Galería Canalejas


Galería Canalejas, in collaboration with APIT, Professional Association of Tourist Guides of Madrid, is offering a special service to explore the city in the company of official guides and to discover the cultural heritage of the monumental buildings that house Centro Canalejas Madrid, as well as the interior of this new icon of luxury.

EXPERIENCE 1: Private Tour

Galería Canalejas: A Stroll Through History

Discover how seven historical buildings that previously were banks, newspaper offices and international insurance companies have been transformed into 4 emblematic business including the iconic Galería Canalejas and Spain's first Four Seasons hotel.

Find the treasures that have been rescued and that are now part of the iconic luxury gallery of Madrid.

A 30-minute walking tour through historical pictures from 1887 to the present, revealing the monumental effort involved in rescuing the historical and cultural heritage of the capital's heart, marking a turning point in Madrid's recognition as an international luxury destination.

Included: 30 min Private Tour + Gourmet Invitation

Price: 20 €/person + VAT

EXPERIENCE 2: Closed Door Tour

Trazos - From painting to engraving - Real Academia de Bellas Artes de San Fernando & Galería Canalejas

Private tour, behind closed doors, of Francisco de Goya's Cabinet at the Calcografía Nacional led by an expert guide, who will show you the collection of original prints engraved by Goya. You will be able to witness the exclusive opening of the vault where the nearly 10,000 plates of the Calcografía Nacional are kept, the largest collection of intaglio prints of Spanish engravings in the world. The visit culminates with the moment of the creation of the work of art, the birth of an original print.

Culminate the Tour with an exclusive Menu at St James, one of Madrid's most emblematic rice restaurants.


Private Tour behind closed doors Real Academia de Bellas Artes de San Fernando + Dinner at St James.

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**Pre-booking required