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Across Madrid Cultural Tours

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Walking tours of the Prado, Sorolla, Lazaro Galdiano, Thyssen and Archaeological Museums, Madrid in the Spanish Civil War, Food and Culture, Introduction to Madrid, and Medieval Toledo. We offer 15 history and interactive walks and museum visits...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Calle Campomanes 8, 28013 Madrid, Spain
+34 652 57 64 23
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a tour of the Prado Museum with our 4 little boys (ages 5 - 11). Almu was completely incredible with maintaining their attention and interaction! Her knowledge of the museum and pieces is exceptional. We absolutely recommend this tour to anyone wanting a...More

1  Thank Companion25399831538
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a fantastic tour about the Spanish Civil War in Madrid including the role of the International Brigades, It presented very interesting information about Spain and Spanish history leading up to the war, what actually happened in and to Madrid during the war and...More

2  Thank GrandTour187528
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I highly recommend this tour. Almu was able to accommodate me at very short notice and organised for Tristan to take me on a walking tour in Madrid City Centre. I’m a huge fan of history and was not disappointed by the amount of information...More

2  Thank Sinead F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

City tours are our way of entering the history of a city. Almudena's civil war tour stands head and shoulders above any I have taken anywhere else for the depth of its historical research married with the insights of a family caught up in the...More

2  Thank Terence R
Reviewed 7 October 2018

I think we found a gem when we came across Dr Almudena Cros on the internet. My husband and I took her 3 hour tour of the Prado, which was an absolute joy. Almu is not only expert but is charming, hugely passionate about her...More

2  Thank 814catriona
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We had the recent pleasure of taking a private Prado tour with Almudena. She was absolutely wonderful, beginning from the moment we met her outside the museum. Notwithstanding that we had pre-purchased entry tickets, the line was quite long. Almudena generously extended or time with...More

2  Thank sml123
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

I had the great fortune to book 3 tours with Across Madrid last week. Pablo was my assigned guide for the three tours, and he was amazing. His knowledge and passion (he has a PhD in Art History) made the tours incredibly interesting and vivid....More

1  Thank LorenaMas
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Mary and I are very interested in the true story of the Spanish Civil War, therefore we took advantage of our recent stay in Madrid to look at key places in it's history. We had a personal tour of the main sites with one of...More

1  Thank Ken L
Reviewed 25 September 2018

If you are looking for a casual, tourist Civil War tour, this tour is not for you. I booked this tour in advance as I knew the perspective of the tour would be one that I share. Dr. Cros is an acknowledged scholar, for whom...More

2  Thank JJK2208
Reviewed 23 September 2018

I have long had an interest in the Spanish Civil War and how despite the horror and suffering it ultimately led to World War 2. Had Britain and America come to the aid of the democratically elected govenement of Spain, might we all have avoided...More

2  Thank Alyson H
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Expansive plazas, local and foreign crowds, street
performers, colorful lights, window shopping,
restaurant signs promising the best paella, ham, and
churros con chocolate- this is downtown Madrid, a
collection of plazas interconnected by a network of
side streets. Some of these side streets are wide
pedestrian shopping routes, and some are hidden, so
it's possible to duck in and out of the bustle as
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14 November 2018|
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Response from Ethel C | Reviewed this property |
Details on website of acrossmadrid, contact Dr. Almudena Cros. Highly recommended.
11 July 2018|
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Response from AMadrid14 | Property representative |
Dear canadakate_11, Which tour would you like to take? Please contact us through our website- just google AcrossMadrid and you will find us. We look forward to hearing from you and we appreciate an early booking since we... More
2 July 2018|
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Response from AMadrid14 | Property representative |
Hi! Yes, we can certainly do the Prado for Children tour with a 5 year old! I adapt the content and the vocabulary depending on the age of the child, and it works really well- you will be surprised how much a 5-year old will... More
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
8 May 2018|
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