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Address: Red Cliffs Lodge, Mile Post 14 Highway 28, Moab, UT 84532
Phone Number: 435 259 2002
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Description: Film museum containing exhibits about films (mostly Westerns) shot in Moab.

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It was quite a surprise to learn so many movies have been filmed here in Moab area. Not surprise from beautiful scenery. It was quite interesting to see such history!

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 28, 2015
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Ellsworth, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

We thought that this little museum was great. It's free and part of a great lodge. We found the people there super friendly and this little museum interesting and the area beautiful. You don't have to stay at the lodge or eat at their restaurant to enjoy the museum...we didn't

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columbus, ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

We stayed at the Red Cliffs Lodge and visited the museum while there one evening. Amazing place with so much information on the history of the film industry in the area. Price was free which was very unexpected. Place is 14 miles out of town but a beautiful ride from Moab if you go.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

After dinner at the Lodge we went to the Museum. They play a short movie about all the films made in Utah and at the Ranch. Found it very interesting. A walk down memory lane. Nicely done. Another great feature at the Ranch.

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Fort Worth, TX
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44 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

The drive there was spectacular. The museum itself, yawn........ Lots of photos that were simply head shots of people involved in the local film industry. A very creepy mannequin that was supposed to represent either Thelma or Louise. Not very much memorabilia or props, which is what we were hoping to see. We did enjoy the on-premise restaurant.

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Hattiesburg
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

It was quite a surprise to learn so many movies have been filmed here in Moab area. Not surprise from beautiful scenery. It was quite interesting to see such history!

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Utah
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

This small but incredibly informative and entertaining collection is just 13 road/river miles upstream from Moab inside the Red Cliffs Lodge. There is a clever 25-minute video that well explains the history of movie-making in the Moab area. After seeing the museum we spent a few minutes in the on-site winery tasting room and gift shop and had a lovely... More 

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

We loved the museum, very entertaining and a ton of info. Not sure I would have paid for it, great that it's free! So nice that it was free too! We stopped by the winery (super pretty but honestly, terrible wine) and would have made a reservation at the hotel restaurant if we'd been thinking ahead. Such an amazing veranda... More 

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Franklin, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

This is a wonderful small museum inside the Red Cliffs Lodge. It gives lots of info on the many western movies that were filmed in the Moab area. The best part is that the museum is free and open to the public.

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Hamilton, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Just a pleasant few miles drive out of town you will come to Red Cliff's Lodge, which was out of our price range, but the free movie museum downstairs was not! This is open to the public all day long and features memorabilia from some of the many films made in and around Moab, Ut. It is truly an unexpected... More 

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Montrose, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

This is well worth a few hours of time, particularly since the Lodge provides access to it free of charge! Although I'm not a movie buff, it was really fun to find out how many of these western movies I'd actually seen that were filmed in this area. A well done video is shown continuously that features short clips of... More 

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