Centro Cultural Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Bogota

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Find a cozy spot and snuggle up with a good book at Centro Cultural Gabriel Garcia Marquez. Opened in 2008 and dedicated to Colombia's most famous literary star, Gabriel García Márquez, the expansive cultural center serves as part library, part museum, part event center. Housing more than 80,000 books in Spanish, the cultural center has become one of Colombia's leading intellectual hubs. Check out the bookstore, where you can find editions in English as well as Spanish, then grab a coffee at the onsite cafe. Take a look at our Bogota trip builder to schedule your visit to Centro Cultural Gabriel Garcia Marquez and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • The defendant free (super class of story) ends here.. where we stayed for lunch because it has the El Corral
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  • Magnificent cultural complex with Bookstore with a beautiful Museum Library collection and El Corral gourmet restaurant has to meet
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  • After the Museum of gold and botero we "lost" hours in this cultural space, dusfrutando essentially of its great library
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  • This building was designed by Rogelio Salmona, one of the most influential contemporary Colombian architects. It is a must stop if you love books and cultural activities.
  • Great place to have a coffee in Bogota downtown
  • A beautiful cultural center in the heart of the city.
  • Cultural center a book store
  • PERFECT GOOD FOOD BOOKS ARCHITECTURE ENVIRONMENT CULTURE OF PEACE!