Art triangle: Prado, Thyssen and Reina Sofia Museum

Art & Culture

Mercedes G.

Madrid
English, Portuguese, Spanish (Native)
8 hours
Private tour (only you and your group)
Up to 9 people

The "Art Triangle" is one of the most important concentrations of art in the world in the very heart of Madrid, formed by the Prado Museum, the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum and the Reina Sofía Museum. The collection of international paintings in Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum complements the old masters in the Prado Museum and the modern contemporary paintings found in the Reina Sofía Museum. In this private guided tour you’ll enjoy in depth a visit to the 3 museums, their elegant cafés and gift shops.

Itinerary

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Meeting Point

Goya Statue on Felipe IV Street at Prado Museum

Prado Museum

Paintings from the 15th to the 18th century. Flemish, Italian and Spanish school. Bosch, Raphael, Durer, Titian, Tintoretto, El Greco, Velázquez, Ribera, Murillo, Rubens, Goya and others.

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum

Artworks from the 13th to the 20th century. Impressionism, Fauvism, German Expressionism and avant-garde movements of the early 20th century. 19th-century American paintings. Rembrandt, Caravaggio, Manet, Renoir, Cezanne, Van Gogh, Gauguin, Derain, Kandinsky, Picasso, Hopper, Rothko, Piet Mondrian, Jack Pollock, Marc Chagall, Roy Lichtenstein, Delaunay, Kirchner, Paul Klee, Munch and others.

Reina Sofia Museum

Pablo Picasso's masterpiece "Guernica", paintings and sculptures in the context of the Spanish Civil War. Salvador Dalí artworks. Cubism, Surrealism, Dadaism. Juan Gris, Joan Miró, René Magritte, Diego Rivera, Man Ray, Oskar Schlemmer, Sorolla, Óscar Domínguez, Alexander Calder and others.

Ending Point

Reina Sofia Museum on Calle de Santa Isabel

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Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

Guide fee

What‘s not included

Museum tickets

Prado Museum(general tickets: 15 Euros)

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum (€6–9)

Reina Sofia Museum (Box office: 10 € / Online: 8 € )

Hotel pick-up (possible to add under request)

Lunch, meals, food and drinks

Souvenirs

Tips

Important Information

Feel free to check availability for tours and trip arrangements with me, and other cities where I can guide you if you pay my transportation fee.

We will walk from one museum to another as they are within walking distance. It is recommended to wear comfortable shoes. Taking pictures and carrying large backpacks are not allowed in the Prado Museum. Photography without flash is allowed in the Reina Sofía Museum, except in the Picasso area of Guernica. Visitors must wear face mask during the visit and pass temperature control. Daily tour (except TUESDAY, since the Reina Sofía Museum is closed

In this full day private guided tour we’ll make a fascinating journey through the History of Art from the 13th to the 20th century, visiting the 3 most important painting and art museums of Madrid and Spain. We’ll be able to contemplate the major periods and schools of western art, from the Renaissance through Mannerism, Baroque, Rococo, Romanticism and the art of the 19th and 20th centuries to Pop Art. We’ll marvel at works from some movements such as Impressionism, Fauvism, German Expressionism and the experimental avant-garde movements of the early 20th century, and discover an important collection of 19th-century American painting which is unique among European museums.

Durer, Raphael, Bosch, Titian, Tintoretto, Rubens, Rembrandt, Caravaggio, Velázquez, Goya, Manet, Renoir, Cezanne, Van Gogh, Gauguin, Kandinsky, Picasso, Dalí, Hopper and Rothko are some of the great painters whose works enthrall visitors.

The ‘Art Triangle’ is one of the most important concentrations of art in the world in the very heart of Madrid; formed by the Prado Museum, the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum and the Reina Sofía Museum. The collection of international paintings at Thyssen-Bornemisza complements the old masters in the Prado Museum and the modern and contemporary paintings found in the Museo Reina Sofía and offers an excellent sample of 19th century American paintings, which had been all but absent from European museums.

In this full day customized private guided tour you’ll have enough time to enjoy in depth a visit to the 3 museums, including time for sitting at the elegant museums' cafés for a break or lunch and make a stop at the museums’ gift shop to make it an unforgettable experience.

Daily tour (except on TUESDAYS, as Reina Sofia Museum is closed).

For 1 or 2 travellers please contact me to discuss price.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 30 days prior to meeting time
  • 50% Refund - 15 to 29 days prior to meeting time
  • No Refund - Within 14 day(s) prior to meeting time
$550/ per group

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