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"great collection"
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"silent film"
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"small movie theater"
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"audio guide"
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"small museum"
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"saturday afternoon"
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"personal tour"
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"on display"
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"hugo"
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"films"
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"equipment"
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"director"
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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.

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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
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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

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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!

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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

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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

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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

We went there with the idea to just jump in and see what's there. It was a great experience !! The owner is amazing and super passionated and knows SO much. He has a great collection of old (but stil working!) stuff and things. It's...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

We had a great experience and were impressed by the big collection and the detailed information about the different cinema objects. The director had also a big knowledge about the cinema industry and technical proces. At the end we watched the old movies in the...More

Thank Emilie C
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Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

I had low expectations before going to this museum. Now I wonder why I had not come before. I was lucky to have the owner give us a detailed tour. I attended a saturday afternoon around 2:30 pm. He stated that people visit the most...More

1  Thank Fred L
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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

I was truly blown away by the tour here. I wasn't expecting much when I turned up and just went to pass the time but ultimately I think it was my bet experience in Cali. It was so cool to see all the old film...More

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