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Typology: Art Museum, Religious Museum

Address

Address: Piazza San Pietro
Zone: Città del Vaticano (Roma ovest)
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ingresso all’interno della Basilica Vaticana

Contacts

Opening times

1 October to 31 March: every day 8am-6.15pm (ingresso fino alle 17.40 ca)
1 April to 30 September: every day 8am-7pm (ingresso fino alle 18.30 ca)
Closed 25 December and Easter 

Agreement with

Roma Pass
What the agreement provides:

ST. PETER'S BASILICA RESERVED ADMISSION AND TREASURY MUSEUM WITH AUDIO GUIDE - € 17.50, only with Roma Pass+Vox Vatican Guide
With Roma Pass and Vox Vatican Guide, you can avoid the long entrance queues to Saint Peter’s Basilica by purchasing the package "Reserved admission St. Peter's Basilica and Treasury Museum with audio guide" at a discounted and exclusive price of € 17,50 (instead of € 39,50). The Package Includes:
•Entrance to the Basilica of San Pietro through a dedicated security gate
•Entrance ticket for the Treasury Museum
•Official audio guide of the Treasury Museum

You can buy it exclusively through the Vox Vatican Guide App by following the simple steps indicated on the dedicated platform.

Description

The Museum of the Treasure of the Basilica of Saint Peter is of great historic and artistic interest. It keeps holy paraments and valuables offered for devotion to the Vatican Basilica. Of particular interest is a ciborium by Donatello, the "Monument to Sixtus the Fourth" by Pollaiolo, the silver cross and candelabra by A. Gentili(1582), the "Sarcophagus of Junius Bassus" (fourth century), the Cross of emperor Justin the Second (fourth century), a decorated dalmatic of the Early Middle Ages, and a metal gilded rooster (ninth century) that adorned the bell-tower of the Basilica of Constantine.

For more information

Culture and leisure › Historic places of worship › Catholic Churches
Last checked: 2019-11-11 11:33