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

Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel 3-Hour Night Tour

Product ID: 61237
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Visit the Vatican Museums, avoiding the long wait with your skip-the-line ticket. Admire the ancient sculptures, stunning frescoes, medieval maps, and priceless paintings with your expert guide during this 3-hour after-hours tour.
About this activity
Duration 3 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, German, French, Spanish, Portuguese
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Skip the long lines waiting to enter the Vatican Museums
  • Admire the Sistine Chapel, with Michelangelo's Last Judgement and Creation of Adam
  • Visit the Gallery of Maps, the Gallery of Tapestries, and the Gallery of the Candelabra
Full description
See the immense art collection at the Vatican Museums that has been built up over the centuries. Enjoy this 3-hour evening walking tour as your expert guide’s commentary brings the architecture and the art to life. 

Admire the stunning statues and sculptures from ancient Rome, and see mosaics and crafts from imperial times. The tour is available for a limited time only, on Fridays from mid-April to the end of October.

You’ll be guided past the long lines at the entrance and escorted directly inside the Vatican Museums, where you’ll visit the Gallery of the Candelabra, the Gallery of Maps, the Gallery of Tapestries, and the famous Raphael Rooms.

Step inside the Sistine Chapel to see The Creation of Adam and The Last Judgment, 2 of Michelangelo’s masterpieces. The guided tour ends in the Sistine Chapel.

Enjoy personal attention from your expert guide on this small-group tour that’s limited to 18 people.
  • All admission fees
  • Professional guide
  • Small group walking tour (maximum of 18 people)
  • Headsets
  • Guaranteed skip-the-line admission
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

The meeting point is at the corner of Viale Giulio Cesare and Via Leone IV next to the flower stand (across from Burger King). Take Metro line A to the Ottaviano station. When you leave the station, take the second exit on the left and make a left turn. Pass the newsstand you see outside the Metro station and keep on walking until you reach the corner of Via Leone IV. Please be at the meeting point 15 minutes prior the tour departure time.

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Important information
Know before you go
• The tour is not wheelchair accessible
• Free cancelation is available up to 48 hours before the tour. If the cancelation is made less than 48 hours before the tour departure, no refunds are provided
• Both men and women must have their knees and shoulders covered. You risk refused entry if you fail to comply with this dress requirement.
• Please note that this evening tour does not include a visit to St. Peter's Basilica
• The tour is available for a limited time only, on Fridays from mid-April to the end of October
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Product ID: 61237