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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 skip-the-ticket-line entry. Admire the ancient sculptures, stunning frescoes, medieval maps, and priceless paintings with your expert guide during this 3-hour after-hours tour.
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Duration: 3 hours
Starting time 7:00 PM
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Experience

Highlights
  • Skip the ticket 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
  • Enter the famous Raphael Rooms
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 ticket line at the entrance and escorted 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.
Includes
  • All admission fees
  • Professional guide
  • Small group walking tour (maximum of 18 people)
  • Headsets
  • Guaranteed skip-the-ticket-line admission
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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
Not allowed
  • Shorts
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Short skirts
  • Sleeveless shirts
Know before you go
• All visitors must pass through airport-style security. During high season the wait at security may be up to 30 minutes.
• The tour is not wheelchair accessible.
• 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.

From US$ 78.29 per person

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Product ID: 61237