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Rome: Friday Evening After-Hours Small-Group Vatican Tour

Product ID: 64294
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Explore the best of the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel in the evening, all while avoiding the crowds and mid-day sun.
About this activity
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Mobile ticketing
Duration 2 hours
Starting time 7:00 PM
Skip the ticket line
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Live tour guide
English

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Experience

Highlights
  • Access the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel out of standard opening hours
  • Enjoy skip-the-ticket-line access to these normally very busy museums
  • Witness Michelangelo’s fresco masterpiece inside the Sistine Chapel
  • Get insider knowledge from your expert art history guide as you walk through the Vatican
Full description
Enjoy the highlights of the Vatican Museums as well as the remarkable Sistine Chapel in its entirety with this special small group tour.

The Vatican Museums are some of the most important museums in the world. The Vatican has a superb gallery, excellent Roman and Etruscan collections, and plenty more. Be sure not to miss the apartments that were decorated by Raphael - you'll want to come back the next day to take it all in again!

The highlight of the visit to the museums is the The Sistine Chapel, known for Michelangelo's two most famous masterpieces: the ceiling, depicting numerous scenes from the Old Testament, such as the moment of Creation, together with various sybils and prophets; and the Last Judgement, occupying the entire wall behind the altar. While you're there, don't forget to look at the other frescoes by Botticelli, Ghirlandaio and others.
Includes
  • After-hours access
  • Skip-the-line entry
  • Professional art historian guide
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drink
  • St.Peter's Basilica
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Via Germanico, 16, 00192 Rome RM, Italy

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Student card
Not allowed
  • Shorts
  • Short skirts
  • Sleeveless shirts
Know before you go
• Children must be accompanied by an adult
• Infants under 6 years old go free

From £45.32 per person

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Product ID: 64294