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Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel VIP tickets with optional guided tour

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Availability: Monday-Saturday
Duration: Flexible
Language: English, Italian
Mobile voucher accepted
Entrance Fees Included
Guided Tour
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  • Let your Musement coordinator guide you to the reserved entrance, skip all the long lines and begin your experience right away
  • Access the Museums in the quickest possible way so you can admire the masterpieces in the Sistine Chapel in your own time
  • Add a guided tour to your ticket and get the most out of your visit: learn all there is to know about the amazing art that you'll see
What to expect

The invaluable masterpieces of the Vatican Museums represent an unmissable treasure. Being one of the most famous and visited attractions in the world, get yourself tickets in advance to avoid the never-ending lines that crowd the entrance.

Meet your Musement representative who will accompany you inside the Museums at a set time through a reserved entrance. Thanks to this fast exclusive access, you will have more time to dedicate to your visit.

Admire the most famous frescoes by Michelangelo including The Last Judgement, stop at Giuseppe Momo's spectacular spiral stairs, discover the famous fresco The Deliverance of Saint Peter by Raphael and The Entombment of Christ by Caravaggio amongst many other masterpieces.

If you want, you can add a guided tour to your visit: in small group of maximum 15 people, you'll explore the best parts of the Vatican and learn all about the breathtaking pieces of art that will surround you, lead by your professional tour guide.

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What's included
  • Skip-the-line tickets to the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel
  • VIP skip-the-line entry with a Musement representative
  • Unlimited time to spend in the Vatican Museums
  • Guided tour of the Museums (only if selected)
What's not included
  • Entrance to St. Peter's Basilica
  • Access to the Dome of St. Peter's
  • Audio-guide
  • 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 documents that prove registration for the current year at an educational institution


  • Children under the age of 6 years
  • Disabled with a certified disability of more than 74%. In case of non-self-sufficiency, the discount is also extended to a companion

Guided visit


  • Children (4-18)


  • Infants (0-3)

Viale Vaticano, 100, 00192 Roma RM, Italy.

Meeting point:

Present your voucher to the Musement coordinator – dressed in the Musement uniform – at the meeting point, at the top of the flight of steps, just after Caffé Vaticano.

What to remember
  • Shorts and vest tops are not permitted
  • The ticket to the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel does not give access to St. Peter's Basilica
  • To get through the metal detector security controls quicker, we advise you to avoid carrying items not admitted to the Museums
  • Before you access the exhibition space you must put your belongings in the cloakroom including bags, backpacks, suitcases. The cloakroom service is free
  • In order to be eligible for tickets at a reduced student rate (19-25), it is necessary to show up at the meeting point with a photocopy of your identity card, which a Musement representative will deliver to the ticket office
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  • You can access the Museums at the time indicated to you during the booking process
  • If you choose the VIP morning entrance, you'll be able to access the Vatican Museums at 8:00 am, before the official opening
  • Entry is free every last Sunday of the month from 9.00am to 2.00pm (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
  • On the 22nd of June, the Sistine Chapel will close at 10.30 am (last entrance at 10.00 am). It will reopen at 1:30 pm
  • On the 26th of June the Square Garden will close at 2:00 pm
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.
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