Expert Led Tour about the Spanish Civil War in Madrid
On this 3.5-hour tour, we’ll go back to 1936 Madrid to visit the historical events that led to The Spanish Civil War. We’ll start our discussion at a cafe where we’ll identify the key players of the war, and learn how the war divided the people of Spain into the Republicans and the Nationalists. Walking through Gran Vía, we’ll learn about how it got the name ‘Avenue of the Shells’. We’ll learn how the war idealized conflict and inspired writers and artists to create some of their best work. You will dive into the multi-faceted history of the Spanish Civil War and visit monuments and sites throughout the city, which will help you discover how the war led to some of the most well known artworks today.