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Context Madrid: Tours & Tickets

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Context Travel offers cultural and historical tours and activities led by deep subject-matter experts in over 50 cities around the world. With coverage of lesser known locales as well as main city sites, our experts take clients through in-depth...more
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the Prado Museum tour with Michael this morning and it was wonderful. One other couple came so there were four of us. Michael was enthusiastic and passionate about art and knows the Prado very well. Of course we couldn’t see everything in three...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank ILoveBroadway
Reviewed 2 October 2019

Patricia began the tour with a rant about politics, Christianity and feminism that consumed 40 minutes of the tour. The rest of the tour encompassed about 18 to 20 works of art and a total lack of attention of Rubens among others. The last part...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank John E
Reviewed 1 August 2019

Barbara, a Phd gave an interesting and enlightening tour. Absolutely recommend having her as a tour guide.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 16 May 2019

Andrea, a doctorate in art history, took our group of 5 through a “crash course “ of masterworks in the Prado. Her knowledge is expansive and comprehensive. She reintroduced is to paintings we knew about but showed all of them in a new light. She...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Neely S
Reviewed 7 May 2019

We used Context on a tour of the Louvre in Paris -- after that, we will always seek them out while touring a new city. We knew that the Prado would be a great tour especially with all the artwork, it can be overwhelming. Our...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 21 March 2019 via mobile

Fatima was the docent for this tour and she was great. The tour that she ran gave a great history lesson of Spain and covered all the best paintings in the museum. Context do the best walking tours and this tour was certainly one of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 18 November 2018

I had a great experience with Context Tours in Toledo. We left from the Madrid train station and traveled together to Toledo, where we had an educational, organized and enjoyable tour. We learned about the interesting history of the city, and because of the guide's...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

I took two Context tours in Paris in April 2018, one in Toledo, Spain in August 2018, and one at the Prado in Madrid in September 2018. I've used Context four times now because the experience has always been exceptional. Barbara was the docent for...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2018 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

Date of experience: July 2018
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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

Date of experience: May 2018
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ContextTravel, Owner at Context Madrid, 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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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