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Rome: Castel Sant'Angelo with Priority Entrance

Activity provider: TICKETSTATION SRL

Rome: Castel Sant'Angelo with Priority Entrance

Activity provider: TICKETSTATION SRL
Likely to sell out Booked 29 times yesterday

From US$ 21.75 per person

Likely to sell out Booked 29 times yesterday

Admire the paintings and statues at Castel Sant’Angelo before visiting the terrace for views across Rome, the Bridge of Angels and the River Tiber.

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Duration 2 hours
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  • Discover the centuries of ancient history within the castle walls
  • Admire perfectly preserved Renaissance frescoes and other art
  • Enjoy views across Rome and the River Tiber from the museum terrace
Full description

Discover the history of this mausoleum-turned-museum with skip-the-line, hosted access. Located on the right bank of the Tiber only a short distance from the Vatican City, the Castel Sant'Angelo is an ancient fortress with centuries of history. Explore the museum's seven floors to discover an extensive collection of ancient artifacts and perfectly preserved frescoes from the Renaissance period. Built in 135 AD for the Roman Emperor Hadrian, the building has played an important part in Rome’s architectural history. Climb the spiral staircase to reach the Chamber of Ashes where a number of historical figures were incarcerated, before continuing up to visit the Papal Residence. Immerse yourself in the stories of each different room as you admire the art within. Finish your experience with a panoramic view over Rome and the River Tiber from the castle terrace. A great opportunity to take some photos of the Ponte Sant'Angelo bridge, also known as the Bridge of Angels.

  • Admission tickets with reservation for Castel Sant'Angelo Museum
  • Skip the line entrance for Castel Sant'Angelo
  • Touristation Staff assistance at the meeting point
  • Vatican Gardens open bus tour (if option selected)
  • Guided tour
  • Audio guide
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pick up and drop-off
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You must bring your own headphones
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check
  • All participants are required to bring and wear FFP2 masks. Blue surgical masks will not be accepted

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Meeting point

Redeem your voucher with the Touristation staff in front of the entrance to the Castel Sant'Angelo. The staff will be wearing a t-shirt with the TICKETSTATION SRL logo on it and holding an orange umbrella. Report on time according to the time you have booked.

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What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Passport or ID card for children

Not allowed

  • Weapons or sharp objects
  • Luggage or large bags
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.4 /5

based on 1413 reviews

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Right at the appointed time and following the instructions of the reservation where we had to go to validate the tickets, the super friendly girl, very nice and with an exquisite experience, especially when it came to answering any questions. Once inside, the visit to the castle, very beautiful, and with beautiful views. I recommend it.

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August 24, 2022

Well, we expected more from the Castel Sant'Angelo. The woman who got the reserved tickets was friendly. But just because you don't have to queue at the ticket office (which was empty, by the way), to pay double the ticket price and then stand at the entrance with many others who had also reserved beforehand, really isn't worth it.

August 18, 2022

So fascinating especially the models of the castel over the years. Loved the large sculpture of Michael the Archangel and the twelve angel statues along the bridge leading to the fortress. There was a seagull that had his photograph taken numerous times by tourists as he posed with the arched bridges over the Tiber and Roma in the background. He was an asset to Castel San Angelo!

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July 31, 2022

Product ID: 397437