Vatican Museums night opening tour

Vatican Museums Night Opening

special night opening Summer

DURATION: about 3 hours
AVAILABILITY: every Friday evening, from May to 31 October. 
TOUR STARTING TIME: 7:00 pm or 8:00 pm on your choice.

TOUR DESCRIPTION: you will visit the main sections of the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel together with an expert guide. The tour itinerary includes: the Cortile della Pigna,  the Pio Clementino museum, the upper floor Galleries (Candelabri, Arazzi e Carte Geografiche), the Raphael Rooms, the Sistine Chapel,the Library Galleries

On request, you can ask your guide to stay inside the Vatican Museums for 2 hours instead of 3 hours and then move to Piazza San Pietro to visit the St. Peter's Basilica (only from the exterior, the Basilica is closed in the evening) and Bernini's Colonnade, both illuminated during the night.

: headphones to hear the guide explanation in a more confortable way are included for groups with more than 10 participants. Tour itinerary can be personalized according to visitors' request.
GROUPS: for groups over 15 participants, please contact our reservation office writing an email to; you will receive a personalized offer.


Our guides in Rome

Italy Travels tour guides staff is represented by licensed guides of great experience and high level of professionalism, competence and excellence on their job. All Italy Travels guides are authorized by the provincial administration of Rome and most of them are art historians and teachers in art subjects.
All guided tours organized by Italy Travels always include pre-reserved museum tickets when museum tours are included in the tour itinerary. In this way visitors avoid waisting time waiting in line in front of museums ticket offices.

 Book now
Total amount: ...,...



Call our staff for assistance, Monday-Friday, 10,00 am - 5,00 pm.

numero telefono

metodi pagamento