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Skip-the-line tickets for the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel
Availability: Monday - Saturday
Duration: Flexible
Language: English, Italian, French, Spanish, German, Portuguese, Russian, Japanese
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Choose the VIP option to skip the endless entrance line: it's the quickest way to access the Vatican Museums
  • Thanks to your Musement representative you can enter through a dedicated entrance and explore the museums in total freedom
  • Admire Michelangelo's incredible frescoes in the Sistine Chapel
What to expect

The awe-inspiring Vatican Museums represent one of the largest and most visited museum complexes in the world. Benefit from the exclusive skip-the-line VIP entrance with the assistance of a Musement representative, access the museums in the quickest possible way and enjoy the museums freely.

Discover the incredible Raphael Rooms and the wonderful frescoes by Michelangelo. Marvel at the most famous of his works, the Creation of Adam, situated inside the Sistine Chapel. Admire other invaluable artstic masterpieces like Niccoline Chapel, the Raphael Rooms and Loggia and the Borgia Appartment.

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What's included
  • Skip-the-line tickets to the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel (entrance at the selected timeslot)
  • VIP skip-the-line entry with a Musement representative (if selected)
  • Unlimited time to spend in the Vatican Museums
  • Reservation costs
  • Audio-guide (if selected)
What's not included
  • Entrance to St. Peter's Basilica
  • Access to the Dome of St. Peter's
  • Guided tour
  • Transport
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  • Children from 6 - 18 years old
  • Priests and employees of the Offices of the Holy See and of the Vatican City State (with relevant documentation)
  • Students up to 25 years old in possession of a valid International Student Card or other document that proves registration for the current year at an educational institution


  • Children under the age of 6 years

Discounts valid only for tickets ENTRANCE and ENTRANCE + AUDIOGUIDE

  • Disabled with certified disability of more than 74%. In case of non self-sufficiency, the discount is also extended to a companion
  • Valid card holders: Icom (International Council of Museums) and Icomos (International Council on Monuments and Sites)
  • Directors of museum institutions and institutions for the protection of archaeological, historical and artistic heritage (with proof of documentation)
  • Donors of works and members of the association Patrons of the Arts in the Vatican Museums
  • Journalists authorized by the Directorate of Museums, the Foreign Press Association in Italy and the National Order (Italy) of Journalists

Viale Vaticano, 00165 Roma RM, Italia

Meeting point:
For the SKIP-THE-LINE VIP ENTRANCE option, present your voucher to the Musement coordinator at the meeting point on Viale Vaticano 100 (at the top of the flight of steps, just after Caffé Vaticano). For the option ENTRANCE and ENTRANCE + AUDIO-GUIDE go directly to the main entrance (fila prenotati) and present your voucher to the security personnel. After the (obligatory) security control, go straight to the counter "Cassa Online e Gruppi"
What to remember
  • Shorts and vest tops are not permitted
  • The ticket cannot be cancelled and is non-refundable
  • The ticket to the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel does not give access to St. Peter's Basilica
  • To expedite the metal detector security controls, we advise you to avoid carrying items not admitted to the Museums in advance
  • Before you access the exhibition space you must put your belongings in the cloakroom including bags, backpacks, suitcases. The cloakrroom service is free
  • The audio-guides are available in English, Italian, German, Spanish, French, Russian, Japanese, Portuguese, Chinese and Korean
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Opening hours

  • Monday - Saturday 09.00am-18.00pm (last entrance at 16.00pm) *you can access the Museums at the time indicated to you during the booking process
  • Entry is free every last Sunday of the month from 09.00am to 14.00pm (last entrance at 12.30pm) provided it does not coincide with Easter Sunday, 29 June, 25 and 26 December


  • Sundays (with the exception of the last Sunday of the month), 1 and 6 January, 19 March, 2 April, 1 May, 29 June, 14 and 15 August, 1 November, 8, 25 and 26 December
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