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Reserved Entrance Tickets to Castel Sant'Angelo

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Flexible Duration
  • Visit The Mausoleum of Hadrian, a historical monument that is close to 2000 years old!
  • Gain an in-depth understanding of Roman history as you explore the castle at your own pace.
  • Learn how the once, tallest building in Rome, had different uses across the centuries.
  • Check out ancient roman architecture, sculptures, art, and weaponry at its best.
  • Witness breathtaking, panoramic views of Rome from the terrace of the building.
  • Reserved entrance to Castel Sant'Angelo
  • The attraction is closed on Mondays.
  • This experience is not suitable for wheelchair users.
  • People with mobility issues won't be able to access all spaces of the monument. It also won't be possible to adapt the routes due to the nature of the monument.
  • Luggage or large bags are not allowed inside the attraction.
  • These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Reserved Entry Tickets to Castel Sant'Angelo with Optional Audio Guide

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1 hr. - 2 hr.
Audio Guide
  • Enjoy reserved entrance to Castel Sant'Angelo and get a glimpse into the outstanding transformation of Rome in the past 2000 years.
  • Select from ticket options to get an engaging audio guide, hosted entry, or skip-the-line entry!
  • From ancient artifacts to perfectly preserved frescoes, you'll have the freedom to explore this gem at your own pace with a convenient digital audio guide.
  • Are you a fan of medieval secrets? Discover facts about the castle kept under wraps and find the Pope's secret passageway called Passetto di Borgo.
  • Hosted Reserved Entry to Castel Sant'Angelo + Audio Guide
  • Reserved Entry to Castel Sant'Angelo
  • Skip-the-Line Entry to Castel Sant’Angelo + Audio Guide
  • Tip: To experience Castel Sant'Angelo in its best light, you'll want to visit just before sunset. Carry your camera to snap the best pictures of this historic monument.
  • Make sure to download the audio guide beforehand when you have access to WiFi.
  • For the best audio experience, make sure you bring along your earphones.
  • Unlike the Vatican, Castel Sant'Angelo does not have a strict dress code. But we recommend wearing comfortable shoes as the staircases inside are quite steep.
  • No separate email goes out for audio guides. Audio guides are downloaded onsite at the meeting point itself and the WiFi will be provided to guests to download the audio guide.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Skip-the-Line Entry and Guided Tour of Castel Sant’Angelo

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2 hr.
Guided Tour
  • No more standing in long queues on your visit! Take this guided tour of Castel Sant'Angelo palace with your skip-the-line ticket and discover the secrets beneath.
  • Become familiar with places that are usually closed to the public through small group guided tour, and discover the Hadrianic castle and fortress.
  • Witness the inside of the castle with places including Passetto di Borgo, the footbridge connecting Castel Sant'Angelo with the Vatican Palaces, the Oliare, Historical Prisons, and the Leo X courtyard and Clemente VII Theatre.
  • Get a unique view of the City Center from the Castle's terrace, where you will be able to take some insta-worthy pictures.
  • See some splendid sculptures of angels on the palace walls and paintings like Bernini's extraordinary masterpiece and Ponte degli Angeli.
  • Tip: Keep at least 2 hours of your day for your visit to the Castel Sant'Angelo.
  • When you arrive, look for staff members waving a "Loving Rome" banner.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Angels & Demons

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3 hr. - 4 hr. 15 min.
Guided Tour
  • Feel like the dashing Robert Langdon on this unique Angels and Demons tour that takes you through the sites that appear in Dan Brown's worldwide bestseller.
  • Embark across Rome in a comfortable air-conditioned coach, along with a professional English-speaking historian tour guide.
  • As you pass by magnificent churches and walk through lively squares, worn-out alleys, and cobblestone streets, try to imagine whether the author once visited and was inspired by the same spots.
  • Walk down the Path of Illumination, uncovering centuries-old secrets and decoding mysterious puzzles on your way.
  • Visit the places immortalized by the novel as the four Altars of Science - St. Maria del Popolo Church, St. Peter's Square, St. Maria Della Vittoria Church, and the Fountain of the Four Rivers in Piazza Navona.
  • Get the chance to explore the Church of Illumination itself, the stunning Castel Sant’Angelo. Discover the secret passage that connects the fortress with the Vatican.
  • Though this a tour, some of the churches you will be visiting may have restrictions on certain kinds of clothing so we recommend that you wear something that covers your shoulders and back and reaches below your knees.
  • Since the tour also involves a fair amount of walking, we recommend you wear some comfortable walking shoes.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Admission Tickets to Castel Sant'Angelo with E-Bike Rental & Audio Guide

