Colosseum,
After Dark.

An official guided visit lasting 2 hours.

 
A unique way to explore the majesty of Ancient Rome, after dark.

Enjoy fewer crowds, less heat, and a magical atmosphere.
“This was a great way to see the Colosseum! The evening was much cooler and there was less congestion around the area because of the later hour which made the experience much more enjoyable. The information was very well presented and I would do it again in a heart beat.” Cressa, USA.
“This was a good tour. My husband, three sons (ages 16,25,11) and I went to evening tour which was perfect as the day temperatures would have made it uncomfortable and it would be crowded. The evening tour was relaxed and crowd free. My sons really enjoyed it so mom did good!” DD, USA.

Special Colosseum and dungeon night tour (2 hours)

Bookings have not yet opened for after-dark tours of the Colosseum (2019).

If openings are in-line with previous years then tours are likely to run from the middle of April, with times from 8.00 PM until midnight on Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. Times and days do change each year, though.

Please sign up for our mailing list and we’ll let you know of any further developments. We’ll of course also let you know just as soon as we’re once again able to take bookings!

A chance to enjoy areas not normally accessible to the public in the company of an experienced guide. This night walking tour lasts two hours and includes major sights such as the Colosseum, the Roman Forum and the Imperial forums.

This atmospheric tour starts at Trajan's Column, exploring the surrounding area including the monumental facade of the Vittoriano monument, the Piazza Venezia and the Via dei Fori Imperiali. You'll visit the Imperial and Roman Forums - the heart of political, religious and public life in ancient Rome - and enjoy a wonderful view of the Palatine Hill before proceeding to the Colosseum.

Your guide on this evocative, night tour will bring the ancient Colosseum to life with interesting descriptions and stories about the monument, the workings of the Colosseum and the lives of the gladiators who fought and died here. Everything is much cooler and comfortable at night and you'll have a unique opportunity to experience these monuments in the dusk light and sunset.

* Sites visited: Colosseum in lights (exterior and interior), Colosseum underground & arena floor, Roman Forum overlook, Piazza Venezia, Vittorio Emanuele II Monument, Mussolini's balcony and imperial thoroughfare, Via Dei Fori Imperiali.

The tour includes your experienced, English-speaking guide, headphones and special priority access to the Colosseum in a tour of no more than 24 people.

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At a glance details:

This is a full 'skip-the-queue' ticket.

The tour lasts approximately 2 hours.

You will be part of a group tour that typically numbers under 24 people.

You'll be meeting close to the Colosseum, at Trajan's Column.

The dungeon areas are uneven and largely unpaved and as such this tour is not suited for wheelchair users or persons of markedly reduced mobility.

You may use a copy of your voucher on a mobile device to gain admittance.

The date and time of your visit cannot be modified so please be sure to arrive on time - it's recommended that you're there at least 15 to 20 minutes before start time.

Colosseum Dungeons By Night tour

4.4 stars out of 5 from 13 ratings. See all 10 reviews

5 stars
Cressa, United States
28th Jun 2016
This was a great way to see the Colosseum! The evening was much cooler and there was less congestion around the area because of the later hour which made the experience much more enjoyable. The information was very well presented and I would do it again in a heart beat.
5 stars
DD, United States
20th Jun 2016
This was a good tour. My husband, three sons (ages 16,25,11) and I went to evening tour which was perfect as the day temperatures would have made it uncomfortable and it would be crowded. The evening tour was relaxed and crowd free. My sons really enjoyed it so mom did good!
5 stars
LF, Ireland
6th Jun 2016
Our visit to the night forum and colosseum tour was by far the highlight of our visit to Rome. We are a family of two adults and three grown up boys of 24, 21 and 17 and everyone enjoyed the tour. The ticketitaly guide who met us was amazing, so pleasant and thorough, she really knew the information. When she passed us over to the archaeologist in the Colosseum he was fantastic. He explained in detail so much and the tour was fantastic. Highly recommend this to anyone travelling to Rome and being in a small group at night was great, no crowds to deal with and not as hot as during the day.l An amazing feel to be in the Colosseum at night too. Highly recommend this tour to anyone.
5 stars
JD, Australia
21st Apr 2016
We absolutely loved this tour wander thru the historical sites on the way to the colosseum was fantastic, the tour guide was amazing with such passion and knowledge and then being handed over at the colosseum to another tour leader only to find she also was incredible and passionate great day bglish and both guides we equally AWSOME
4 stars
EL, Canada
31st Aug 2016
The tour was extremely informative. The brief walking tour from Roman forums to Coliseum was nice. Our tour guide Michela was friendly and insightful. I did find the tour to be a bit rushed from the coliseum tour guide since there were other private tours behind us. But this was no fault of tickitaly.com. We really enjoyed booking with tickitaly and had a great experience. Luckily, we did not trust the negative reviews. Thanks TickItaly!
4 stars
FM, United States
7th Jun 2016
Our tour guide was very informative. The only thing we did hope for is a little more going through the dungeons. Other than that the tour was great.