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Tickets for Vatican Museums & Sistine Chapel: Skip The Line

Michelangelo’s breathtaking frescoes and incredible artwork

Vatican Museums & Sistine Chapel
Open Today 08:30 - 18:30
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Skip-the-line entrance ticket to the Vatican Museums & Sistine Chapel
Grants access to all open rooms and galleries so you can discover them at your own pace

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Learn more about the treasures found in the Vatican Museums with this handy audio guide. Available in English, French, German, Chinese, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish.

  • Skip the line with your Sistine Chapel ticket and see some of the finest painted art and masterpieces of sculpture
  • Explore Michelangelo's famous frescoes in the Sistine Chapel – including The Creation of Adam on the ceiling
  • Visit the Raphael Rooms, the Gallery of Maps, and Caravaggio's Deposition – all included with your Vatican Museums ticket

These skip-the-line tickets to the Vatican City's artistic highlights let you breeze past the long lines waiting to step inside the Vatican and head straight for the entrance. No waiting, just wall-to-wall masterpieces.

Use the extra time you would have spent in line to visit all four remarkable collections: classical sculpture, Renaissance masterpieces, and stunning artifacts from Ancient Egypt and the Etruscans.

After passing the Pine Cone, end your tour by admiring the Sistine Chapel. Michelangelo created more than 300 figures on over 500 square meters of the ceiling in his breathtaking fresco. Twenty-two years later, he returned to create The Last Judgement on the entire wall above the altar.

  • Show your smartphone Vatican & Sistine Chapel tickets to the security guards at the entrance, then swap it for a paper ticket at the 'CASSA ONLINE E GRUPPI' box office after the security check
  • Be on time, as Vatican personnel may not let in latecomers
  • Make sure to bring a valid ID for reduced tickets. Without valid ID, you will be asked to pay for a full price ticket in order to enter and the discounted ticket will not be refunded

The Vatican Museums are most easily reached by public transport and a short walk from the nearest metro, tram, or bus station. If you come by car, there is paid parking nearby on Viale Vaticano.

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Registered address: Viale Vaticano 6, 00165, Rome, VA

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Vatican Museums & Sistine Chapel
Friday 08:30 - 18:30
Saturday 08:30 - 18:30
Sunday Closed
Monday Closed
Tuesday 09:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 18:00
Thursday 09:00 - 18:00
Vatican Museums
Viale Vaticano, 00165, Rome
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