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Gato de Tejada

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Address: Avenida 4N Calle 1B oeste, Cali, Colombia
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Lindo recuerdo

Very pretty, remembering the artist and all the sites around the Penon and Normandia neighborhoods. It is free and just a short stroll from the Penon park.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The cat is located at the entrance o a walkway where you can see other cat sculptures. The sculptures are beautiful and the path is surrounded by nature.

Thank Paula Halloween
Zele, Belgium
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a nice area to walk around, very safe as well. The cats are beautiful and they are located right by the river, which makes the setting even nicer. On the other hand, a 5-10 minute walk and you've seen it all. Would recommend stopping by when you are in the area, but don't jump in a cab for a... More 

Thank Hans S
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very pretty, remembering the artist and all the sites around the Penon and Normandia neighborhoods. It is free and just a short stroll from the Penon park.

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Houston, Texas
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

These are sculptures along the Cali River. The cat sculptures are colorful, beautiful, and witty. Any cat lover or art lover should take the time and stop by. In a few words this is the brief story of “el gato del rio” (the cat of the river or the river’s cat) The big cat is a male and was the... More 

Thank Katyka9
Springfield, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015

there are many cats here in this park, the cats have other animals painted in top of them. There are about 8 cats and one big cat. The cats are sculptures made by local artist.

Thank FragilePetal14
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

The place is cool, there are a lot of sculptures of cats, everyone has a different story, the surroundings are fine, there is a rives just next to this place, and some places to eat

Thank Sebastián V
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

Small park adjacent to river which is currently low on water, Interesting to see lots of statues paiinted in various colours. Spent about 10 mins walking up and down. We dropped in on a 3 hour taxi tour.

Thank Wallbanger2
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

On the side of the cali river. Near our hotel. Nice walk. Go to ventoline for a nice ice cream after you visited the cats. When we were there the park was under construction.

Thank kleeffie
Cali, Colombia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

I visited here a couple of times. The first being back in 2011 around Christmas time. It reminds me how Minneapolis placed the snoopy statues all over in tribute to Charles Schultz. The cats were in a beautiful place with lots of trees within the city close to the river. I had a cab drop me off, and I spent... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

We took great pictures! It is 3 minute walk from Intercontinental hotel. I felt safe. I counted 19 cats including the big one. What is your count?.

Thank Valentina G

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