Private Thyssen Bornemisza Museum Tour
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Thyssen Bornemisza Museum with an Expert
20th Century Modernism
Baroness Carmen Thyssen-Bornemisza
Important note 2021: Due to the reorganization of the route around the collections, temporarily some galleries will be closed. It is currently not affecting the overall tour, but it might be subject to change.
FAQ About our Private Thyssen Bornemisza Museum Tour
The museum is entirely accessible to wheelchairs. Please contact us to discuss in more detail your mobility concerns so that we can best advise.
Andrea Van Houtven received her Ph.D. in art history at the University of Maryland. Her dissertation was on the relationship between art and humanism at the Spanish court in the early 17th century, which inevitably led her to Madrid. She has lived in Madrid for 12 years where she has been teaching art history and art-related courses at various universities and private centers. She also participates in special events at the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum.
Marta was born and raised in Madrid. Since she was at school her passion was Archaeology and in 1995 she graduated with a BA in History and Archeaeology from the Autonoma University of Madrid. Since then, Marta has been carrying out research and excavations all over Spain. Her interest in spreading and sharing the historical and cultural wealth of the central part of Spain led her to obtain the Official Tour Guide License in 2002. Since then, Marta shares her passion with visitors coming from all over the world providing them with a unique view of the city and it's surroundings.
Itziar Mesanza obtained her first degree in tourism in the Spanish city of Bilbao, famous for its wonderful Guggenheim Modern Art Museum. She continued her studies with a Masters in History and has been living and guiding in Madrid. Passionate about travel, Itziar lived in Dublin for one year and shares Spanish history and culture on specialized tours around Spain.
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