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Exclusive First Entrance to Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel
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Probably the most famous chapel in the world because of its incredible artwork, notably "The Last Judgment," Michelangelo's stunning fresco covering 10,000 square feet of the ceiling and wall.
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Citta del Vaticano 1, 00120 Vatican City, Italy
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Reviewed today via mobile

If you appreciate art then you will appreciate this . There is alot to take in and process so take a few moments to sit and soak it in . It is the last room to visit . However the museos De vaticanos the room...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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It is simply breathtaking, can not put it in words, the intrinsic work which has been done or the history of the place it is something which you need to visit when in Vatican.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Sistine Chapel is the highlight of the Vatican tour. Highly recommend booking a walking tour in advance to skip the long lines and make the most of the visit.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

You cannot come to Rome and not visit the Vatican museum that leads onto the Sistine chapel. This chapel is incredible and is adorned with beautiful paintings. There is no talking or photography allowed In the chapel and local police/security try to ensure this is...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Cazzas83
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you’re into a god then it’s a nice place to visit. But it does go on a bit. And the staff in the Chapel are very very against pictures.... god can see everything apparently but we can’t take a picture to remember god!

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Sistine chapel is a must to see in Rome. However; you have to walk around a very expensive museum first to get to it, filled with random objects to try and justify the costs! Once you get to the chapel you are herded in...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Elizabeth H
Reviewed 2 days ago

The chapel is undeniably full of art. I was a little disappointed because it was much smaller than it looked in the guidebook photos. In future they should put a scale replica in the photos to avoid anyone else experiencing this. It would also benefit...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Not enough can be said about visiting the Sistine Chapel-the highlight of the Vatican City tour. This is a must see-be sure to follow the rules and refrain from snapping a photo. The place is too sacred and magical to be captured on film. Sometimes...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Christopher H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Seeing the paintings up close and personal, I must say it’s worth it. A little crowded and limited seating but you simply look up and admire the ceiling. We took the tour and it gave us a breakdown and meaning of the painting. I’d recommend...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank jazyburn
Reviewed 3 days ago

Nice place to visit within the Vatican, be aware no short skirts or shorts allowed, the guards can be strict on this I saw people being turned away. Also they say no photos and the guards do literally watch you like hawks, I managed to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Response from Josie P | Reviewed this property |
Tour guide was informative and interesting.He pointed out different things in the pictures/paintings and informed the crowd about different events in the paintings. He also pointed out where the Pope's window was and other... More
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27 November 2018|
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Response from Jane W | Reviewed this property |
We paid to skip the queues glad we did others waited 5 hrs to get in, great guide booked through trip adviser, Vatican and Sistine chapel tour, very knowledgeable guide who explained the best things to look for in the art... More
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Linda J
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Response from Lisa K | Reviewed this property |
We booked a tour and we went very early. We realized a bit too late that once you get into the tour, YOU can return your headphone/piece and walk more leisurely through the vatican museums and the chapel. We realized this... More
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