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Vatican Museums Ticket Skip-the-Line Access with Sistine Chapel Entry
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Book your official Vatican Museums ticket in advance to avoid long queues! Make your own itinerary and take in frescoes and sculptures crafted by Renaissance masters on your own pace or upgrade to an extended tour to see areas closed to the public.

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It is recommended to pre-book your ticket in advance as it sells out really quickly and at the last minute you may not find the ticket available.

Grab your Vatican Museums tickets today and get ahead of the crowds! Soak in the sight of magnificent works of art collected by Popes over the centuries without the time constraints of tour groups. Then, discover the iconic frescoes painted by Michelangelo with Sistine Chapel tickets.

Upgrade to include an informative audio guide available in English, Italian, Russian, German, French and Spanish. Learn compelling facts about the busts and tapestries. Or elevate your experience with a VIP Vatican tour to visit the Bramante Staircase, Cabinet of the Masks and Niccoline Chapel which are not usually open to the public.
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This tour is eligible for the VELTRA free cancellation policy. You can book this tour and change your mind later with no penalty. Please refer to the additional notes section for the terms and conditions.
Price
Skip-the-Line Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel Ticket
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
You can book a maximum of 42.
Adult (Age 19 & over)
USD 31.63
USD 31.63
Child (Age 6-18)
USD 18.07
USD 18.07
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 19 & over)
USD 31.63
USD 31.63
Child (Age 6-18)
USD 18.07
USD 18.07
  • Available: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Skip-the-line Vatican Museums ticket / Sistine Chapel ticket / Booking and handling fee
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 09:00 -11:00) Check-in at Your Confirmed Entry Time
  • Skip the Lines with a Reserved Entry Ticket
    Italy, Rome, Vatican Museums, skip the line With over 5 million visitors every year, it can take up to a few hours to enter the Vatican Museums, regardless of the season and time of day. Avoid the biggest mistake tourists make in Rome and save your precious time with a reserved entry ticket, and skip the long lines to get direct access.

  • Receive Your Ticket by E-mail
    Italy, Rome, Vatican, St Peter Square Basilica Your ticket will be sent by email within 12 hours after your booking. The ticket is not refundable, so make sure to be at the meeting point on time. Head to the Vatican main entrance and show your e-voucher or paper voucher with the barcode, the Vatican staff will check it and let you in.
  • Explore the Vatican Museums
    Italy, Rome, Vatican, Pinacoteca After you enter the Vatican, explore the Museum at your own pace and the way you want it. Follow your own route and make sure you visit the Raphael Rooms, the Gallery of Maps and Caravaggio's Deposition - those are only a few of the great works of art you will experience inside.
  • Marvel at the Sistine Chapel
    Sistine Chapel Continue your amazing experience inside the Vatican and see the Sistine Chapel. See where a conclave is held, but it's most famous for the magnificent frescos by Michaelangelo, which took almost years to complete.
  • Learn More with an Audio Guide (Optional)
    original Depending on your selected package, you can listen to stories and fascinating facts about the well-preserved artifacts. Learn more about religion and its effect on human history through stunning works of art.
  • St. Peter's Square
    Italy, Rome, Vatican Museums After you finish your visit to the Museums, you can spend more time wandering around the St. Peter's Square and take some pictures of this beautiful square with its impressive Tuscan colonnades and marvel at St. Peter's Basilica's facade from up close (entrance not included).
  • Tour Ends On Site
Package detail / Schedule
Skip-the-Line Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel Ticket with Audio Guide
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
You can book a maximum of 42.
Adult (Age 18 & over)
USD 42.17
USD 42.17
Child (Age 6-17)
USD 25.61
USD 25.61
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 18 & over)
USD 42.17
USD 42.17
Child (Age 6-17)
USD 25.61
USD 25.61
  • Available: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: English audio guide / Skip-the-line Vatican Museums ticket / Sistine Chapel ticket / Booking and handling fee
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 09:00 -11:00) Check-in at Your Confirmed Entry Time
  • Skip the Lines with a Reserved Entry Ticket
    Italy, Rome, Vatican Museums, skip the line With over 5 million visitors every year, it can take up to a few hours to enter the Vatican Museums, regardless of the season and time of day. Avoid the biggest mistake tourists make in Rome and save your precious time with a reserved entry ticket, and skip the long lines to get direct access.

