Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel Fast - Track Entry

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from €31.00 EUR
Validity: 2 Hours
 Seller: Getyourguide GmbH

Embark on an unforgettable journey through the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel with our exclusive skip-the-line tickets. Our expert guides will lead you through the hallowed halls, sharing stories and secrets about the masterpieces that adorn the walls. From ancient Roman sculptures to Renaissance frescoes, this experience will immerse you in the history, culture, and art of the Vatican.

Fulfill the Guest Relations Team at the meeting point 15 minutes prior to your set-up entryway time to start the activity. They will be on hand to lead you inside the attraction. Get in through the fastest entrance readily available and after that enjoy your go-to at your own speed.

Vatican Museums Ticket Line

Vatican Museums Ticket Line

Vatican City

Vatican City rises on the right bank of the Tiber, on the foothills of Monte Mario and Gianicolo. In Roman times, this was the site of the Gardens of Nero, and the Circus, where thousands of Christians were martyred. (Saint Peter met his death here circa 67 A. D.). It is the world center of the Catholic Church. Each year, thousands of Catholics and non-Catholics stream here from all parts of the world. Not only is the Vatican a great spiritual center, but also rich in priceless art treasures of the Renaissance, and of antiquity.

Politically, Vatican City is a completely autonomous small state within the Italian Republic. The « Lateran Pact » of 1929 established its independence. It has its own radio station, railroad station, newspaper, and diplomatic representation in the major capitals. Although it has no army, the « Swiss-Guards », who are the guards of the Pope, patrol the gates of the city day and night. The legislative, executive, and judiciary branches of the government are under the full authority of the Pope, and through the medium of the Cardinal Secretary of State, he participates in international affairs. Vatican City has its own stamps, and its own money, which is valid throughout Italy.

Entrance to the Vatican Museums

Entrance to the Vatican Museums

The Vatican Museums: A World-Class Collection

The Vatican Museums house one of the most extensive and impressive collections of art in the world. As you stroll through the beautifully adorned halls, you’ll be captivated by the sheer number of masterpieces on display.

The Gallery of Maps: As you enter the Gallery of Maps, you’ll be awestruck by the vibrant topographical paintings that cover the walls. These intricately detailed maps showcase the entire Italian peninsula, transporting you on a visual journey through Italy’s diverse landscapes.

The Raphael Rooms: The Raphael Rooms are an artistic treasure trove, featuring some of the most iconic works of the Renaissance master, Raphael. Stand in awe before the School of Athens, where the greatest philosophers and scientists of antiquity gather in thoughtful conversation.

The Sistine Chapel: The highlight of your visit will undoubtedly be the Sistine Chapel, where you can marvel at Michelangelo’s awe-inspiring frescoes. Witness the biblical stories of the Creation and the Last Judgment come to life in vibrant detail, a testament to the artist’s unparalleled skill and dedication.

The Creation of Adam – A Timeless Masterpiece: One of the most famous images in the Sistine Chapel is the Creation of Adam, where God reaches out to give life to the first man. The captivating composition and sublime beauty of this fresco have captivated audiences for centuries, making it a must-see for any art enthusiast.

The Last Judgment: Michelangelo’s Last Judgment is a monumental work, covering the entire altar wall of the Sistine Chapel. This awe-inspiring fresco depicts the Second Coming of Christ and the final judgment of humanity, with vibrant colors and intricate details that will leave you speechless.

Our Exclusive Skip-the-Line Access: Maximize Your Experience

With our skip-the-line tickets, you can bypass the long queues and make the most of your time in the Vatican. This means more time to explore the breathtaking collections, delve deeper into the history, and create lasting memories of your visit.

Our knowledgeable guides will be by your side throughout your visit, providing fascinating insights and unveiling the hidden gems of the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel. Their expertise will ensure that you gain a deeper understanding of the art, history, and culture that permeate these sacred spaces.

Don’t miss the opportunity to explore the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel with our exclusive skip-the-line tickets. Immerse yourself in the beauty and history of these world-renowned landmarks, and create memories that will last a lifetime. Book your tickets now and embark on a journey through time, art, and culture.

What's Included
  • Skip-the-line access to the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel,
  • Booking and handling fee.
What's not Included
  • Guided Tour,
  • Ticket to St.Peter’s Basilica (free of charge, however access is not ensured. It might vary due to crowd control),
  • Access to St. Peter’s Basilica’s dome,
  • Tickets for Saint Peter’s Dome,
  • Audio guide unless choice selected.
Cancellation Policy

Cancellations are possible for this ticket. (up to 24 hours)

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