The privilege of being able to admire not only the museum sectors open to the public but also those not usually accessible, and to experience an exclusive visit to the Sistine Chapel.
A special proposal intended for the individual visitor interested either in an individual tour or a collective tour in pre-formed groups of a maximum of 15 participants.
It is compulsory to enter with a guide; the Vatican Museums can provide, upon request, a guide service with specialised staff authorised by Vatican City State.
Itinerary of “Out of hours” guided tour – Semi-private: Gallery of the Candelabra, Gallery of the Tapestries, Gallery of the Geographical Maps and the Raphael’s Rooms. The itinerary also includes extraordinary access to some “hidden” museum sectors normally closed to the public, such as the Bramante Staircase, the Cabinet of the Masks and the Niccoline Chapel.
This special tour concludes with an exclusive visit to the Sistine Chapel, where the participants can linger in admiration and contemplation until 06.15 p.m., whereas all the other day’s visitors will have left or will be leaving the sacred place.
N.B. The itinerary and access to the sectors indicated above may be subject to variations or cancellations due to unexpected activities or events of the Holy See or Vatican City State.