Explore the unparalleled collection of artwork amassed by the popes throughout the centuries and learn about the incredible masterpieces housed by the Vatican Museums.
In the Pinacoteca Gallery you will find works by incredible artists (Giotto, Raphael and Caravaggio amongst others) displayed to best show-off their beauty. Over a thousand pieces of antique sculpture are on display in the Chiaramonti Museum, and in the Gallery of Maps you will see 16th century maps depicting Italy and its regions. You will even find works by modern artists such as Chagall and Picasso in the Collection of Modern Religious Art. The highlights of all this and much more will be explained and brought to life by your fascinating guide.
In the Sistine Chapel you will be able to wonder at Michelangelo’s famous frescoes, including the Creation of Adam and the Last Judgment, the largest ever painted by one man alone. His work is truly breathtaking and is an absolute must-see when in Rome