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  • Location: Rome, Italy
  • Duration:  4 hours (approx.)
Book your ticket for a Papal Audience with Pope Francis I in the Vatican City. The Papal Audience tickets are free of charge but you must reserve them. This service guarantees to reserve those tickets to see Pope Francis I. The price includes a presentation and explanation of the events of the Papal Audience to prepare you for the gathering.


  • Papal Audience at St. Peter's in Rome
  • Hear the Pope's weekly message
  • Guided visit with expert commentary on the history of the Papacy and the Vatican

Why Our Insiders Chose This Tour

A once-in-a-lifetime chance to hear the pope's weekly message in person! Lock in tickets and learn about the history of the Papacy from your expert guide.

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What You Can Expect

Papal Audience Tickets and Presentation

Papal Audience Tickets and Presentation

Begin with meeting the guide near St. Peter's Square where you will be provided with headsets. Your guide will explain the origin of the Papacy from the first Christians through Constantine's era and up to the current wonder of the Holy See. You will discover the history of St. Peter's Square created by Bernini in the 17th century as you become familiar with the smallest sovereign state in the world. The presentation unveils the fascinating history of the Papacy and the artists that contributed to the marvel of Vatican City.

Next, witness the audience at Vatican City. Experience the awe and wonder which occurs at the Papal Audience as Cardinals read in various languages reaching out to pilgrims and visitors from the far corners of the world. Then hear the Pope's weekly message as he enters the central stage. Feel free to sing along with the spiritual leaders of the Church and pray with the Pope, the head of State of Vatican City or just sit back and observe this amazing tradition taking place.

Important notice: You must reconfirm this tour immediately after booking, on the phone number provided on your voucher. Our local supplier will ask for your home address, as Vatican City require this information to be submitted before your visit. Failure to reconfirm this tour may result in it being cancelled.

Please note: the Papal Audience is a popular event in Rome, and occasionally seating is limited. Your guide will do everything possible to allocate your seat, but on rare occasions, this may not be possible.

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

Tour guide was amazing!! Suggested we sit in the back row up against the barricade so we would have a front row seat when the Pope drove by and he stopped right in front of us. Blessed our family as well as a baby. She also did a fabulous job telling us about the Vatican.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

Thank you so much FANTASTIC . the guide got us the best seats available . the pope was only a few feet away from us as he passed by. the guide was superb and very knowledgeable well worth every penny.
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