  • Receive Your Ticket by E-mail
    Italy, Rome, Vatican, St Peter Square Basilica Your ticket will be sent by email within 12 hours after your booking. The ticket is not refundable, so make sure to be at the meeting point on time. Head to the Vatican main entrance and show your e-voucher or paper voucher with the barcode, the Vatican staff will check it and let you in.
  • Explore the Vatican Museums
    Italy, Rome, Vatican, Pinacoteca After you enter the Vatican, explore the Museum at your own pace and the way you want it. Follow your own route and make sure you visit the Raphael Rooms, the Gallery of Maps and Caravaggio's Deposition - those are only a few of the great works of art you will experience inside.
  • Marvel at the Sistine Chapel
    Sistine Chapel Continue your amazing experience inside the Vatican and see the Sistine Chapel. See where a conclave is held, but it's most famous for the magnificent frescos by Michaelangelo, which took almost years to complete.
  • Learn More with an Audio Guide (Optional)
    original Depending on your selected package, you can listen to stories and fascinating facts about the well-preserved artifacts. Learn more about religion and its effect on human history through stunning works of art.
  • St. Peter's Square
    Italy, Rome, Vatican Museums After you finish your visit to the Museums, you can spend more time wandering around the St. Peter's Square and take some pictures of this beautiful square with its impressive Tuscan colonnades and marvel at St. Peter's Basilica's facade from up close (entrance not included).
  • Tour Ends On Site
Package detail / Schedule
Semi-Private Extended Vatican Museums Tour with Bramante Staircase Access
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
You can book a maximum of 15.
Adult/Child (Age 6 & over)
USD 167.18
USD 167.18
Infant (Age 0-5)
free
free
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult/Child (Age 6 & over)
USD 167.18
USD 167.18
*Price per participant if booked solo (one participant).
USD 302.74
USD 302.74
Infant (Age 0-5)
free
free

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Adult/Child (Age 6 & over) (3 persons)
USD 122.00
USD 122.00
USD 167.18 27%off
USD 167.18 27%off
Adult/Child (Age 6 & over) (4 persons)
USD 99.41
USD 99.41
USD 167.18 41%off
USD 167.18 41%off
Adult/Child (Age 6 & over) (5 persons)
USD 85.85
USD 85.85
USD 167.18 49%off
USD 167.18 49%off
Adult/Child (Age 6 & over) (6 persons)
USD 76.81
USD 76.81
USD 167.18 54%off
USD 167.18 54%off
Adult/Child (Age 6 & over) (7 persons)
USD 70.36
USD 70.36
USD 167.18 58%off
USD 167.18 58%off
Adult/Child (Age 6 & over) (8 persons)
USD 65.52
USD 65.52
USD 167.18 61%off
USD 167.18 61%off
Adult/Child (Age 6 & over) (9 persons)
USD 61.76
USD 61.76
USD 167.18 63%off
USD 167.18 63%off
Adult/Child (Age 6 & over) (10 persons)
USD 58.74
USD 58.74
USD 167.18 65%off
USD 167.18 65%off
Adult/Child (Age 6 & over) (11 persons)
USD 56.28
USD 56.28
USD 167.18 66%off
USD 167.18 66%off
Adult/Child (Age 6 & over) (12 persons)
USD 54.22
USD 54.22
USD 167.18 68%off
USD 167.18 68%off
Adult/Child (Age 6 & over) (13 persons)
USD 52.48
USD 52.48
USD 167.18 69%off
USD 167.18 69%off
Adult/Child (Age 6 & over) (14 persons)
USD 50.99
USD 50.99
USD 167.18 70%off
USD 167.18 70%off
Adult/Child (Age 6 & over) (15 persons)
USD 49.70
USD 49.70
USD 167.18 70%off
USD 167.18 70%off
Participation period: 2020/01/01 - 2020/12/31
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    Sight Michelangelo's famed Creation of Adam
Enjoy an exclusive visit to the Sistine Chapel with an official Vatican guide and have the option to stay until 18:15. Get the opportunity to see other museum sectors such as the Bramante Staircase, Cabinet of the Masks and Niccoline Chapel which are not usually open to the public.
  • Duration: 3.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Skip-the-line Vatican Museums ticket / Sistine Chapel ticket / Booking and handling fee / Official Vatican guide
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

