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Greet your guide—and any other families who might join your small group—near the entrance to the Vatican Museums, and skip the long line to enter. Your guide will entertain the children with age-appropriate scavenger hunts and games.

Both the stories they tell and the exact rooms you visit will be tailored to the audience, but will include the Gallery of Maps and the Gallery of Carriages. Your tour will culminate in the Sistine Chapel, home to Michelangelo’s greatest masterpiece, before you exit the museum into St. Peter’s Square. St. Peter’s Basilica is easy to visit independently after your tour, should you wish.

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Vatican Museums
Vatican City
Sistine Chapel
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Overview

The Vatican Museums are one of the world’s great museums and the Sistine Chapel is a candidate for the world’s most famous artwork. But neither is set up for kids. Tailor-made for families with younger children, this Vatican Museums family tour lets kids discover the history and art of this world-class site through play—and, with no anxious waiting in line, adults can enjoy it, too.

Highlights
  • Entertain and educate the kids in the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel
  • Enjoy scavenger hunts, games, and stories tailor-made for families
  • Gain skip-the-line access to the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel
  • Discover masterpieces of European art without boring the kids
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Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile
Crazy crowded, but still a great tour.

The Vatican is just a zoo to visit, and you really need 6-8 hours to really take your time and enjoy it. This was a group of about 15 people that went with our group of 6 that included my 9 & 7 year old....More

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Katjayourguide, Owner at Rome 4 Kids Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello there and thank you for taking the time to write a review.....I am happy to hear you enjoyed the tour, though we all realize that group tours are not easy especially when the Vatican is crowded during the summer, but this is a bit...More

Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile
Vatican with 2 boys (ages 4 & 6)

We decided very last minute to book a guided tour and Rome 4 Kids was wonderful to work us in. In fact, we finalized booking the morning of our afternoon tour! We were also lucky to have Antonella (aka Tony) as our tour guide. She...More

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Katjayourguide, Owner at Rome 4 Kids Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Hello and GRAZIE for this beautiful review! We are very happy to hear that you and your boys had such a great tour with us! Hope to see you again in Rome, italy or in some other European destination. Keep in touch! Katja, Joyce &...More

Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile
Our best family trip to date!

As I travel for a living and have lived in Europe, I had a good idea of what my 4 kids (teens) would enjoy and remember and I wanted to make the most of our time. I selected Rome4Kids as I wanted private so my...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018
Best tour ever!

We chose to explore the Vatican with Rome4Kids and couldn't have chosen better! Right from the moment I first contacted them, they were quick to respond and once we had confirmed the tour we wanted to take and paid for it, they were very prompt...More

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Katjayourguide, Owner at Rome 4 Kids Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Hello there and many thanks for the wonderful things you said about Antonella and my staff! We love what we do and I am always excited that it comes across! I am happy to know that you had such a great time in Rome! Hope...More

Reviewed 23 January 2018
Ancient Rome Drive and Walk and Early Bird Vatican tour.

We booked airport transportation and 2 tours with Rome4Kids. On a basic level, everything worked out as planned. The drivers and tour guides were easy to find, contact and were where they said they would be when they said they would be there. Everyone was...More

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Katjayourguide, Owner at Rome 4 Kids Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2018

Hello there and thank you so much for taking the time to right this glowing review about our services and especially mentioning Antonella and Francesca, two of our many top guides! See you again soon! Have a splendid year, Katja & the Europe4KidsTour team

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