Colosseum virtual reality experience with audio guide
Attractions & guided tours

Colosseum virtual reality experience with audio guide

based on 99 reviews
Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , Spanish , German , Portuguese
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 2 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Discover the history of the Colosseum through an interactive historical 3D certified reconstruction
  • Walk back in time to the 3 areas of the Colosseum: the crowded square, the exciting arena and the mysterious underground
  • Skip the line to the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill and enjoy the most important ancient Roman monuments
What to expect

Join this innovative tour and explore the Colosseum like never before. Thanks to an animated and interactive 3D certified reconstruction integrated by a narrative-friendly voice, discover the most important ancient monument in the world. Meet the staff to collect your skip-the-line ticket and to receive the latest generation display Oculus VR to wear throughout the tour.

Be prepared to be virtually immersed in the ancient Rome of nearly 2000 years ago, when the Colosseum knew its moments of greatest glory and fame. You can walk virtually into its three areas thanks to virtual reality: the square, admiring the gilded bronze statue of Nero; inside the arena between the roar of ferocious lions and gladiators fighting; into various corridors of the mysterious underground (and typically unknown to tourists) where slaves move around silently to prepare the shows and hungry animals are ready to suddenly be projected into the arena.

After completing the virtual experience, you will be escorted by staff to the entrance of the Colosseum to complete the overview of its history "on your own". Once your adventure inside the Colosseum has ended, if you're not tired, you can continue the cultural visit on your own, with the same skip-the-line ticket, inside a real open-air museum: the Roman Forum and the Palatine Hill (house of Romulus, the founder of Rome).

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Audio guide (integrated in the 3D reconstruction) in English, Italian, German, Spanish, Portuguese
    • Skip-the-line entrance tickets to the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill
    • Oculus VR headset and Samsung S7
    • English-speaking VR Assistant
    • Third-party insurance
    What's not included
    • Access to the Underground, Arena Floor and the Third Order
    • Guide
    Reduced price
    • Children (age 2-17)
    • Infants (age 0-1)
    Where

    Piazza del Arco di Costantino, 00186 Rome RM, Italy

    Meeting point:

    Meet the staff by the Arch of Constantine at the side of the Colosseum. They will be holding a sign "Colosseum Virtual Reality" to be easily recognizable.

    What to remember
    • Please note that there may be a slight delay in entering the Colosseum for skip-the-line ticket holders due to mandatory security metal detector checks at the entrance to the monument
    • Please note: the arena and the underground will not be visited in person; the experience is only virtual and you'll only see these sites through your Oculus VR
    • The local operator is not responsible for any inconveniences caused by the closure of the Colosseum and Roman Forum due to strikes, bad weather or other unforeseen events
    • Children under 18 years must be accompanied by an adult and must carry a valid ID document
    • The activity is suitable for up to 20 participants
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    IMMERSIVE SRL
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.
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