Tickets for Colosseum: Skip The Line + Arena Floor Access & Roman Forum

Get the only ticket that gives you access to the Colosseum arena floor

Roman Forum & Palatine Hill
Open Today 10:30 - 18:15
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  • Enjoy priority entrance to the Colosseum, the magnificent Roman amphitheatre built thousands of years ago
  • Get a gladiator's-eye view of the Colosseum as you stalk the arena's floor like the warriors and entertainers of old
  • Ticket includes access to the Roman Forum – the hub of the ancient city – and Palatine Hill, where the city is said to have been founded 3,000 years ago


Sink your sword into the very best of Rome with this triple bill of unmissable culture! Get a gladiator's-eye view of the iconic arena and explore areas that are off-limits to the general public. Then get to the heart of ancient Rome at the Forum, and see where it all began at the Palatine Hill.

One of the most jaw-dropping wonders of the ancient world, the Colosseum in Rome is an absolute must-see during any visit to the Eternal City. With this ticket, you’ll step into the sandals of a gladiator, on a once-in-a-lifetime visit of the bloodstained arena floor.

Feel the shivers creep down your spine as you walk across the age-old amphitheatre, where warriors and wild animals once fought to the death before the Roman public. Your ticket includes priority entrance and access to areas most people don’t get to see.

After exploring the Colosseum, choose from four walking routes that will enrich your knowledge of ancient Rome. Each path offers a unique glimpse into the ancient city, including sites like the square of the Roman Forum, the Via Sacra, and the southern slopes of the Palatine Hill. Routes takes from 30 minutes to two hours and 30 minutes.


Points of interest

Venues you'll visit:

What's included

Priority entrance into the Colosseum
Access to the Colosseum's 1st and 2nd floors
Access to the Arena floor
Access to the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill
A downloadable map of the Colosseum

What's not included

Skip the security line
Guided tour
Access to the Colosseum's 4th and 5th floors
Access to the Underground level
Additional info


  • Palatine Museum: limited to the 2nd level
  • Augustus' house: limited to the external part with the possibility of overlooking the cubicle & the small study
  • Santa Maria Antiqua with Domitian ramp: max capacity is 20 people at a time

Amendment policy

  • Changes are not possible for this ticket


  • Show your smartphone ticket at the Stern entrance. It is on the opposite side of the Colosseum than the Metro station
  • There you can choose from 2 routes (40 or 45 minutes)
  • You can find instructions on how to download your audio guide at the end of 'Colosseum: Fun facts & Recommendations'
  • You can visit the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill on the same day or the next. Go to the entrance in Via dei Fori Imperiali, at the height of Largo della Salara/Largo Corrado Ricci
  • Follow the instructions to download an app on your device which is essential to visit the archaeological park. You can choose between 4 visit routes which vary from 30 minutes to 2 hours and 30 minutes


Opening hours

Thursday 09:30 - 18:30
Friday 09:30 - 18:30
Saturday 09:30 - 18:30
Sunday 08:30 - 16:30
Monday 08:30 - 16:30
Tuesday 08:30 - 16:30
Wednesday 08:30 - 16:30
Roman Forum & Palatine Hill
Thursday 10:30 - 18:15
Friday 10:30 - 18:15
Saturday 10:30 - 18:15
Sunday 10:30 - 18:15
Monday 10:30 - 18:15
Tuesday 10:30 - 18:15
Wednesday 10:30 - 18:15
Palatine Museum
Thursday 12:00 - 18:00
Friday 12:00 - 18:00
Saturday 12:00 - 18:00
Sunday 12:00 - 18:00
Monday 12:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 12:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 12:00 - 18:00

How to get there

1, Piazza del Colosseo, 00184, Rome
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Ratings & reviews

based on 3920 reviews
Oct 9, 2020
Great monument. A lot of construction going on though ..
Oct 6, 2020
Incredible, so well put together and the colosseum was BEAUTIFUL, definitely would recommend this tour
Oct 1, 2020
Excellent. Really enjoyed it. Because of Covid19 parts were sealed off. But still fully worth it

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