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The Vatican Museum, Rome, Italy

 
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Distance from city center: 1.6mi
MadSuh's pictureby MadSuh History & Culture travel tip
added on the 8th of June, 2009
The Vatican Museum - While most people only go to the Vatican Museum to see the Sixteenth Chapel, there are a ton of other things to see there. There is a great collection of Roman statues as well as Egyptian, Roman, and Etruscan artwork. You should spend about 3 hours there and really take your time. Bring some food because everything is super expensive inside.
Entry prices are €14 per adult and €8 per child, but only for European citizens.

Address:
Vatican Museums, Viale Vaticano, 00165 Rome, Italy

 
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