Top Places for Art and Cultural Activities in Vatican City

Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Vatican City is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Vatican City a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Vatican City.

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Check the list of top places for art and culture in Vatican City:

  1. St Peter's Basilica

    #1 of 5 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vatican City
    St Peter's Basilica

    Tags: Art And Culture, Church, Religious Site, Landmark

    Address: Piazza San Pietro, 00120 Citta del Vaticano, Vatican City

    Timings: 07:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Undisputed zenith of Renaissance architecture. Inarguably the most significant church in the world. Mecca of Catholic Christendom. Almost certainly the final resting place of St. Peter. Dominant of Ro...Read more

  2. Vatican Museums

    #2 of 5 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vatican City
    Vatican Museums

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, Architecture , Exhibition

    Address: Viale Vaticano, 00165 Roma, Italy

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Though it is the 5th most visited art museum in the world (with about 5-6 million visitors annually), its 55 galleries of irreplaceable masterpieces are only part of the fame. The highlights are: The ...Read more

  3. St Peter's Square

    #3 of 5 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vatican City
    St Peter's Square

    Tags: Art And Culture, Landmark, Cafe, Restaurant

    Address: Piazza San Pietro, 00120 Citta del Vaticano, Vatican City

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Bernini delivered exactly what Alexander VII wanted – a massive square to dwarf imagination. The 240 meters wide and 196 meters long architectural wonder can fit in 400,000 people and took eleve...Read more

  4. Vatican Necropolis And Saints Tomb

    #4 of 5 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vatican City
    Vatican Necropolis And Saints Tomb

    Tags: Art And Culture, Church, Religious Site, Landmark

    Address: Vatican City

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    12-15 metres below the St. Peter’s Basilica, a religious tomb sleeps. Pope Pius XI, who believed that St. Peter was buried close, wanted to be buried near the apostle. Excavations in the 1940s r...Read more

  5. The Baldacchino And Dome, St. Peter's Basilica

    #5 of 5 Art and Cultural Attractions in Vatican City
    The Baldacchino And Dome, St. Peter's Basilica

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Monument, Architecture

    Address: Piazza San Pietro, 00120 Città del Vaticano, Vatican City

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican City is a world-famous monument. This church is significantly important in the tourism and history of the city. People from around the globe come to visit this plac...Read more

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