Prado Museum, an overview to spanish painting, plus skip the line

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Tour Number

Activity Level

214507


Categories

Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

Spanish (fluent), Greek (advanced), English (fluent)

A look to a diferent Prado Museum angle


The tour aims to show spanish art, diferent history and periods, trough some of the more unknown but at same time, best technical art works.
From the magnificent drowing technics of Ribera to Greco's misticism or the sutile Herrera el Mozo compositions.
Of course on the way, Tiziano, Rubens and other many great artists in this "different perspective of art" tour that I like to deliver.
Let's discover them together at the Prado.

Itinerary

Hotel Pick up
The we will do a gentle walk on our way to the museum, in this walk will make an introduction of the area to reach the museum and then access trough Goya's gate, will will explore the main corridor to find our shelfs in position, to go for a quick introduction of whats happening on earlier days to reach Goya's rooms, and then go to the next step after him, to understand the development of the art school.
As we go trough nineteenth century rooms, we will observe from big format to small format paintings, oils, watercolors, landscapes, history themas or social ones!
Most likely we will go back in time at the end, to take a look at some of the Flamenco artists such as Bosch!
Then you will have your own time, to keep admiring one of the best galleries in the World.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Traveller's Hotel

End location: Prado Museum

Duration: 3 hours

Transportation

We will walk from our hotel to the Museum.
If Hotel a bit far from Museum we will either take the bus or Metro

What’s Included

Other: Me as your guide trough the Prado Museum.
An art history lesson.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

30 eur - Entrances fees aren't included in the price, I will purchase tickets in advance so we can skip the line, but tickets will have to be paid to me the day of the tour.
Entrance fee to Prado Museum is 15,5€ per person.

What’s Extra

Other: Entraces to the Museum 15,5€ per person.
The reason for not including the tickets is related to the amount of people. Every booking is different.

PS: I will purchase the tickets in advance so then traveller can pay them at the begining of the tour.
Traveller can purchase its own tickets, if so, please let me know before booking so I dont buy them.

A Recent Review of this tour

Enrique was terrific for the tour for 5 of us. He is so knowledgable about art history and the context for these highlights and such a pleasant, optimistic, upbeat person. Just great!
Julia Walsh

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