The Prado Museum - Skip the line Private Guided Tour

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The Prado Museum is one of the most visited monuments in Madrid, and not just because of the breathtaking neoclassical facades. Inside, on a 2 to 2.5 hour private tour, you will discover a world-class collection of art that captivates travelers from all over the world. No trip to the Spanish capital is complete without passing through the Prado’s doors, and with the help of a guide, you won’t waste a moment wondering what you’re browsing.

 

Built in the late 1700s, the Prado began showcasing art in the early 1800s. Predominantly featuring paintings, it also has sculptures and prints among thousands of works dating from the 1200s. The most famous pieces include “Las Meninas” (The Maids of Honor), an inventive self-portrait by Spanish-born Velázquez, and “The Garden of Earthly Delights,” a triptych from Dutch painter Hieronymus Bosch. The Prado houses the largest collection of Italian masterpieces outside of Italy, featuring works like “The Annunciation” by Fra Angelico and “David and Goliath” by Caravaggio. With your expert guide, you’ll hear all about the stories and scandals behind artists including Goya, Rembrandt, El Greco, and others. By the end of your tour, you’ll have walked through centuries of history and taken part in a quintessential Madrilenian experience.

Meeting Point: By the Goya statue at the main entrance, outside of the Prado museum
Duration: 2 to 2.5hs
Starting Time Options: 11am or 2pm
Days: Daily
Includes: Private tour guide; skip the line access; ticket valid for the day of the tour; tour of the permanent collection

Adult

18 years of age or older

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Youth

Between 10 - 17 years of age

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Child

Between 0 - 9 years of age

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