Rome: Castel Sant'Angelo Skip-the-Line Ticket with Audio App

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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.

Highlights

  • Discover the centuries of ancient history within the castle walls
  • Admire perfectly preserved Renaissance frescoes and other art
  • Enjoy views across Rome and the Tiber river from the museum terrace

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, 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 Tiber river from the castle terrace. A great opportunity to take some photos of the St Angel bridge, also known as the Bridge of Angels. Select the best option, according to your journey: - Skip the line entrance - Skip the line entrance + Audioguide App - Skip the line entrance to Castel St. Angel and Pantheon - Skip the line entrance to Castel St. Angel and Entrance to St. Peter's Basilica + Dome with audioguide app.

Includes

Skip-the-line ticket to Castel Sant'Angelo Entry to the 'Le vie della fede' exhibition at Castel St. Angelo (from March 1) Assistance at the meeting point Audio guide app for Castel Sant'Angelo Skip-the-line ticket for Pantheon (if option selected) Entry to St. Peter's Basilica and Dome with audio guide app (if option selected)

Important Information

  • Free admission to all disabled visitors with a certified disability. Redeem your voucher with the assistance of Touristation staff in front of the entrance of Castel Sant'Angelo. They have an orange umbrella and wear red jacket. Please not, for the option which includes the Dome: Not recommended for pregnant women or participants with heart conditions, back problems or other serious medical conditions and not wheelchair accessible. Visitor who do not adhere to the dress code will not be permitted entry to the Basilica. The elevator will take you to the first level of the Dome: to reach the top you will need to climb around 300 steps. For this reason, the tour is not recommended for children under 7 years and adults over 75 years or anyone who is claustrophobic, suffers from vertigo or has a walking difficulty

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