This form is a request to visit the Vatican Museums through the Patrons of the Arts of the Vatican Museums Office. Confirmation will be sent after the information provided in this form has been processed and arrangements have been finalized.
Guided tours are limited to active patrons only (personal and non-transferable). Non-Patron individuals will not be permitted access to the Vatican Museums and will be directed to the Office of Information and Tourism in St. Peter's Square instead. Tour requests can only be guaranteed when the Vatican Office of the Patrons is notified at least three weeks in advance.
The Vatican Museums are closed on Sundays!
Tours of St. Peter's Basilica and the "Scavi," excavations beneath the Basilica are not handled by the Patrons. However, The Vatican Patrons office would be happy to suggest guides for Saint Peter's Basilica upon request. For tours of the Scavi under Saint Peter's, please contact the Ufficio Scavi at email@example.com. Tel: +39-06-6988-5318 Fax: +39-06-6988-5518. In your request, it may help to specify that you belong to the Patrons of the Arts in the Vatican Museums.
DRESS CODE: Please be mindful of the dresscode rules in the Vatican. Entry to the Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel, St. Peter's Basilica and the Vatican Gardens is permitted only to appropriately dressed visitors. Low cut or sleeveless clothing, shorts, miniskirts and hats are not allowed.