Family Friendly Private Vatican & Sistine Chapel Skip-the-Line Tour for Children

Rome, Italy

Experience Rating
icon3 hours  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 1 more

Maximize time in the Vatican Museums with a private half-day tour designed for families with children. Skip the line with premium access tickets and follow a private guide on a fun tour with trivia questions and scavenger hunts. Visit the Sistine Chapel to see Michelangelo’s famous ceiling and go inside St. Peter’s Basilica. Explore the Gallery of Maps and Raphael’s Rooms.
  • Explore the Vatican Museums with a private guide
  • Keep the kids engaged with scavenger hunts and trivia games
  • See Michelangelo’s masterpiece of a ceiling in the Sistine Chapel
  • Visit St. Peter’s Basilica and the Gallery of Maps

Guaranteed to skip the long lines
All activities
Local guide
Professional art historian guide
Private tour
Family friendly
Private transportation
Food and drinks

Departure Point

Viale Vaticano, Roma RM, Italy

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
Pass By:  
Vatican Museums
You meet with your guide near Vatican City and after bypassing the queues you can store your luggage in the Vatican cloakroom and begin this marvelous interactive journey of discovery.  As you visit the various collections your guide will involve the whole family in fun activities.  There are quizzes to solve, trivia questions to answer, scavenger hunts and much more to keep everyone occupied.  There are numerous delights to see: Greek and Roman sculptures; the sarcophagi of Empress Helena and Constantine, the mother and daughter of Constantine the Great; the Gallery of the Candelabra; Gallery of Tapestries; Sobieski Hall and the wonderful Raphael’s Rooms.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Sistine Chapel
 After the museums you enter the Sistine Chapel, the famous venue for papal elections and one of Italy’s most visited sites.  The frescoes depict Bible stories, including the creation of Adam and of course there is Michelangelo’s renowned “The Last Judgment”
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
St. Peter's Basilica
After leaving the museum you r guide will take you to see one of the most impressive churches in the world – Saint Peter’s Basilica. This tour is designed to be fun and educational and your guide can customize the experience to cater for the specific needs of your family.   
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Pass By:  
St. Peter's Square
The children will be actively involved in every aspect of the tour and may even walk away with a prize or two!! Your guide will leave you in Saint Peter’s Square next to the taxi and bus station.  
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Learn more about cancellations.

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