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Gato de Tejada

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Address: Avenida 4N Calle 1B oeste, Cali, Colombia
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Came here on the night that I arrived in Cali And it is really nice sculptures! I love the scenery and all the different types of cats and it was really cool that they have... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 8, 2015
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

Came here on the night that I arrived in Cali And it is really nice sculptures! I love the scenery and all the different types of cats and it was really cool that they have different background stories. Something else, but do recommend it

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Cali, Colombia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015 via mobile

If you can read some Spanish or if you like cats, this small exhibit is worth your time. If not, you may not appreciate the meaning behind the art.

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Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

This is a very nice place to visit if you like art and cats ! Artists made a great job decorating the cats status.

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Bogota
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

The tejada's cat is an sculpture made in bronce, donated to the city in 1996, because the City plan of river recovery. Ten years after the Commerce City Chamber gives 15 complementary sculptures known as the "cat's girlfriends" that were given to 15 artists as a base for their creations. You can find artist as Maripaz Jaramillo or Omar Rayo... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Original collection of cats beautiful statues. Each one has its own name and history. Wether you love cats or not, it is one of the artistic symbols of the city of Cali and it is free, so just just go for it! At worse it will only be a short walk in the shade along the river, nothing bad...

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36 reviews 36 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Just in front of El Peñon and just across the Colombia Avenue, you must stop and observe this master piece of sculture, a black cat stand over the river bank. behind there are a wine bar and also a jazz place, and pizza shop, all you need to enrich your soul and body

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

It's something you can visit in 4 minutes sharp. A bunch of "artistic" cat sculptures by many artists. In a green area next to a noisy high trafficked street. However you won't find much more to see in Cali, so enjoy it slowly!

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Cali, Colombia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

This is a great place to stop by in Cali. Specially after they put the female cats, the place got a much better looking. It is safe, relaxing and cultural.

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

We are biased. We love cats. We have a beautiful Siamese kitty, and love cats. We love what the artist has done with the works and captured the many personalities cats have! Well done and fun! MEOW!!

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Yes it's just a bunch of painted cat sculptures... but it's a long a really cool river walk, and if you can read some Spanish, the signs that explain the meaning behind the cats make it worth the walk. Grab some ice cream from Ventolini (right across the street) and then stroll down the river looking at the cats. Makes... More 

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