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Context Madrid Tours

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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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Reviewed 30 October 2014

We did a three hour private tour of the highlights of the Prado. Our guide, Barbara, was incredible! She was extremely knowledgeable, with answers to every question we asked. She took us on a wonderful tour of the masterpieces at the Prado and gave us...More

Date of experience: October 2014
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Reviewed 30 October 2014

We took the three hour Prado tour with Andrea. She gave us a great indepth tour of the museum and a survey if the highlights. We were somewhat conversant in art history and she added greatly to our knowledge. It was a very efficient use...More

Date of experience: October 2014
1  Thank Mkoz
Reviewed 13 August 2014

If you want to see Madrid, and I mean actually SEE Madrid, then taking this tour at the beginning of your trip will be the best money you can spend. We both love to travel, and have an appreciation and background in history but our...More

Date of experience: August 2014
3  Thank 733bradc
Reviewed 7 July 2014

This was an excellent tour. We only had a short time in Madrid, and this tour really made our experience there much better. It gave us a perspective that we couldn't have received in such a short time. Context is always worthwhile!

Date of experience: July 2014
2  Thank zimmiepoodle
Reviewed 7 May 2014

Knowing little about Spanish painters, we decided we needed an expert to guide us through the highlights of the Prado. Andrea of Context Travel was our guide and she did an excellent job of taking us through the collection and explaining the importance of the...More

Date of experience: April 2014
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Reviewed 2 May 2014

We use Context everywhere that we can. Here in Madrid, we did the Walk Through the Centuries, Toledo and El Escoriale tours and they were all educational and entertaining. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: April 2014
1  Thank BGosivetti
Reviewed 4 April 2014

We took the Civil War walk and it was fantastic. The guide, Ms. Lourdes Fernandez, was incredible. She took us first to the spot where George Orwell and Ernest Hemingway watched the front advance towards Madrid. Next, we proceeded to the Reina Sofia museum where...More

Date of experience: March 2014
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Reviewed 31 March 2014

During our week-long visit in Madrid, we arranged a 3-hour tour through Toledo w/ Context Travel for our family of four adults. Our guide was organized, pleasant, knowledgeable and flexible. Everything we could want in a guide. We recommend Context Travel. It was well worth...More

Date of experience: March 2014
Thank jskantor
Reviewed 7 February 2014

We went on Context Tour’s Madrid through the Centuries the day after we arrived in Madrid. We are so glad we did. Our guide was Alma Cross and her tour was the best tour we have ever been on. Alma provided an extremely informative and...More

Date of experience: January 2014
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Reviewed 12 September 2013

"Madrid trough the centuries" This was a pretty informative tour, after reading the reviews from Context that only leads walks with pretty knowledgable docents, we decided to book this tour, it was a great way to get an idea of the layout of the street...More

Date of experience: August 2013
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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