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Across Madrid Cultural Tours

Calle Campomanes 8, 28013 Madrid, Spain
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Excellent Spanish Civil War Tour with Tristan

I did a brilliant walking tour with Tristan. He was incredibly knowledgable and he made the tour... read more

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Hannah T
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New York City, New York
Extremely Meaningful Spanish Civil War Tour

My wife and I had a wonderful, enlightening and meaningful tour of the Spanish Civil War with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Steve5501
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Portland, Oregon
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Walking tours of the Prado, Sorolla, Lazaro Galdiano and Archaeological Museums, Madrid in the Spanish Civil War, Food and Culture, Introduction to Madrid, and Medieval Toledo. We offer 12 history and interactive walks and museum visits specifically designed for children and families. Tours led in English, Spanish or Italian by a qualified art historian. Come walk with us!
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Calle Campomanes 8, 28013 Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed today

I did a brilliant walking tour with Tristan. He was incredibly knowledgable and he made the tour interesting and fun. I would definitely recommend this tour!

Thank Hannah T
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had a wonderful, enlightening and meaningful tour of the Spanish Civil War with Almudena of Across Madrid Tours. It’s an important tour because she explains a critical historical period that seems to be mostly forgotten in Spain today. No one talks...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great tour. Almu is an incredible resource and is very informed and educated on the topic of the Civil War. I've had interest in the civil war for many years and finally was able to see some of the sites myself. Almu...More

2  Thank Chris G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had just two days in Madrid, and I was fortunate enough to take a tour of The Prado Museum with Almudena Cross. After getting home, all I can think about is when I can go back to take another tour with her. She is...More

1  Thank michaelaogescu
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Almudena Cros gave a great tour of the places in Madrid where the people resisted the Fascist takeover of the Spanish government. She is passionate about the importance of remembering these events, which have no plaques. She is also a thoughtful and helpful tour guide....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Almudena Cros is wonderful and she made this experience fabulous for all of us! (yes, including the parents!) She taught us how to appreciate art, find common threads, understand what the artists and their subjects were trying to convey, and much more. She definitely knows...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Almudena Cros has a passion for the topic of the Spanish Civil War and bringing the inspirational history of the Republicans and their battle against Franco and his fascists to as broad an audience as possible. We learned a lot in this information packed tour....More

Thank Efrat L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tristan gives fantastic Spanish civil war walking tour in Madrid. Excellent information was given in clearly articulated English. Tristan explained the many complexities of Spanish society and politics leading up to the war and some of the issues yet unresolved. A real learning experience.

1  Thank Rumson
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We planned a trip to Spain (husband, myself, and kids - 3 and 5) and I was dying to see the Prado. But seeing a museum with young kids seemed impossible until I found the Prado with Kids tour that Almu offered. She was very...More

1  Thank Wendy L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family has been on a lot of tours in Europe. And I've even given architectural tours in Boston. I can say with confidence and enthusiasm that Almu and her company are among the very very best. I would not go to Madrid without booking...More

3  Thank Chartwell1940
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canadakate_11
8 June 2018|
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Response from AMadrid14 | Property representative |
Dear canadakate_11, Our Spanish Civil War lasts around 4 hours. It would cost 60 euros per senior if there are only 2 of you. Please consider that other companies (including some that plagiarised our work!) are charging... More
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cando101
8 May 2018|
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Response from AMadrid14 | Property representative |
Dear cando101, Our Prado tours run every day and we are flexible regarding starting time. Admission tickets are not included and they cost 15 euros per person, although if you are over 65 you can get in for half the price... More
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ash_b_2013
11 March 2018|
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Response from AMadrid14 | Property representative |
Sorry we did not reply before, we have our hands full with a newborn in the house. Yes, we definitely run tours on Sundays, send me an email through my website and we will see what can be arranged. Many thanks and... More
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