Skip the Line Vatican & Sistine Chapel Tour for Kids & Families w Hotel Pick Up

Rome, Italy

Experience Rating
icon3 hours  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 4 more

See the Vatican and Sistine Chapel with your children on a 3-hour tour specifically designed for families. Your entire family can learn together about the Vatican Museum’s impressive works of art while participating in a fun interactive tour. You’ll visit the Vatican Museums, including Raphael's Rooms and the Gallery of Maps, the Sistine Chapel, St. Peter's Basilica. The tour includes pre-booked tickets so your family will avoid the long entrance lines.
Your expert local guide for children and families will customize the tour for your family, so that it’s unique to you and your interests.
The interactive tour includes activities to encourage learning and participation. The whole family will enjoy solving quizzes, answering trivia questions, participating in scavenger hunts, and many more creative activities to keep the whole family engaged.

hotel drop off

Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
Please leave your hotel name and if central we will pick you up.

Pass By:  
Vatican City
Your tour will begin near the Vatican City, where you will meet your guide. Then, using your pre-booked tickets, you will avoid the entrance queues and enter the Vatican Museums.. You may check any luggage or belongings in the Vatican cloakroom, if necessary, before the tour begins.
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Vatican Museums
From the start of the tour, your guide will engage the children in games to identify important Vatican artwork, which includes wonderful Greek and Roman sculptures, and the sarcophagi of Empress Helena and Constantina, the mother and daughter of Constantine the Great. The Gallery of the Candelabra, Gallery of the Tapestries, Sobieski Hall, and the breathtaking Raphael's Rooms will follow.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Sistine Chapel
The Sistine Chapel is next. It’s one of the most popular attractions in Italy. As you view Michelangelo's breathtaking fresco, “The Last Judgment,” you’ll learn about stories from the Bible, including the creation of Adam. The Sistine Chapel is still used today as the venue for papal elections.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
St. Peter's Basilica
Then your group will enter the most significant Catholic church on earth, Saint Peter’s Basilica, where you will see Michelangelo’s Pieta
Duration: 40 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
St. Peter's Square
Your tour will end in Saint Peter's Square next to the taxi and bus station. We’re sure your entire family will learn a great deal, including your children, and you’ll have created memories that will last a lifetime.
Duration: 10 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • 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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