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Vatican Museums Skip the Line Entrance Ticket

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  • Exclusive skip-the-line tickets to the Vatican Museum
  • Save hours waiting in line with a priority admission ticket 
  • Upgrade to a tour with guided visit to St Peter’s Basilica
Vatican Museums Skip the Line Entrance Ticket
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10:15am Just TicketMost Popular
Arrive at 10.00am and enter the Vatican Museums at 10.15am.
2pm Just Ticket
Arrive at 1:45pm and enter the Vatican Museums at 2pm
10am Guided Tour
Arrive at 9:45am and enter the Vatican Museums at 10am. Ticket includes a small-group tour (maximum 20 people)
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The Vatican Museum, home to Raphael’s Rooms and the world-famous Sistine Chapel, is one of Italy’s most popular attractions: the crowds it attracts pay testament to its popularity. Explore Renaissance masterpieces at your leisure on this exclusive VIP tour, which avoids the crowds by bypassing the beginning queues. You’ll be free to take in the incredible wall paintings without spending hours in line.

What to Expect

In Vatican City, get ready to pass by the crowds outside the museum with VIP admission tickets. You’ll bypass the beginning queues. Once inside, you’ll have lots of time to explore nine miles (14km) of art-filled galleries.

Savor masterpieces in rooms like the Gallery of the Candelabra, which is lined with elegantly carved marble sculptures and candle-holders. You’ll also be free to wander at leisure through Raphael’s Rooms, four interconnecting galleries that are hung with paintings from the famous Renaissance master and his pupils. Enrich your knowledge of Italian geography in the Gallery of Maps, where you’ll find 16th-century plans of Italy.

The best is saved for last. The final part of the museum complex is the blockbuster Sistine Chapel, which most people wait in line for hours to see. With special access to the museum, you’ll skip to the front of the crowds to see the legendary 15th-century chapel. With an optional upgrade, you can opt to explore the galleries with a guide.

Reviews (2,390)
1 - 5 of 88 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago
Worth it

Buying this in advance was well worth it as the City Wonders staff walked us right into the museum and through security without having to wait. But please provide more clear directions as to where to meet- we walked around for a very long time...More

2  Thank amwatral
Reviewed 1 week ago
City Wonders was great.

City Wonders was very organized getting us into the Vatican in an efficient & speedy manner. The only suggestion I have is more explicit directions as to where to meet. Their instructions on exactly where to meet are sketchy at best & the only reason...More

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Lucianna was the best Guide

We had a great tour today with Lucianna as our guide. She was very informative and witty. The tour was well organized and thorough. There were 21 of us in total and she took the time to learn all our names and where we came...More

Thank David-Vickie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
A great way to see the sights

We booked for 800 am and we were not disappointed, a little late getting started but we were escorted to the tour groups, got our tickets and were in within about 15 min. Sure beat standing in line! The museum and Sistine Chapel were exceptional!...More

Thank 533tanam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Vatican tour

Great place spent hours going around it and wasn’t disappointed either , so much to see and do and the weather was just what was expected as well ,the tour guide went into great detail while on the tour highly recommend and paying the extra...More

1  Thank BRUCE2912
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Jonathan T
9 October 2018|
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Response from Joyce M | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can. You should get a map from the company and you’ll see the most direct route to the chapel.
Gopinath S
10 September 2018|
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Response from dsheridan5 | Reviewed this property |
The "skip the line" I purchased was called "just the tickets" So it did include admission into the Vatican museum and Sistine Chapel and then we were able to go directly into St. Peter's Basilica through the right hand... More
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