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Vatican Museum and Sistine Chapel: Ticket with Host

Vatican Museum and Sistine Chapel: Ticket with Host

From £18.06 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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Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration options: 3 hours
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Skip the ticket line
Host or greeter
English, French, Spanish, Italian, German, Portuguese
Private or small groups available
Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Disability card

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Shorts
  • Smoking
  • Short skirts
  • 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.
Highlights
  • 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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Covid-19 Update

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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.
Includes
  • Access to Gallery of Maps
  • Access to Sistine Chapel
  • Host or greeter
  • Access to Vatican Museums Cabinet of the Masks

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4.1 /5

based on 1910 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4/5
  • Transportation
    4.9/5
  • Value for money
    3.7/5
  • Service
    4.1/5

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Skipping the line is absolutely worth the cost!

We booked our tickets with Get your Guide the day before our visit to the Vatican, and are so happy we did! We arrived at 9am and were astounded by the crowds of people with skip-the-line reservations or no tickets. The lines seemed to have no ends, but because of special partnerships between the Vatican museum and tour operators, we were able to enter as a group within 10 minutes of getting in line, including passing through security. In the heat of June, this was especially appreciated. The experience itself is unparalleled. It’s crowded and long, but unbelievable to see 2500 Etruscan artifacts, frescos by the greats Michaelangelo and Raphael, and learn about the church’s influence on culture for the last millennia. Highly recommend both the tour and this operator (as well as visiting St Peters Basilica—for free—afterwards and climbing up the dome for a fantastic view of all of Vatican City).

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26 June 2019

Wonderful breathtaking experience

My family and i had no issues finding the meeting place & the guide. E were taken to the front of the queue and then left to explore on our pwn, The Vatican museums never fail to impress me . The Sistine chapel causes shivers gown my spine as i marvel and the beauty and talent all around. I would recommend the tour to everyone. We hired the audio tour guides which worked well as we were not restricted to time.

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24 July 2017

Great feeling while skipping a very long line!!

Easy to find, did what the app said and skipped the long snake line like we were VIPs! It was a little disorganized upon arrival. They have different lines for different guides. We waited about 10 mins in a line and we we got to the desk they said we were in the wrong line, meaning we had to wait another 10 mins in the other line- and there were no indications as to which line was which. Other than that- superb!!!! Tips: on your voucher you have a code for ex, 2A, 3A.. this indicates which group you belong to. Go to a representative at the front of the line and ask if you're in the right line or not. Enjoy!!!

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2 July 2017

Product ID: 393695

VA ID: 393695