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Address: Vatican City, Italy
Phone Number: 39 06 6982
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Papal Audience Ticket at Vatican City
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wonderful spot-great experience. does get crowded-even more crowded when the Pope comes out to do a talk. plan ahead and know where/when to see stuff

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Columbia, South Carolina

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Columbia, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

wonderful spot-great experience. does get crowded-even more crowded when the Pope comes out to do a talk. plan ahead and know where/when to see stuff

Thank jlantern3
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

I have visited there at fifth.I trought that they began to electricaly libulary.In my private,I am opposite but I understand the needs with the world.If man starts to introduce computer system, he can not stop in his ways.Because people wish to need that, Pope select thier way. I would like to recommend a lot of contributions for poeple's needs.I have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

We went to Vatican city twice. We got a tour of the Vatican museums and we saw the Pope. If you plan to see the Pope and want to make sure you get a ticket be sure to write the Vatican for the ticket months in advance. They will send you a letter that we used to get in. There... More 

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Brevard County, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

Extremely Fortunate and deeply honored to attend the weekly papal audience. The audience hall was very crowded but so worth it to see the pope and receive a blessing. Definitely, the highlight of our trip to Rome.

Thank Rita S
Saint John, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

Lucky to have attended a weekly audience with Pope Francis and would like to give a couple of tips. Audience schedule is on the Vatican web-site, generally Wednesday mornings. Tickets are free and can be obtained from Swiss Guard post just outside St. Peter's square, to the left as you face the Basilica. Wait your turn, ask nicely, say thank... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

The Vatican museum was spectacular. All of Vatican City was tremendous. I liked it better than the Hermitage in St. Petersburg. The Basilica and Sistine Chap was Brest taking.

Thank HarveyAs
Barcelona, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

It's an unforgettable experience, highly recommended for everyone. Even though it's always busy but definitely it is worth.

Thank PooriaSayyad
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

For people who work for the pope. If I saw any members, they were not apparent, though I did see one cardinal making his way down a side street. Since I love the pope but not the curia, i rated "The Curia" a 3.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016

My family and I attended the general audience with Pope Francis last Wednesday March 2nd. It was the experience of a lifetime and I can't tell you how happy I am that we did it! here are a few things to keep in mind: 1) We got our tickets on Tuesday evening from the Santa Susana church, and thank goodness... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016 via mobile

I am in love with Rome. 10 years since my first trip to Rome and I am still in love with the city. So much to do and so much to see The Roman Curia is a beauty to behold. Photographs really well day or night and well worth a visit. Stunning

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