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3 hr.
Audio Guide
  • Embrace your inner environmentalist and get yourself this e-bike rental ticket that lets you explore Rome in a green manner!
  • Plug in your informative audio guides that regales facts and tales about Rome's past and present, with a drizzle of its must-visit attractions.
  • This ticket also gives you access to Castel Sant'Angelo, a revered landmark in Rome that has withstood the test of time.
  • From a funerary monument to a prison, and from a splendid Renaissance dwelling to a museum, this attraction has seen it all!
  • Enjoy sights of ancient fortified walls, statues, and striking paintings. Take the spiral ramp to the chamber of ashes and cells.
  • Reserved Entrance to the Castel Sant'Angel
  • 3-hr e-bike rental
  • Audio guide in 7 languages
  • 25-min multimedia video at ticketing office
  • This tour is not wheelchair accessible.
  • This tour is not available for children aged 13yrs and below.
  • At the ticket redemption point (the ticketing office), you'll be assisted with downloading the audio guide.
  • The audio guide is available in English, Italian, French, German, Spanish, Russian & Chinese
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Castel Sant'Angelo is a mausoleum-turned-museum that has existed since the 2nd century. During your visit to this historic monument, you will be able to marvel at Roman architecture. As you explore all five floors of the castle you will gain a deeper understanding of Roman history. Learn how parts of the same building served as living quarters for the Pope, a fortress, and even a prison!

During your visit, you can admire the preserved statues, ancient artifacts, weapons, and perfectly preserved frescoes, and even explore the secret passage that connects the Vatican with the Castel Sant’Angelo. The cherry on top? The castle terrace, where you can enjoy the breathtaking panoramic view of Rome and the River Tiber.

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Combo Tours

  • Combo tickets grant you access to two attractions.
  • Explore ancient artifacts, perfectly preserved frescoes, and other artworks at Castel Sant'Angelo.
  • Depending on your ticket, you can explore the Roman Pantheon, Colosseum, or the Borghese Gallery and Museum.

    Discounted Tickets: Children below 17 years and EU-Adults between the ages of 18-25 enjoy reduced ticket pricing. Carry valid ID for proof.
    Cancellation Policy: These tickets cannot be canceled, amended, or rescheduled.
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Castel Sant’Angelo Ticket Validity

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Castel Sant’Angelo Tour Highlights

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Explore the Labyrinth

A labyrinth of numerous courtyards, stately halls, the Castel Sant’Angelo has features 6 levels connected by a 400-meter spiral ramp. The castle has 58 rooms, most of which are now on display to the visitors. The remains of the original mausoleum are visible in the lower parts of the building, as are the ancient Roman walls and reconstructed rooms.

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The Papal Apartments

The rooms that served as the Papal residence boast of ceramics, sculptures, and perfectly preserved frescoes from the Renaissance period. The Courtyard of the Angel gives you access to the apartments, where the bronze statue of the Archangel Michael, sculpted by Michelangelo apprentice, Raffaelo da Montelupo, stands.

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The Terrace

The fifth floor of Castel Sant'Angelo opens to a beautiful viewing terrace. The terrace acted as the setting for the last act of Puccini's opera ‘Tosca’ where the heroine throws herself off the roof after her lover is executed. From here you get a panoramic view of Rome. Snag a table at the rooftop cafe to enjoy a meal with a view. 

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Ponte Sant’Angelo

Hadrian ordered a bridge that would connect his mausoleum to the city on the other side of the Tiber to be built. Named originally as Pons Aelius, the bridge took on the name Ponte Sant'Angelo. Sculptures of angels, inspired by the designs of Gian Lorenzo Bernini, adorn the bridge. You also get a scenic view of Castel Sant'Angelo from here.

