3 MAIN MUSEUMS, ROYAL PALACE
AND MADRID WALK
Looking for perfect Madrid day Tours ? Are you going to stay a short time in Madrid and wish to make the most of your visit ?
Madrid Museum Tours offers an entertaining one day in Madrid. A private walking tour through a little-known Madrid. It features personalized tours into Royal Palace of Madrid and the famous museums in Madrid Spain. Prado, Thyssen Bornemisza and Reina Sofia.
This interesting full day private tour will take you to the exact spot where the medieval Madrid fortress was founded by the Umayyad dynasty. We will also discover the most charming maze of Old Madrid. Narrow streets and ancient houses recently restored . Originally laminated street signs that reveal its history by one image. Taverns that keep alive the most pleasant ways of the locals. Wine and tasty tapas among other spots that go unnoticed for individual travelers. And enrich their perspective and knowledge of Madrid.
Our first private museum tour will be into the Royal Palace which is right next to where the Umayyads built their fortress.
Madrid Private Royal Palace Tour supplies an insight in 18th century Italian architecture. It combines the different styles of decorative arts of the Bourbon monarchy. A building of two thousand eight hundred rooms built in only 17 years ! This private tour of Madrid Museum Tours, will fascinate you. Valuable furniture, amazing clocks, splendid frescoes, magnificent tapestries, original carpets, porcelain rooms, royal collections, paintings of famous painters and beautiful sculptures. To top it all, another luxury. The Royal Armory. An incredible and little known Museum in Madrid. It contents the spectacular armors of Hapsburg Kings Charles I and Philip II . The Royal Armory is an unique display of artistic armour. It bears witness to European History.
We will continue our private tour through three outstanding museums inMadrid. The Prado, of best Museums in Madrid the Prado is Nº 1.
Madrid Museum Tours offers 10 private tours of the Prado Museum. An excellent opportunity to understand the evolution of the art of painting . Or learn the history of Spain. From Ferdinand and Isabella, the Catholic Kings, until the 19th century.
Madrid Museum Tours official guides will explain you all about Prado Museum. In quite different ways as is customary with conventional tourist guides companies. Or audio guides, provided by the Museum itself. In our Prado Museum guided Tour our official guides will discuss with you :
- the history of each masterpiece
- its creative artist
- the contextual environment and the relationship with other schools of painting.
Madrid Museum Tours will provide a painting technique analysis. And, best of all, the secrets that hide behind the masterpieces of the greatest masters. All this explained in a fun and easy to understand manner, which is the best way to learn, enjoy and appreciate art.
Thyssen Museum Madrid Museums private Tour by licensed guides. It begins with the description of an excellent building refurbishment. This neoclasical edification, built by Pico della Mirandola was converted into an awesome museum by Spanish architect Rafael Moneo. Its rich collection of paintings, from the Romanesque period until the late Twentieth Century, was initiated and expanded in the first decades of the 20th century by German noble family Thyssen. Along the years it became an outmost important private painting art collection. Assigned in 1993 to Spanish State by baron Hans Heinrich Thyssen Bornemisza. This became possible thanks the valuable mediation of Baroness Carmen Thyssen Bornemisza, last wife of the Baron.
Thyssen Bornemisza Museum private tour is the best complement to our Prado Museum Tours because its collection provide schools, periods and masters that are not present at the Prado like paintings from Flemish artists of the XVII century, German Expresionists, American Abstract , Pop Art…
We will proceed afterwards to the last museum of this exciting journey.
This Private Reina Sofia Museum Tour, is a marvellous tour through most outstanding paintings and sculptures of the time lapse between the fabulous Spanish expressionist painters such as Ramón Casas, Ignacio Zuloaga, Anglada Camarasa and young Pablo Picasso. Get ready to assimilate the secrets hidden in the works of the most important Spanish representatives of Cubism (Picasso, Juan Gris), Surrealism (Dalí, Dominguez, Angeles Santos, Remedios Varo, Joan Miró, etc..), and all the technical innovations like collage, psychic automatism, frottage, grattage and staining, among others, that propelled the art of painting to a New Era.
Guernika by Pablo Picasso (the masterpiece of XX century paintings) will be the strongest point of this unforgettable private Reina Sofia Tour. You will learn how Picasso’s Guernika captures the nightmare of massive aerial bombardments and understand why controversy persists about the multiple symbols of the painting. Picasso refused in life to explain it, but thanks this private tour you will have a deep insight in previous works of other artists which influenced Picasso in the difficult creative process of Guernika, and the most significant interpretations of this great artwork against all the world’s wars and men’s violence.