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America's Collection: the National Gallery of Art

Get up close and personal with prized masterworks and lesser-known gems from a world-famous art collection
$289 and up
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Tour Details
About the Tour
3 hours
Photos & Highlights
  • Tour National Gallery of Art with an art historian
  • Discuss art history, material culture, and object conservation
  • National Gallery
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34 Reviews (4.86)

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Perfect experience. Thank you
Heather was very pleasant and easy to converse with. She could improve by having a more defined plan of presentation, allowing more time at the end for Impressionist paintings. We felt that we spent too much time with pre-Renaissance and later Renaissance paintings. I did appreciate the themes she was using to organize periods and topics, but found we were somewhat distracted at times, and not always finding the painting she was looking for. I think having a more set progression of paintings and a more defined path through the museum may help stay on point and on time.
Heather was terrific!!!Felt like we had had a survey course in World art and history. Liked it so much we booked a Context tour in our own town. We've taken many, and only one disappointed.