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 2020

Sunday (except the last Sunday of each month), 1 January, 6 January, 11 February, 19 March, 13 April, 1 May, 29 June, 15 August, 8, 25 and 26 December
 


Temporary and extraordinary closures

Pinacoteca, Room VIII

  • Period: 25 – 29 February
    Hour of closure: 09.00 a.m. – 06.00 p.m.  

VATICAN MUSEUMS (all sectors)

  • Period: 1 April
    Hour of closure:
  • 09.00 a.m. – 11.00 a.m. (visitors with booking)  
  • 09.00 a.m. – 01.00 p.m. (visitors without booking)  
  • Period: 1 April
    Hour of closure: 06.30 p.m.  

    Last entrance: 04.30 p.m.

VATICAN MUSEUMS (all sectors)

Carriage Pavilion

  • Period: Reopening date to be confirmed
    Hour of closure: --  

    Last entrance: --