Rome Underground Tour for Kids with Saint Clement’s Church & Crypt of Capuchins

Rome, Italy

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icon2 hours  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 3 more
Overview

Discover two of Rome's most macabre underground attractions during this guided, kid-focused tour of Saint Clement’s Basilica and the Crypt of the Capuchins. Descend four layers beneath the city to explore the Pagan-era temple, built during the first and second centuries, before seeing a set of rooms decorated with the skeletons of thousands of monks. Tours use multimedia tools, coloring books, and other games to keep children entertained.
  • A family-friendly underground Rome tour for children
  • Head beneath the city to discover two unique attractions
  • Listen to entertaining historical commentary, spanning millennia
  • Use games and other interactive activities to bring history to life for kids

Professional kid-friendly Guide
Entrance Fees
Snacks
Private transportation

Departure Point

Piazza Barberini, 00187 Roma RM, Italy

Return Details

Basilica of San Clemente, 00184 Rome, Metropolitan City of Rome, Italy
Itinerary
Pass By:  
Museum and Crypt of Capuchins
Your top-rated family-friendly guide will lead during this thrilling journey with games, trivia sories, anedoctes, and multemedia tools.
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Museum and Crypt of Capuchins
Visit the creepy rooms of the Crypt of Capuchins completely adorned by human bones. The remains of 4000 friars were buried here from 1500 and 1870, some of the skeletons you can see are intact. The bones are put in a very decorative way making this crypt a real piece of art.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Basilica of San Clemente
Discover the history of this church transformed many times over the centuries. Starting from the medioeval church built in the 12th century, you will cross the four levels discovering the old church, the ancient roman houses and buildings, and the ruins of a Mithraic Temple dating to 1st century.
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Basilica of San Clemente
Admire the richly decorated current Basilica built around 1100 A.D. with its apse mosaic, the carved wooden ceiling, frescoes, and marble statues. Admire tha large collection of early medioeval wall paintings. See the ruins of an old pagan temple devoted to the cult of Mithra, an ancient storehouse, and a private house of a roman aristocrat probably used as site of clandestin christian worship.
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Not recommended for children under 6
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

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