Starting time: 08:30 - 15:30 (Show details)
Starting time: 08:30 09:00 11:30 12:00 12:30 13:00 13:30 14:00 15:30 (Hide details)
  • 08:15 Check-in at Musei Vaticani - "Guided Tours" desk
  • Skip the Lines with a Reserved Entry Ticket
    Italy, Rome, Vatican Museums, skip the line With over 5 million visitors every year, it can take up to a few hours to enter the Vatican Museums, regardless of the season and time of day. Avoid the biggest mistake tourist make in Rome and save your precious time with a reserved entry ticket, and skip the long lines to get direct access.
  • Receive Your Ticket by E-mail
    Italy, Rome, Vatican, St Peter Square Basilica Your ticket will be sent by email within 12 hours after your booking. The ticket is not refundable, so make sure to be at the meeting point on time. Direct yourself to the Vatican main entrance and show your e-voucher or paper voucher with the barcode, the Vatican staff will check it and let you in.
  • 08:30 Explore the Vatican Museums
    Italy, Rome, Vatican, Pinacoteca Begin your tour with an educational guide authorized by the Vatican City State. Enjoy a guided visit to the Raphael Rooms, the Gallery of Maps, Pio Clementino Museum, the Gallery of the Tapestries and more. Get a chance to see the hidden sectors such as the Bramante Staircase and Niccoline Chapel.
  • Marvel at the Sistine Chapel
    Sistine Chapel Continue your amazing experience inside of the Vatican and see the Sistine Chapel. It is here where a conclave is held, but it's most famous for the magnificent frescos by Michaelangelo, which took almost years to complete.
  • 11:30 Check-out at Musei Vaticani
Add-ons:
Headsets per person + USD 2.26
Headsets per person + USD 2.26
Compulsory for groups of more than 10.
Package detail / Schedule
Notes
Restriction(s)
  • All Packages
    • Once your booking request is confirmed, VELTRA will immediately email you a PDF file with the OFFICIAL & APPROVED entrance ticket. You must bring it with you on your smartphone or print a copy to gain entrance. The VELTRA voucher only will not allow you entry. Please contact VELTRA customer support team if you didn't receive the official voucher.

      Your ticket is valid only for selected date and time.
    • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
  • All Packages
    • A valid government-issued photo ID
    • The Vatican is a place of worship and strict dress code rules are in place. Please make sure your knees and shoulders are covered. Low cut or sleeveless tops and shorts are not allowed.
    • Printed or e-voucher by activity provider.

      If presenting an e-voucher, please save it to your device beforehand since there is no WiFi at the museums.
Requirement(s) - Others
Additional Note(s)
  • All Packages
    • Due to the high demand, it's not possible to book an exact entry time to the Museums. You will be booked on the first available time slot within your preferred time range selected at the time of booking. Please avoid booking other tours that may overlap with the available departures on this day until you have received your confirmed time.
    • The Vatican Museums give the possibility to visit the site for free the last Sunday of each month. You can just go directly there from 9.00 - 12.30, the closing time of the museums will be at 14:00.
    • The itinerary and access to the sectors indicated in the schedule may be subject to variations or cancellations due to unexpected activities or events of the Holy See or Vatican City State.
    • This tour is eligible for the VELTRA free cancellation policy. You can book this tour and still keep your travel plans open. If you change your mind, VELTRA guarantees no penalty fees for cancellations made up to 24 hours before your tour date. Please refer to the pdf below for the terms and conditions.
    • Please see the 2020 schedule of the Sistine Chapel in the attached file.

      Please note that exit from the galleries begin 30 minutes before the closing time.
    • There will be 3 hours of recorded tour of the Vatican Museums with your audio-guide device. The available languages are English, Italian, French, Russian German and Spanish.
    • Please see the 2020 schedule of the Sistine Chapel in the attached file.

      Please note that exit from the galleries begin 30 minutes before the closing time.
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Activity provider
FAQ
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Can I take photos during my Vatican visit?
  • Non-flash photography is permitted in most areas of the Vatican Museums and St. Peter's Basilica. But, photography of any kind is not allowed inside the Sistine Chapel.
What should I wear on my Vatican visit?
  • Men, women, and children must have their shoulders and knees covered at all times. Low-cut clothing and hats are not allowed.
What is the best time to visit the Vatican?
  • If you want to avoid the crowds, go really early or really late. There are tours on VELTRA that provide access to the Sistine Chapel before it opens to the public and to the Vatican Museums after its operating hours.
What is the best day of the week to visit the Vatican?
  • Visit on Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday to avoid most of the crowds.

    Most of the museums in Rome are closed on Mondays, the Papal Audience is staged every Wednesday, locals are part of the crowds on Saturdays and the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel are closed on Sundays.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after the booking confirmation date will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.

After your booking is confirmed, be sure to print your voucher and bring it with you on the day of your activity.

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