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Riccarda
Riccarda
November 2, 2019
You can reach VATICAN MUSEAMS in 14 minutes by foot! that is amazing. If you need to skip the long waiting lines, ask Co-Host Paolo, he will give you an easy solution.
Alessandro
Alessandro
December 15, 2019
Visiting the Vatican Museums is a memorable, must see sightseeing experience for visitors to Rome, culminating with the Sistine Chapel – a show stopper to end any visit to the Vatican Museums. Queues and waiting times to access the Vatican Museums are legendary and the Vatican Museums are not open…
Adelaide
Adelaide
November 24, 2019
Among the largest museum complexes in existence, the Vatican Museums contain some of the most significant classical sculptures and Renaissance works of art in the world. The museums contain around 70,000 works of art that were collected by Popes throughout the centuries. They are most famous for…
Mirco
Mirco
February 4, 2020
The Vatican Museums begin just beyond a massive bronze door that, like magic, takes you out of Italy and into the smallest country in the world: the Vatican. There are priceless works of art here, collected by the popes or often expressly commissioned by them. More than 70,000 pieces are on…
Chantal
Chantal
September 16, 2019
You MUST / NEED to visit the museums. It is a life experience indeed

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Park
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Monument / Landmark
“ The Pantheon has represented the greatest expression of the glory of Rome!”
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Park
“Any trip to Rome would be incomplete without a visit to the Trevi Fountain. Legend has it that anyone who throws a coin in the fountain will return to Rome.”
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Location
Roma, 00165
Stato della Città del Vaticano
Phone+39 06 6988 4676
Hours of Operation statusClosed now
Credit cards
Yes (incl. American Express & MasterCard)
Wifi
Free
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