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  1. Italy
  2. Lazio
  3. Rome
  4. Roman Forum

Rome: Colosseum Skip-the-Line Family Tour for Kids

Product ID: 43782
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Explore the world's greatest amphitheater on a 2-hour tour of Rome’s Colosseum especially designed for families and children. A guide will explain the arena’s infamous gladiator spectacles in language that brings the excitement of Imperial Rome to life.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Relive the days of Ancient Rome's gladiator games at the Colosseum
  • Enjoy role playing games and interactive activities designed for kids
  • Hear about the fearless fighters and their fearsome emperors
  • Interact with your animated guide in manageable small groups
  • Receive a delicious "gelato" at the end of the tour
Full description
Recreate the days of the Roman Republic on a sightseeing tour of Rome’s Colosseum, especially tailored to families with kids, and watch as the days of the gladiator spectacles of the vast arena are brought to life. With the mission of igniting the imagination of the whole family and fueling an interest in history and archaeology, your animated guide will speak of emperors, gladiators, lions, and mock-sea battles.

Forget the boring history tours — this adventure will entertain younger members of your family, and is especially suitable for children of around 7-12 years of age. Role-playing, visuals, and challenges will keep everyone involved as the arena and Roman Forum are brought back to life. Hear about fearless fighters and the fearsome emperors who ruled them. Everyone is encouraged to ask questions in the open environment, and with tours kept to a maximum of 25 participants, everybody will feel able to interact. At the end of the tour kids will be rewarded with a delicious "gelato" at the end of their adventure.
  • English-speaking guide
  • Skip-the-line entrance to the Colosseum, including ticket and reservation fees
  • Headsets (if needed) to hear your guide
  • Fun gadgets and activities tailored for children
  • Ice cream at the end of the tour
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

At Largo Gaetana Agnesi, above the 2nd floor of the metro line B (blue line) stop "Colosseo"

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
Know before you go
• This tour involves a fair amount of walking, including hills and stairs. Comfortable shoes are recommended
• Unfortunately this tour is not able to accommodate guests with wheelchairs or any impairments requiring special assistance. Strollers or baby carriages are also not permitted
• Children under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian
• Large bags or suitcases will not be permitted in the Colosseum or Roman Forum, and there are no cloakroom facilities for storage
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.4 / 5
based on 21 reviews
Review summary
Value for money

Organized by

City Wonders Ltd.

Product ID: 43782