St Peter’s Basilica Dome
Entry to the dome is to the far right of the basilica. A small lift takes you halfway up but it’s still a long climb to the top (320...
Museo Storico Artistico
Accessed from the left nave of the St.Peter's Basilica, the Museo Storico Artistico sparkles with sacred relics and priceless...
The Vatican Grottoes contain the tombs of numerous popes, including John Paul II, whose simple sepulchre contrasts starkly with many of...
Vatican Gardens information
Up to half the Vatican is covered by the perfectly manicured Vatican Gardens, which contain fortifications, grottoes, monuments and fountains dating from the 9th century to the present day. Visits are by two-hour guided tour only, for which you’ll need to book at least a week in advance.