Family tour of the Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica
Museums

Family tour of the Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica

Availability: From Monday to Saturday
Duration: 3 hours
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Take part in a private 3-hour tour of the Vatican Museums, specifically designed for families with children
  • Kids can take part in games and win prizes, all the while learning about the Vatican’s amazing collections
  • Admire the world-known frescos in the Raphael Rooms and the Sistine Chaple and enter the spectacular St. Peter's Basilica
What to expect

Join a 3-hour private tour of the Vatican designed for families with children: you'll have the chance to explore the Vatican Museums’ renowned collection of art, including Raphael's Rooms and the Gallery of Maps. as well as Michelangelo's famous Sistine Chapel and his Pietà; also, you’ll enjoy skip-the-line access to the Museums and St. Peter's Basilica so you won’t waste time waiting in line. Meet your private guide near the Vatican City and enter right away; in the course of the experience, your children will take part in games and win prizes whilst learning about the Vatican’s collections.
Your visit will start from the ancient Greek and Roman sculptures, as well as the sarcophagi of Empress Helena and Constantina. You'll then proceed through the Gallery of the Candelabra, the Gallery of the Tapestries, Sobieski Hall, and the richly decorated Raphael Rooms. Next up is the highlight of any Vatican tour: the Sistine Chapel, still in use today, notably as the venue for the papal elections. Here you’ll have the opportunity to admire Michelangelo's Last Judgment and other frescoes depicting Biblical stories, such as the well-known creation of Adam.
As the last stop, you'll enter the most meaningful Catholic church in the world, Saint Peter’s Basilica.
This tour is a great way to discover the best the Vatican has to offer and to make sure your kids enjoy the experience as much as you while learning about the history and heritage of this extraordinary site. The whole family can team up to solve quizzes, join in treasure hunts, and much more. Your guide will personalize your tour to fit your specific needs, creating a unique experience for your family.

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What's included
  • Professional art historian guide
  • Skip-the-lines entrance tickets
  • Private tour
What's not included
  • Pick-up and transfers
Reduced price
  • Child (5-11): reduced
  • Youth (12-17): reduced
Where

Viale Vaticano, Rome RM, Italy.

Meeting point:

Meet your guide in front of the white gate of the main entrance of the Museums, below the statues of Raphael and Michelangelo.

When
  • From Monday to Saturday at 2.00pm
  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday at 9.00am
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Provider
Raphael Tours and Events
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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