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Vatican Museums’ Exclusive Early-Bird Entrance!

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  • Exclusive priority entrance to the Vatican Museums

  • Happy Hour in the Pinecone Courtyard

  • Gallery of Maps

  • Tapestries Gallery

  • Raphael’s Rooms

  • Sistine Chapel and Michelangelo’s The Final Judgement

  • Limited to 10 participants


*Skip-the-line entrance tickets after closing time

*Vatican Museums expert guide

*Happy Hour in the Pinecone Courtyard

*Entrance to the Sistine Chapel after closing time

*Booking fees


*Optional gratuities


Cancellation policy

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Exclusive afternoon guided tour of the Vatican Museums with Happy Hour!

Your Sistine Chapel & Vatican Museums tour with aperitif in the Pinecone Courtyard

Don’t miss the chance to step into the Sistine Chapel as a VIP and taste a typical Italian aperitif in a magical setting, in a semi-private group of no more than 10 people!

Enjoy the Vatican Museums after closing time in the afternoon and be the first in to the Sistine Chapel! Discover the Vatican Museums with this exclusive afternoon skip the line entrance and admire the Sistine Chapel at its best, without the notoriously large crowds.

Book this options and reach the meeting point, just next to the museum entrance: here you will join the guide and the rest of your small group.

Follow your guide along the Pio Clementino Museum, the Upper Galleries (Candelabras, Geographical Maps, and Tapestries) and the amazing Raphael’s Rooms. Admire Michelangelo's wonderful work of art in the Sistine Chapel and relax with a lovely Italian-style Happy Hour in the Pinecone Courtyard, in the heart of the Vatican!

Your day with this exclusive experience at the Sistine Chapel and a relaxing Happy Hour will forever be memorable and intimate, a true once-in-a-lifetime experience.

This activity last about 2 hours, Happy Hour excluded.

  • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly.

  • Display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID at the meeting point.

  • Please arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes before the scheduled time of your visit to avoid any delays.

Meeting Point

  • Meet your guide at the steps near the bar Caffé Vaticano, opposite side to the Vatican Museums entrance.

  • Address: viale, Viale Vaticano, 100, Roma RM, Italy.

Get Directions to the Meeting Point

Getting There

By Bus

  • The closest bus stop is V.Le Vaticano/Musei Vaticani. It is a quick 1-minute walk to the meeting point.

  • Board bus 49 to get you there.

By Subway

  • The closest subway station is Ottaviano. It is a quick 6-minute walk to the meeting point.

  • Board subway line MEA to get you there.

By Tram

  • The closest tram stop is Risorgimento/S. Pietro. It is a quick 7-minute walk to the meeting point.

  • Board tram 19 to get you there.


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