Skip-the-Line Neues Museum Guided Tour Including Nefertiti – Private

Skip-the-Line Neues Museum Guided Tour Including Nefertiti – Private

  World War II wreaked havoc on the building, but recent restorations left us with a quirky mix of new and old. Be sure to pay attention to the often surprising architectural juxtapositions. The collection, more importantly, pivots largely on Ancient Egypt. Listen to your guide explain how the civilization transformed over time as you … Continue reading "Skip-the-Line Neues Museum Guided Tour Including Nefertiti – Private"

Skip-the-Line Pergamon Museum Guided Tour Including Ishtar Gate – Private

Skip-the-Line Pergamon Museum Guided Tour Including Ishtar Gate – Private

  You’ll explore three separate collections that feature interior and exterior design elements dating back hundreds of years. You’ll see reconstructed facades, mosaics, sculptures, and tiled floors as you wander the enormous collection. In the Greek and Roman section, you’ll see the famous Market Gate of Miletus dating back to the Romans. Even more famous, … Continue reading "Skip-the-Line Pergamon Museum Guided Tour Including Ishtar Gate – Private"

Centre Pompidou Modern & Contemporary Art Museum Skip-the-Line Guided Tour – Semi-Private

Centre Pompidou Modern & Contemporary Art Museum Skip-the-Line Guided Tour – Semi-Private

  Step through the doors of Renzo Piano’s controversial building, seemingly turned inside-out and painted in strikingly vibrant colors. After hearing about the museum’s creation, follow your guide through the modern art collection, featuring some familiar names among the nearly 3200 works. Discuss Cubism in front of a Picasso painting, or Fauvism next to a … Continue reading "Centre Pompidou Modern & Contemporary Art Museum Skip-the-Line Guided Tour – Semi-Private"

Centre Pompidou Modern & Contemporary Art Museum Skip-the-Line Guided Tour – Private

Centre Pompidou Modern & Contemporary Art Museum Skip-the-Line Guided Tour – Private

  Step through the doors of Renzo Piano’s controversial building, seemingly turned inside-out and painted in strikingly vibrant colors. After hearing about the museum’s creation, follow your guide through the modern art collection, featuring some familiar names among the nearly 3200 works. Discuss Cubism in front of a Picasso painting, or Fauvism next to a … Continue reading "Centre Pompidou Modern & Contemporary Art Museum Skip-the-Line Guided Tour – Private"

The Borghese Gallery & Gardens Skip-The-Line Guided Museum Tour – Semi-Private

The Borghese Gallery & Gardens Skip-The-Line Guided Museum Tour – Semi-Private

  Head into the Borghese Gallery to learn about the artists who created works specifically for these stunning 22 rooms. You’ll see sculptures by Bernini and paintings by Caravaggio, Titan, and Raphael. Walk in the footsteps of noble men and women who have enjoyed these works as they have been for centuries. Be sure to … Continue reading "The Borghese Gallery & Gardens Skip-The-Line Guided Museum Tour – Semi-Private"

The Vatican Museum, Sistine Chapel and St Peter’s Basilica Skip-The-Line Guided Tour – Semi-Private

The Vatican Museum, Sistine Chapel and St Peter’s Basilica Skip-The-Line Guided Tour – Semi-Private

  Over half a millennium old, the Vatican Museums include a vast collection of sculptures, paintings, and historical objects accumulated by popes over the centuries. Wander its galleries to discover everything form Etruscan archaeological finds to Picasso paintings. You’ll likely learn about major works including Raphael’s ‘Transfiguration’ and the ‘Laocoön’ Sculpture. The real showstopper, however, is … Continue reading "The Vatican Museum, Sistine Chapel and St Peter’s Basilica Skip-The-Line Guided Tour – Semi-Private"

The Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery & American Art Museum – Semi-Private

The Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery & American Art Museum – Semi-Private

  The building itself is a marvel, once a Civil War Era hospital where famed poet Walt Whitman helped injured soldiers. Today, his portrait joins thousands of others in this building, which has flirted with art exhibits since 1829, before becoming a dedicated museum. The National Portrait Gallery features portraits of the great women and … Continue reading "The Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery & American Art Museum – Semi-Private"

The Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery & American Art Museum – Private

The Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery & American Art Museum – Private

  The building itself is a marvel, once a Civil War Era hospital where famed poet Walt Whitman helped injured soldiers. Today, his portrait joins thousands of others in this building, which has flirted with art exhibits since 1829, before becoming a dedicated museum. The National Portrait Gallery features portraits of the great women and … Continue reading "The Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery & American Art Museum – Private"

Rembrandt Guided Walking tour of City & Home – Semi-Private

Rembrandt Guided Walking tour of City & Home – Semi-Private

  The tour will begin with a walk through Spiegelquarter, a district known for a wide array of antiques and artistic goods. Afterwards, wander the Keizersgracht, or Emperor’s canal, where you’ll discuss one of Rembrandt’s most successful apprentices. In Rembrandt Square you’ll hear about the Night Watch Guards, who were characters in one of the … Continue reading "Rembrandt Guided Walking tour of City & Home – Semi-Private"

Rembrandt Guided Walking tour of City & Home – Private

Rembrandt Guided Walking tour of City & Home – Private

  Begin by following your guide through the Spiegelquarter, the traditional district for all things art and antiques. You’ll then walk onwards towards the Keizersgracht, or Emperor’s canal, to learn about one of Rembrandt’s best-known apprentices. In Rembrandt Square, discover the Night Watch Guards – one of the artist’s most famous works – which is … Continue reading "Rembrandt Guided Walking tour of City & Home – Private"