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Meet your art historian guide at the box office of the Capuchins Museum.

In a group limited to 30, your guide leads the way through the Capuchins Museum, home to a famous painting by Caravaggio. A walk through the crypt reveals the decoration of over 4,000 bones of Capuchin friars.

The tour continues in the church, where masterpieces by artists like Guido Reni are on display. After the tour with an art historian guide, the second part of this experience is a concert in the church.

After hearing an introduction to the musical program in English, listen to a concert including Gregorian chants and sacred songs of Baroque Rome.

The experience concludes after the concert.

Locations visited
Museum and Crypt of Capuchins
Overview

Combine history and music with this walking tour of the Capuchins Crypt plus a live concert. See a famous painting by Caravaggio and learn about the church’s masterpieces from an art historian guide. Walk through the crypt before sitting back to enjoy a concert in the church. The group size is limited to 30 people.

Highlights
  • Led by an art historian guide
  • See a famous painting by Caravaggio
  • Explore the underground crypts
  • Experience a musical concert in a historic setting
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
AnA spellbinding concert and tour of the museum and crypt.

This event was such a thrill for me. It was an outstanding highlight of my visit to Rome. I booked the event online and the booking was handled very efficiently. Our group was led by a very informative, professional and pleasant guide. The museum is...More

Thank Lyn V
Roma_Opera_Omnia, Public Relations Manager at Capuchins Crypt Tour and Concert in Rome, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you very much! We're happy to hear that our event was the highlight of your visit :)

Reviewed 1 week ago
Outstanding Concert and Intriguing Tour of the Crypt

We started first with a tour of the church, followed by a tour of the crypt, and finally the concert in the church. The tour of the crypt was most intriguing and our guide, Marcello, was very good at providing context for the reason for...More

Thank Paul B
Roma_Opera_Omnia, Public Relations Manager at Capuchins Crypt Tour and Concert in Rome, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you very much! It is the biggest pleasure to know that the audience enjoyed our preformance :)

Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile
Something different!

The crypt is very different from other standard crypt but the main event of this tour is the concert in the church afterwards. The 4 singers were really good and they recreated the atmosphere of the past making you feel to travel back in the...More

Thank dangiapedia
Roma_Opera_Omnia, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Capuchins Crypt Tour and Concert in Rome, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Thank you! :)

Reviewed 25 May 2018
it will give you chills, in a good way!

This is an unusual but FANTASTIC experience. The crypt was very interesting with all of the bones. I've never seen anything like it. The bones were displayed in such a unique way that it wasn't creepy at all. After the tour of the museum and...More

Thank Barbara B
Roma_Opera_Omnia, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Capuchins Crypt Tour and Concert in Rome, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2018

Thank you a lot for your review. It's a pleasure to hear that you enjoyed our event! :)

Reviewed 28 April 2018
Music and tour is expensive, but enjoyable.

The museum is small, and the crypt tour is very short. But the church is beautiful, and the subject matter of the tour is rather engaging. The vocal performance was excellent and really made the experience.

Thank John R
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