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Become a Spanish Art History Aficionado

1 hour
From $25.00 CAD
Group size
Up to 20 people

Experience a Spanish art history lesson with a local expert in Madrid.

Art history lovers, this one's for you. The Prado and the Reina Sofia are two of the most impressive museums in Europe, and it’s hard to find anyone more inspired by them than art expert and local guide Federico. Join him in his hometown of Madrid, where he’ll share the highlights of both museums while giving you an overview of Spanish art history. You’ll learn about the different periods and styles of Spanish art, from the Renaissance and Baroque to Surrealism and Expressionism. Expect to meet the masters along the way—you’ll get to know famous Spanish painters like Velázquez, Goya, Miro, Dalí, and Picasso. He'll also reveal the inspiration and meaning behind some of their most compelling masterpieces, like Las Meninas. With Federico’s signature flair for storytelling, you’ll be whisked away to the art galleries of Madrid during this Online Escape. 

Shared real-time experiences

Online Escapes are livestreamed, so you’ll use your computer, phone, or tablet to connect with your host and others around the world.

What you'll need to participate

  • An internet connection
  • A device that can stream audio & video

We also recommend bringing

  • A curiosity for Spanish Art History


Overall rating 5.0 out of 5
Based on 3 authentic and unedited participant reviews
I feel I can hold a conversation about Spanish art now!
05/16/20 by Jana

Oh my gosh, where to start? I wasn't sure what to expect with this online escape, since there would be no actual visiting the Prado or Reina Sofía museums, but let me tell you. . .Federico created an absolutely wonderful pres...

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EF Go Ahead Tours replied on 5/19/2020

Hi Jana, there is such an extraordinarily rich variety of Spanish art that has influenced the world and we are so excited to bring some of that to you at home. Federico is a wonder...

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05/19/20 by Ann

I loved this! The subject matter was very interesting and Fedirico's presentation was engaging. He focused on several well known Spanish artists from different eras and with different styles. Art is a reflection of and a resp...

EF Go Ahead Tours replied on 5/19/2020

Hi Ann! Federico is a very passionate art connoisseur and we are happy to read that you found this Escape to be so inspiring. Thank you for taking a few minutes to let us know your...

Great Art Escape!
05/19/20 by Anne

I really enjoyed this class! It was nice to experience this live with other attendees - felt like I was on a actual getaway to Spain! Federico made this 'escape' fun, interactive and sooo interesting!!! We learned all about f...

EF Go Ahead Tours replied on 5/20/2020

Hi Anne! Thank you for joining us during this fascinating Escape to Spain. We believe that a great way to learn about a country is through its art and culture and we are so happy t...

Getting ready

How do I participate?

All Online Escapes are virtual experiences, so you’ll need an internet connection and the ability to stream audio and video. You can use your computer, tablet, or phone—whichever you prefer.

A link to manage your reservation, along with details about how to join, will be included in your confirmation email.

Who else will be joining?

Our Online Escapes are led by hosts from around the world. When you join, you’ll meet your host as well as anyone else who signs up. Each Online Escape has a maximum group size listed. Currently, Online Escapes are led in English and available to anyone in the United States and Canada.

What if I need to cancel?

While we hope you don’t have to, you can cancel your reservation online for a full refund up until 24 hours prior to the start of your Online Escape. You can read our full policy here.

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