LIFE STORIES OF
KINGS AND QUEENS OF SPAIN
Spanish Royal Family ancestors are presented on this private tour by Madrid Museum Tours. From King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella till mean King Ferdinand VII.
This private Prado museum tour brought to you by Madrid Museum Tours unveils the exciting historical episodes and inner circle adventures in the lives of the Kings of Spain. We will get to know their dreams and ambitions as well as their successes and failures, their love affairs and personal disappointments, in short, all the emotions that were hidden behind their absolute power. This private Prado Tour wanders in front of the portraits of Queens, Kings, Princes, Princesses and other Royal Family characters displayed in the Prado Museum. It will allow us to understand the role they played in the History of Spain and learn some important facts or tasty gossip about our Queens and Kings, like what was the great dream that the Catholic Monarchs, Isabel and Fernando, fought tirelessly to make real? Was Queen of Castilla & Leon Juana la Loca so crazy, as people said? What hobby did Emperor Charles V have after his abdication? Who was the greatest love of Philip II? How Philip IV repented his promiscuous behavior? Was Juan Jose of Austria really such an ambitious and unscrupulous person? How did Queen Isabel de Farnesio soothed the outbursts of King Philip V ? What was the greatest frustration of Charles III, the best King of Spain in last five centuries? Since when and why has a notary to be by the bedside of a dying king? Who was more promiscuous, according to the customs of her time, María Cristina de Borbon-Dos Sicilias or her daughter, Queen Isabel II…?
This private Prado museum tour will also highlight the painting techniques and symbols used by the great masters as they immortalized the Spanish royalty in all its glory and human complexity.
Adults and Children will have a great time with our Madrid Kings and Queens of Spain Tour