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Context Madrid Tours

28012 Madrid, Spain
+1 800-691-6036
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Context Madrid is a network of scholars, architects, art historians, and other experts who organize in-depth, small-group tours of Madrid.
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28012 Madrid, Spain
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"small group"
in 6 reviews
"incredibly knowledgeable guide"
in 2 reviews
"walking tour"
in 6 reviews
"reina sofia museum"
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"personalized tour"
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"art history"
in 4 reviews
"favorite part"
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"hour tour"
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"tapas"
in 6 reviews
"subject matter"
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"docent"
in 8 reviews
"expert"
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"tavernas"
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"toledo"
in 9 reviews
"politics"
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"scholars"
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"depth"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Context Travel in Spain far exceeded my expectations. Before arriving in Spain, I had arranged both a introduction to Madrid tour which was with Barbara, and also an excursion to Segovia which was with Lourdes. We so enjoyed our tours that within less than 24...More

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Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

My husband & I have been baffled by the “protocols” surrounding tapas so we signed up for the Context Travel Tavernas & Tapas tour. What a delight! Our guide Clara was wonderful! Clara was knowledgeable plus she was just fun to be around. We sampled...More

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ContextTravel, Owner at Context Madrid Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Hello cherylj489, thanks so much for taking the time to post a review. We're delighted to hear you had such a good time on your tour with Clara and will happily pass on your kind words to her. We hope we can continue to impress...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2018

Terrific experience on a Context tour of the Reina Sofia museum with a very knowledgeable guide who explained the art in the historical/political context of the times. We of course saw Picasso's Guernica, but we also looked at/learned about lots of other art we might...More

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ContextTravel, Owner at Context Madrid Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2018

Hi 215Deborah215, thanks for taking the time to post a review. We're thrilled to hear you enjoyed our Reina Sofía Crash Course and that you learned so much from our docent. We really appreciate your repeat business and we hope we can welcome you again...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I studied art extensively in college. We made the mistake a few years ago of trying to tackle the Louvre and barely saw anything. I very much wanted someone to take us around the Prado and give us an in-depth tour of...More

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ContextTravel, Owner at Context Madrid Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Hi Caseyestrella, thanks for your review. We're really pleased to hear you had such a great experience with Andrea at the Prado. She never fails to impress clients with her breadth of knowledge and it's great that your tour was no exception. We hope we...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2018

Myself and my boyfriend went on the Reina Sofia museum tour this past Saturday while in Madrid. It was our first time being part of a tour group through a museum and we both agreed it made our experience much more meaningful and memorable. With...More

Thank Andrea M
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ContextTravel, Owner at Context Madrid Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Hi Andrea M, Thanks for taking the time to submit feedback, we're really pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your Reina Sofia visit with Fatima. She truly is an asset to our team and we'll happily pass on your kind words. We hope we...More

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Reviewed 19 February 2018

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ContextTravel, Owner at Context Madrid Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

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Reviewed 8 February 2018

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Reviewed 18 January 2018

We went on the walking tour at the Prado with Michael. He was not only knowledge, but enjoyed what he was taking about. The group was small, so he could engage with us collectively and individually. The tour was well put together to create an...More

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ContextTravel, Owner at Context Madrid Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

Dear BrentisGone, Thanks a lot for taking the time to write about your experience with Madrid. We're thrilled you enjoyed your experience with Michael at the Prado, he truly is an asset to our team and we'll be happy to pass on your kind words....More

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Whenever we get to a new city, especially if we don't have a lot of time and there's a lot to see, we try to find a Context Tour for at least some part of it. There are never more than 6 people on your...More

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Response from Caseyestrella | Reviewed this property |
The Context tour is a private tour and it is not booked through the Prado. This was our 2nd Context tour and they were both in English since that is what we requested. Context secures your tickets and provides the guide... More
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