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  1. Italy
  2. Lazio
  3. Rome
  4. Vatican Museums

Rome: Vatican at Night Exclusive Small Group Tour

Product ID: 206691
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Experience the wonders of the Vatican Museums in the evening, after the crowds have gone home. Explore the museum in the magical, dreamlike state of the evening hours. Enjoy a small group tour of only 6 people to make this experience even more intimate.
About this activity
Duration 3 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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  • Skip the long lines at the Vatican Museums
  • Admire the Sistine Chapel without the crowds
  • Explore the impressive galleries in the quiet of the evening
  • Ask all the questions you want in your small group of only 6 people
Full description
Discover one of the richest collections of art in the world on this exclusive night tour of the Vatican Museums. See these masterpieces, free from the chaos of the daytime crowds and the heat of daytime hours.

Skip the lines and go straight in with your small group of only 6 people. Be captivated by the fascinating stories of the popes, told by your expert guide. Walk through the impressive galleries of the papal palaces, see the Greek statue of the Laocoon, walk through the Pinecone courtyard, and admire the magnificent Raphael Rooms. 

Finally, witness the majesty of the Sistine Chapel in a calm and peaceful environment, cloaked in the magic of night. The tour ends with a stroll to St. Peter’s Square, where you will enjoy an orientation tour of the basilica. Enjoy the rare sight of the square empty of people. Don’t miss this incredible experience. 
  • 3-hour small group tour
  • Skip-the-line access to the Vatican Museums
  • Professional local guide
  • Administrative fees
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drink
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities

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Meeting point

In front of Caffé Vaticano, on Viale Vatican 100, across the street from the museum’s entrance.

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Important information
Know before you go
• Availability is limited and tours take place just once a week, so book early to avoid disappointment
• Tours depart each Friday at 8:00 PM from late April to late October
• Please note that on rare occasions, your group might have 1 or 2 additional guests so as not to split families or groups of friends traveling together
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