All times

Opening days and times

From Monday to Saturday
09.00 a.m. – 06.00 p.m.
(final entry 04.00 p.m.)

Every last Sunday of the month
(provided this does not coincide with Easter Sunday, 29 June Sts. Peter and Paul, 25 December Christmas Day, and 26 December Feast of St. Stephen)
09.00 a.m. – 02.00 p.m. (final entry 12.30 p.m.)
Free entry

Visitors are required to leave the halls 30 minutes before museum closing time

Closures 2018

Sunday (except the last Sunday of each month), 1 and 6 January, 19 March, 2 April, 1 May, 29 June, 14 and 15 August, 1 November, 8, 25 and 26 December
 


Temporary and extraordinary closures

Sector Period Hour of closure Last entrance
Gregoriano Profano Museum 5 – 8 November 09.00 a.m. – 06.00 p.m. --
New Wing 7 – 9 November 09.00 a.m. – 06.00 p.m. --
Gregorian Egyptian Museum 28 November – 3 December 09.00 a.m. – 06.00 p.m. --
VATICAN MUSEUMS 19 December 09.00 a.m. – 10.00 a.m. --
VATICAN MUSEUMS

24 December
31 December

03.30 p.m. 01.30 p.m.
Ethnological Museum Reopening date to be confirmed -- --