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Vatican Museum and Sistine Chapel: Ticket with Host

Vatican Museum and Sistine Chapel: Ticket with Host

From US$ 22.60 per person

Discover one of the world's top art collections at the Vatican Museums at your own pace. Marvel at Michelangelo's frescoes in the Sistine Chapel.

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Duration options: 3 hours
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Italian, English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese
Private or small groups available
  • Meet a helpful host who will give you useful information before entering the museums
  • Skip the ticket lines and spend more time admiring the vast collections of art
  • Visit the Gallery of Maps, Gallery of Tapestries and the Raphael Rooms
  • Gaze up at "The Creation of Adam" in the Sistine Chapel
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Go on a journey through art and religious history with your ticket to the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel. Skip the long ticket lines, inform yourself before entering with the help of a host, and enjoy your visit at your own pace. Find a treasure trove of Roman statues, Renaissance paintings, and Italian artworks. Discover works by Caravaggio and Titian, as well as more recent artists such as Picasso and Rodin. Keep an eye out for Michelangelo’s self-portrait. Walk through the Upper Galleries, including the Gallery of Maps, to see how cartographers depicted the world through the ages. See masterpieces by Renaissance masters in the Raphael Rooms, the pope's private apartments.  Then, enter the Sistine Chapel and contemplate the intricate details of Michelangelo’s renowned masterpiece.
  • Vatican City, Vatican Museums entry ticket
  • Access to Sistine Chapel
  • Host or greeter
  • Access to Gardens of Vatican City
  • Access to Vatican Museums Cabinet of the Masks

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    Meeting point

    Please meet at the tour provider's office which is a few minutes walk from the museum. Upon arrival, please press the buzzer that has "Litiberi Travel" written on it. Enter and make your way to the center courtyard where your host will be waiting to greet you.

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Passport or ID card
    • Disability card

    Not allowed

    • Pets
    • Short skirts
    • Shorts
    • Smoking
    • Sleeveless shirts

    Know before you go

    • All visitors must pass through airport-style security, during high season the waiting time may be up to 30 minutes.
    • The Vatican can get very crowded all year round. June, July, and August are particularly busy.
    • Those with a disability and their carer or companion go free of charge with a disability card.
    • St. Peter's Square may be closed in the morning due to Papal Audience, and opening hours are subject to change due to special events.
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    4 /5

    based on 2350 reviews

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    Magnificent! The route is made so that you do the whole museum before you get to the Sistine Chapel. You have to have time in front of you to enjoy the works but it's worth the cost!

    January 5, 2022

    January 5, 2022

    The trip was easy,, and we didn’t wait for a long time. The instructor was so attentive.

    December 9, 2019

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