Guided Tours in and around Madrid

Special museums

Guided visits to Madrid’s lesser-known yet precious and relaxing museums: Royal Academy, Lázaro Galdiano, Sorolla…


Museo del Traje: the dress of History

Museo del Traje: the dress of History

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If our clothes say a lot about us, the history of garment is our history. Let’s focus on our past in a different way, through Madrid’s Museo del Traje (Garment Museum). From the sociological point of view –for the amount of information on a society provided by...
Sorolla Museum: the painter in his studio

Sorolla Museum: the painter in his studio

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Sorolla is the main representative of what could be considered Spanish Impressionist, although the concept doesn’t fit absolutely to the Mediterranean light sea-side views which made him famous all over the world. He was specially appreciated in the United...
Royal Academy, school of artists

Royal Academy, school of artists

The Museum of the Fine Arts Royal Academy of Saint Ferdinand exhibits the collection of the academic institution where, for instance, Goya taught and Picasso took lessons. As this institution existed even before the Prado, works of Art expropriated (for instance, to...
Archeological Museum: Atapuerca-Alhambra

Archeological Museum: Atapuerca-Alhambra

The National Archaeological Museum (Museo Arqueológico Nacional-MAN)  was born in 1867 to host the most valuable remains of the past found in Spanish ground. The present set up recovers that purpose. Where shall we start from? Visiting the MAN is a vertiginous walk...