Plan Your Visit to Castel Sant’Angelo

Getting there
Things to do nearby
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Pantheon Rome: Former temple, and now, church, the Roman Pantheon is one of the best-preserved ancient Roman buildings. 
Piazza Navona: Visit the beautiful baroque square where Bernini's Fountain of the Four Rivers stands.
St. Peter’s Basilica: Only 140 meters away is the magnificent St. Peter's Basilica church is one of the most renowned works of Renaissance architecture. 
Sistine Chapel: View the frescoes of the Sistine Chapel that are considered to be a cornerstone of Renaissance art.
Colosseum: Visit the ancient Roman Colosseum has withstood the test of time and natural disasters.
Roman Forum: Visit the ruins of several important ancient government buildings at the Roman Forum.
Borghese Gallery: Admire collections by Caravaggio, Raphael, Titian, Bernini, and Canova among others at Borghese Gallery.

Castel Sant'Angelo Tickets Facilities
  • Audio guides: Available in Italian, English, Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, Russian and Chinese.
  • Bookshop: Open from Tuesday to Sunday, 9.00 AM to 7 PM.
    (the bookshop service is temporarily suspended)
  • Refreshments: Head on to the museum cafeteria to deal with those hunger pangs.
  • Lift: Available upon request.

Visitor tips

  1. This attraction is not suited for those who use wheelchairs or have mobility impairments. However, the lift is made available upon justified request.
  2. Those taking the Angels & Demons tours are advised to wear modest clothing that covers shoulders and back and reaches below your knees.
  3. Wear some comfortable walking shoes as there is quite a bit of walking involved.

All Your Questions About Castel Sant’Angelo Tickets Answered

Q. Is Castel Sant’Angelo open after the closure due to Coronavirus?

A. Castel Sant’Angelo reopened to the public on 4 June 2021.

Q. What are the public safety measures in place at the Castel Sant’Angelo?

A. It is mandatory that visitors wear masks that cover their nose and face at all times and their temperature will be checked before entry. Hand sanitizer stations are also available. Guided tours now permit only groups of 12.

Q. What is the starting price of Castel Sant'Angelo tickets?

A. Castel Sant'Angelo ticket prices start at €16.

Q. Are Castel Sant’Angelo tickets refundable?

A. The Skip-the-line tickets cannot be canceled, amended, or rescheduled. The Castel Sant Angelo Skip-the-Line Ticket with an Audioguide and Angels & Demons tickets can be canceled up to 24 hours before the schedule for a full refund.

Q. Are discounts available on Castel Sant'Angelo tickets?

A. Children below the age of 18 enjoy discounts on all tickets. EU-Adults between the ages of 18-25 enjoy reduced pricing on Combo tour tickets. Carry valid ID for proof.

Q. What are the opening hours for Castel Sant’Angelo?

A. Castel Sant’Angelo is open Monday to Sunday from 9.00 AM to 7.30 PM

Q. Is Castel Sant'Angelo open or closed on public holidays?

A. Castel Sant'Angelo is closed on January 1st, May 1st, and December 25th.

Q. Do my Castel Sant’Angelo tickets include skip-the-line access?

A. Yes, Castel Sant’Angelo tickets include skip-the-line access.

Q. Do children enjoy free entry?

A. Children below the age of 18 can enter for free with the Skip-The-Line Castel Sant’Angelo tickets, while children below 5 years of age enjoy free entry if you opt for the audio guide tour.

Q. Is the Castel Sant’Angelo wheelchair accessible?

A. No, Castel Sant’Angelo is not wheelchair accessible.

Q. What languages is the audio guide available in?

A. The audio guide is available in Italian, English, Spanish, French & German.

Q. Are guided tours available for Castel Sant'Angelo?

A. Opt for the Demons & Angels tours, or the combo tours if you would prefer a guided tour. The Skip-the-Line with audio guide Castel Sant'Angelo tickets is also a great option if you would prefer to explore the castle at your own pace.

Q. Can you book Castel Sant'Angelo tickets online?

A. Yes, Castel Sant'Angelo tickets are available online.