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VIP skip-the-line tickets for the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel

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Availability: Monday-Saturday
Duration: Flexible
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Buy tickets in advance to skip the lengthy entrance line
  • A Musement coordinator will guide you towards the reserved entrance at a fixed time
  • Access the Museums in the quickest possible way so you can admire the masterpieces in the Sistine Chapel in your own time
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.

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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
What's not included
  • Entrance to St. Peter's Basilica
  • Access to the Dome of St. Peter's
  • Guided tour
  • 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

Viale Vaticano, 100, 00192 Roma RM, Italia

Meeting point:

Present your voucher to the Musement coordinator 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 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
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  • 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
  • On Friday 11th January 2019 the Sistine Chapel will close at 2.00 pm, last admission at 1.30 pm; on Saturday 12nd it will close at 1.00pm, last admission at 12.30 pm.
  • On Wednesday 19th December 2018 the Vatican Museums will open at 10:00 am.
  • On Friday 21 December the Vatican Museums will open to the public for those already booked at 7.30 a.m. with last admission at 9.30 a.m. Access to the Sistine Chapel will be allowed until 10.30 a.m., with exit before 11.00 a.m. and from the Museums before 11.30 a.m. Entrance to the public, with or without reservation, will be permitted again from 1.30 p.m. to 4.30 p.m. The Vatican Museums will close at 6.30 p.m.

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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.
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