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Every Friday it is possible to visit the Vatican Museums in the evening - available times vary according to season and events. These are official, skip-the-queue, direct entry tickets to the Vatican.

Highlights include the 'Grand Entrance', the courtyards of the Pinacoteca and the Pigna, the Gregorian Egyptian and Pio Clementino museums, the Upper Galleries, Raphael's Rooms, parts of the Borgia Apartment, the collection of Contemporary Art, the Sistine Chapel and the Gallery of the Biblioteca (library).

The route followed is likely to be similar to this, special closures or openings permitting: Cortile della Pinacoteca, Cortile della Pigna, Gregoriano Egiziano Museum, Pio-Clementino Museum, Superior Gallery, Raphael Room, Borgia Apartment, Sistine Chapel, Galleria della Bibliotecam Sale di S. Pio V.

At a glance details:

  •   This is a full 'skip-the-queue' ticket.
  •   You may use a copy of your voucher on a mobile device to gain admittance.
  •   We'd recommend at least 2 hours for your visit.
  •   Wheelchair accessible.
  •   Please remember that as you'll be visiting a religious place that you'll need to dress respectfully - to not do so risks being denied entrance.
  •   Please give yourself plenty of time to get there as the Vatican do not accommodate late arrivals.
 

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You'll be charged nothing until we have confirmed your tickets and tours.

All prices are displayed in full - there are no additional charges 'on-site' and you will be arriving with the confidence of carrying fully-paid tickets.

Coronavirus in Italy

Due to Coronavirus many venues and events are applying strict entry conditions. These will vary by venue but common examples are:

  • You must wear a compliant CE mask (Ordinanza RT n.48) which covers both mouth and nose.
  • Disposable single-use gloves must be worn at all times.
  • Hands (or gloves) must be cleaned with a disinfectant gel on entry.
  • Your temperature (which will be measured on entry) must not be above 37.5°C.
  • Visitors must maintain a social distance of 1.8m at all times.
  • There may be a maximum visitor limit in place - in some cases this may lead to delays

Any conditions may be changed without notice as Italian regulations are updated.

If you are denied entrance because of failure to meet entry conditions, no refunds will be available.