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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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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 26 March 2011

If you are looking for a standard Madrid tour forget it. If however you are interested in 20th Centuary Spain/ Las Dos Espanas in general and the Spanish Civil War in particular then this tour is most definitely for you. Through a series of anecdotes,...More

7  Thank ValerieMiltonkeynes
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 27 July 2013

Have used Context travel in the past and have been extremely happy. The tour in Madrid was average and not worth the money.

4  Thank Pakebo
Paul B, Owner at Context Madrid Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2013

Dear Pakebo, I'm so sorry that you didn't feel the tour was a good value. We'd really like to get some more specifics from you on this, and will reach out directly offline. Best, Context

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Reviewed 28 May 2012

While in Madrid we signed up for two Context tours -- the tapas walk and the civil war & Guernica. We were very pleased with our small group tapas walk with Vicky of Context Tours. She is extremely informed and took us to four different...More

2  Thank Triptastic12
Reviewed 25 April 2012

Our Introductory Madrid tour with Lourdes was wonderful. She shared many little tips and her enthusiasm was contagious. One great tip was to go to the top floor of La Corte Anglais department store for coffee and a great view. She also gave recommendations for...More

2  Thank CC L
Reviewed 20 April 2012

We have taken Context Tours in Rome, Florence, and Paris always focussing on museums or architecture. We tried the orientation tour in Madrid and now we don't know why we haven't taken an orientation tour in other cities. Not only does your docent give you...More

2  Thank artslover
Reviewed 30 August 2011

We were a group of four and our guide for our walking tour of old Madrid was knowledgeable and engaging. She knew her subject and her love of the city and the art within came across so well. It was a fabulous way to orient...More

5  Thank StephHitH
Reviewed 26 March 2011

If you are looking for a standard Madrid tour forget it. If however you are interested in 20th Centuary Spain/ Las Dos Espanas in general and the Spanish Civil War in particular then this tour is most definitely for you. Through a series of anecdotes,...More

7  Thank ValerieMiltonkeynes
Reviewed 26 January 2011

I can't speak highly enough about this tour as it exceeded my expectations on every level. My docent was brilliant, and provided me the most thorough and inside look on the subject of my seminar. If you seek to understand a city from the inside...More

4  Thank LaTortugaViajera
Reviewed 3 December 2010

Over the last couple of years, my family and I have had the occasion to use Context Tours (in Rome and in Istanbul - a total of 3 tours with them) and we have been extremely happy with each tour we have taken. We like...More

3  Thank NJBellePrinceton_NJ
Reviewed 2 November 2010

I just returned from Madrid where I took a tour of the Prado with Context Tours. My guide was Almu who was treiffic. She taught us how to decode paintings and brought the paintings to life. I always use Context Tours where they are available....More

5  Thank Ocala123
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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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