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  3. Rome
  4. Vatican City

Skip the Line: Vatican Museums & Sistine Chapel Ticket

Product ID: 53053
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Optimize your time with the Vatican at your Pace! Visit the Vatican Museums with this exclusive skip-the-line access! Explore the Renaissance paintings and classical sculptures of the papal art collection at leisure. Marvel at frescoes and much more!
About this activity
Valid 1 day
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Host or greeter
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Skip the very long lines to the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel
  • See staggering works of art from the papal collections
  • Marvel at frescoes by Michelangelo
  • Go to the Gallery of Maps to see early maps of the world
  • Admire classical sculptures in the Museo Pio Clementino
Full description
Save time with a skip-the-line ticket to the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel in the Vatican City and spend more time admiring staggering works of art and less time waiting in line!

Your privileged, fast track entrance ticket provides access to one of the most extraordinary art collections in the world. Exchange your voucher for an official entrance ticket and enter the Museums at the time specified to begin exploring at your own pace, visiting the areas that interest you most. See the square garden of the Vatican Pinacoteca, built by the architect Luca Beltrami for Pope Pius XI.

Marvel at the classical sculptures in the Museo Pio Clementino, including the Hall of Animals set up under Pope Pius VI. Go to the Vatican Biblioteque, or wander among dazzling candelabra in the Gallery of Chandeliers. See the work of early cartographers in the Gallery of Maps, and discover the Raphael Rooms in the pope’s private chambers.

A undoubted highlight is the legendary Sistine Chapel, where Michelangelo’s frescoes are on full display. Delve into early history at the Etruscan Museums, and enjoy the museum facilities, including a restaurant to break up the day. You are free to spend as long as you want in the museums, providing time to see the best of one of the largest art collections in the world.
Includes
  • Daily entrance tickets with no line
  • Welcome lounge service with free Wi-Fi, a complimentary bottle of mineral water and an espresso coffee
What’s Not Included
  • Live guide
  • Audio guide (available for rent at the lobby)
  • Transportation
  • Food and drinks
  • Personal expenses
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Please meet at Via Leone IV, 33, Rome. Please be at the meeting point 15 minutes before the stated departure time.

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Important information
Not allowed
  • Sleeveless shirts
Know before you go
• Please ensure you arrive on time as your ticket is only valid for entry on the date and time slot indicated on your voucher
• Please note that this is not a tour; your ticket entitles you to explore the Vatican Museums at your own pace
• Audio guides with pre-recorded commentary are available for rent in the lobby of the Vatican Museums
• Facilities at the Vatican Museums includes restrooms and a restaurant
• Please dress appropriately to visit a religious site. Access to the Vatican Museums is permitted only to those dressed in suitable attire (no sleeveless blouses, miniskirts, shorts or hats)
• Unfortunately this tour is not wheelchair accessible
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.2 / 5
based on 284 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.2/5
Organization
4.0/5
Value for money
3.7/5
Safety
4.3/5

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Product ID: 53053