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Address: Citta del Vaticano 1, 00120 Vatican City, Italy
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Probably the most famous chapel in the world because of its incredible...

Probably the most famous chapel in the world because of its incredible artwork, notably "The Last Judgment," Michelangelo's stunning fresco covering 10,000 square feet of the ceiling and wall.

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Long cues to get in and it is a bit huddle and bustle with the crowds, but all that drifts away when you walk in and behold the wonder that is the Sistine Chapel paintings

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Long cues to get in and it is a bit huddle and bustle with the crowds, but all that drifts away when you walk in and behold the wonder that is the Sistine Chapel paintings

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Would have liked to have stayed longer. I think to really enjoy the details, you need a zoom lens or binoculars to see the ceiling. It was higher than I had imagined. You can see the walls fairly well. Some reviews complained about the guards. I think they are just doing their job. I do wish it was quieter, I... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Oh My!! where to start!, You have to be prepared to spend at least 4 hours since to reach the sistine chapel you have to go though the Vatican museum. Once you reach the Sistine chapel, which is the final stop, the room is small and very crowded for a reason. The paintings are so amazing and the feeling of... More 

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Ten stars for the fabulous and beautiful work of Michelangelo but one star for everything else. It was overwhelmingly busy and crammed once we reached the Chapel and security personnel certainly didn't help manage it well. I found myself a little underwhelmed on reflection of what I thought would be a dream visit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

How do you write a review for what is the single greatest work of art in the entire world? It's five stars and it's something that must be on everyone's bucket list. You won't be disappointed, but be sure to bring binoculars because you can't get close to the ceiling. There is some bench seating around the perimeter so snag... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

A must see. We booked a tour and were given a history of the fresco's before we entered. It is a holy place and so there was'nt supposed to be any talking but it was very noisy. The paintings are truly stunning. Well worth a visit!

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The Sistine Chapel is towards the end of the Vatican Museums and it was completely pinned. This seemed to be the place where everyone wanted to see. It was amazing the sheer amount of paintings that were on the walls and ceiling. Also amazing was the lack of people respecting the rules of silence and no photos, even when told.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

You must sit down near walls in different places to see all the paintings around, you can't take pictures, so see and remember everything with your own eyes 👀 magical place 😍

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

this is part of the Vatican museum tour, such a peaceful and amazing grand room, have your shoulders and legs covered as a sign of respect (also they wont let you in. i mean they will give you some lame paper to comer yourself) also pics are not allowed here so you need to be smart about it.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is breathtaking . This is the the 2nd time I've been but the things have changed you can not take pictures and speak with you are looking at the picture's

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