Museums

Early morning entrance to the Vatican Museums with Sistine Chapel and Raphael Rooms

Availability: Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
Language: English
Printed ticket only
Do this because
  • Enter the Vatican Museums one hour before the general public
  • Learn all there is to know about the Museums and Saint Peter's Basilica
  • Admire Michelangelo and Bernini's masterpieces
  • Visit exclusively amazing rooms usually closed to the general public: the Animal Room, the Cabinet of Masks and the Gallery of Statues
What to expect

Join the tour and enter the Vatican Museums one hour before the general public: you'll get to experience the incredible collection at a slower pace, without crowds and long lines.

In a group of 12 people or less, your journey through one of the world's most important museums will be personal and intimate; headsets will give you more freedom to take amazing pictures without losing your guide or their commentary in the crowds.

Once inside, you'll be taken through the Vatican Museums by your expert English speaking tour guide. They'll tell you all you need to know about the beautiful art and artifacts you'll get to see as you stroll through the museum's rooms and halls: from the famous Raphael Rooms to the Gallery of the Tapestries and the Maps, all the way to the Sistine Chapel, where you'll have the chance to admire Michelangelo’s amazing frescoes.

From here you'll be taken directly into the St. Peter’s Basilica through special access, once again avoiding waiting in line. Your guided tour continues inside the world’s most amazing and decorated church, where you'll have the opportunity to admire Michelangelo’s Pietà. While you stand in awe under the massive dome, gazing upon Bernini’s celebrated canopy, your guide will give you insight on the Basilica’s many secrets and stories, before leading you outside the church.

In the course of the tour, you'll also have the chance to visit exclusively a number of remarkable rooms, usually closed to the public: book the tour and discover the Animal Room, the Cabinet of Masks and the Gallery of Statues.

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What's included
  • Early morning entrance tickets
  • Guided tour
  • Headset
Reduced price
  • Youth (6-17): reduced
  • Infants (0-5): free
Where

Giuly's Café, Via Santamaura, 3, Roma, RM, Italia

Meeting point:

Meet your guide outside of Giuly's Cafe at Via Santamaura 3, close to the entrance of the Vatican Museums; look for a "Together In Rome" Sign.

What to remember
  • St. Peter’s Basilica is subject to last-minute closures for religious ceremonies. In such circumstances, we offer our customers an extended tour of the Vatican Museums
  • Admission into the Basilica and the Sistine Chapel requires a dress code: knees, shoulders and backs must be covered

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When
  • Monday, Thursday and Saturday
  • Meeting time: 7.15am
  • Starting time: 7.30am

From the 1st of November 2019

  • Saturdays at 8.00am
  • Meeting time: 7.45am
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Provider
Together in Rome
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.

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