Art Gallery Tour is a pioneer initiative in Madrid that aims to bring contemporary art to the general public through guided tours to the Art Galleries most representative of our city situated in magnificent spaces in the three most historic district of Madrid: Salesas, Letters and Salamanca. You will discover a wide variety of media used all the while learning about new ways to appreciate contemporary art.
Our tours last around two hours. You will have the opportunity to see between five and seven art galleries, accompanied by an expert in contemporary art who will provide rich insights into the artists mind and interesting information on the art works exposed.
You can make your choice below.
We provide our tours in english and spanish. Please specify in your booking form, the language of your preference.
Every day from Tuesday to Saturday.
Minimum: 2 people
Morning at 12 h / Afternoon at 18 h (except saturday afternoon).
Bookings with 2 days in advance.
The galleries are closed during Easter, August and Christmas time! Sorry for the inconvenience!
If you are interested in art and want to know the needed concepts to appreciate the contemporary art, join this tour and start to enjoy it! We have selected a set of galleries with differents formats and speeches to give you a complete view of the current art scene:
- We´ll show you how galleries work.
- We will explain the art work of the represented artists.
- You will learn the concepts expressed through the art work.
- You´ll learn the different techniques and formats used.
- You´ll know how to answer the question: "but is this art??"
Everyday from Tuesday to Saturday at 12h and 18 p.m. (except saturday evenings)
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Find out why the Salamanca district has the reputation of being one of the most outstanding artistic districts of Madrid.
From Cubist collages to the most current video art, galleries of this neighborhood opt for a wide range of media representation of both collective and individual format. Most are located in magnificent apartments characteristic of this neighborhood so stately. Discover everything that offer you Parra & Romero, Fernando Pradilla, Michel Soskine, Alvaro Alcazar, District 4 and many more!.
The Salesians neighborhood is recognized for follow artistically icon trends. There are many galleries offering a wide selection of both contemporary and emerging work. Juana de Aizpuru, Max Estrella, Casado Santapau, Freijo Fine Art, Heinrich Ehrhardt, Elba Benitez, Travesía 4 are just some of them. In each run, we will select the best exhibitions that offer this month.
Known for its intense literary activity in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, This neighbourhood is the quintessential cultural district of Madrid with pedestrian streets and charming squares. Most galleries are spacious and modern and join the artistic experience with the space. See Helga de Alvear, Maisterravalbuena, Nogueras Blanchard, Minimum Space, Eva Ruiz, Camara Oscura, and many others that will
make your visit a very special experience.
You can choose to end your visit with a drink in one iconic bar to discuss the exhibitions visited and continue to learn about art.
If you want a tour tailored to your artistic interests, or you are in a shooping mood, ask here, we do both.
We recommend interesting deals if you come to Madrid and stay in hotels that include our travels in the room rate.
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