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Tickets for Vatican Museums & Sistine Chapel: Last Minute Tickets

Escorted entrance into two of Rome's finest

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Opening hours
09:00 - 18:00
Best time to visit
The museums tend to be a bit less crowded in the afternoon
  • Discover all the finest treasures of the Renaissance in the Vatican Museums, formerly the private art collection of the Pope
  • Discover the amazing Sistine Chapel, home to Michelangelo's incredible frescoes, in your own time
  • Get assistance with the security procedures before being escorted to the museums

Want to feel like the Pope feels when he enters the Vatican? Join your escort near the museums and get a hand with the check-in procedure. You'll be taken swiftly into the venue (past the long lines) to discover the Sistine Chapel at your own leisure!

Getting into the Vatican Museums can be confusing and stressful. This ticket turns it into a VIP experience.

Meet your knowledgeable and friendly escort close to the museums and you'll be assisted through security. Easy peasy.

Once inside, explore this mind-blowing collection of Renaissance art, and its crowning glory, the Sistine Chapel, at your own leisure.

See Michelangelo's handiwork, and along the way, Raphael's School of Athens, the Hall of Tapestries, the Map Room, and so much more.

VIP treatment at the Vatican Museums, it's no longer only for the Pope.

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Ticket features
Priority Entrance
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What's included
  • Assistance at the meeting point
  • Free WiFi at the meeting point
  • Fast-track access to the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel
  • Guided tour
  • Audio guide (available onsite)
  • Access to St. Peter's Basilica
Touristation office
Viale Vaticano 95, 00192, Rome
Vatican Museums
Viale Vaticano, Rome
  • Go to the Touristation office (point 1 on the map, look for the Tiqets sign at the entrance) and meet your escort there
  • Show your smartphone ticket to the representative, who will then take you to the Vatican Museums and help you get inside. Make sure to be at the meeting point at least 10 minutes before your booked timeslot
  • If you chose the 09:00 timeslot, be at the meeting point at 08:50

Cancellations are not possible for this ticket.

Apr 1, 2018
It was very easy to bought last minute tickets, and in the morning we went to meeting point. Very easy to get inside from fast track. Thanks to Tiqet.com
Mar 31, 2018
Bad organisation. To long line. To expensive.
Feb 25, 2018
ridiculously long que. glad we pre-booked
Jan 17, 2018
Awesome site.
Jan 9, 2018
A great experience, i decided to ask for a guided tour last minute and it was an excellent decision. Very dedicated people. A+
Jan 2, 2018
Well worth the extra money. Line for the Vatican was so long and the guide was able to help skip the line and get the tickets extremely quickly. Would highly recommend
Jan 2, 2018
The trip to Vatican Museums & Sisrine Chapel was great. Tiqets ticketing office can be located easily and the guide brought us via the fast track entrance into the museum very quickly.
Jan 2, 2018
This was a lifesaver, never would have been able to get in without Last Minute Tickets because the lines were so long.
Jan 2, 2018
Great place to breath art. Go with time and don’t forget to put confortable clothes. I recommend buying the jump line ticket.
Dec 31, 2017
Fast and speedy entrance to Museum & Sistine Chapel. Friendly and helpful staff.

Common questions

What do these tickets include?
This ticket includes a single entrance to the venue, in combination with other services. You can find this information under the section 'What's included' on this page.
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