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Caliwood Museo de la Cinematografia

Open Now: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Amazing museum for movie nerds

This museum had one of the best collections of analog/film cameras and projectors I've ever seen... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
johannkbung
Incredible place to learn about film!

Caliwood is a fantastic museum that has an outstanding collection of cameras, film posters, movie... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Noah R
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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.
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Avenida Belalcazar No. 5A-55 Oeste - Edificio El Retiro | A lo diagonal de la Librería Nacional del Oeste, Cali, Colombia
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+57 310 4732282
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This museum had one of the best collections of analog/film cameras and projectors I've ever seen, lots of movie posters and even a camera that belonged to acclaimed Colombian writer Andres Caicedo. Very friendly staff and a well organized audio tour, I learned so much!...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Caliwood is a fantastic museum that has an outstanding collection of cameras, film posters, movie reels, and other items that any film buff would love. The guided tour was great, and the owner is amiable and knowledgeable. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Noah R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great experience here. Avid cinema fan, and particularly in Colombian cinema. It was fascinating to learn about everything from cameras used throughout the century, to press releases and learning about prominent Colombian directors. Also got to see some clips on an old projector...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank theenglishwanderer
Reviewed September 23, 2019 via mobile

I visited Caliwood Museum on a recent trip to Colombia after learning about the films of Andres Caicedo, Luis Ospina, and Carlos Mayolo, who subsequently coined the Caliwood movement in the 70s and made political satire films about the country. Mind you - the museum...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Razonat
Reviewed September 8, 2019

A very nice museum in a very nice city. We were shown around the museum by Mr. Santiago Cárdenas, an extremely kind and enthusiastic gentleman who used to be a projectionist and whose knowledge of the Colombian film industry is beyond impressive.The focus of the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 11, 2019

Un lugar increíble que hace parte del patrimonio cultural de Cali. Las personas que trabajan ahí son muy apasionadas. Recomendadísimo// I highly recomend this place to any person interested in photography and cinema. Also if not interested, you'll change your mind after the visit

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed May 17, 2019 via mobile

We travel frequently and love discovering small, unique places that preserve history. Caliwood is run by people passionate for film who, over many years, have assembled an impressive collection of equipment, artifacts, images, and film from around the world. The exhibit space is small and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 11, 2019 via mobile

The museum is a unique place where you can see at the same site the history of cinematography and photography, with impressive models and short movies from all around the world. It feels like a time capsule that takes you to a different era every...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank anitaruszcsak
Reviewed January 15, 2019

I had no idea Cali was so famous in this area. It was a great and very informative experience. I recommend it to movie and camera lovers.

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank ParisaN68
Reviewed January 13, 2019

In cinema, Cali is the most emblematic city of Colombia, which is why it has the only museum of cinematography in the country. This place holds unique relics that tell the story of how Colombia experienced the arrival of cinema more than a century ago,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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