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Museo del Tesoro della Basilica di San Pietro

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a steep exit from the Vatican Museuems & the deceptive floor means the steps appear hidden so take your time. It does look amazing looking down & similarly looking back up when you finally get down toes straining at your shoe ends!

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Reviewed 15 September 2018

Displaying treasures of the church this is a fabulous experience to visit from the Spiral Stairway down to the entrance to the magnificent treasure on display. Fantastic

Thank I H
Reviewed 14 August 2018

So gorgeous, however the crowds weren't too bad as I visited this part quite late in the day, and the crowds had thinned quite considerably. Passing through that many gift shops was a little off putting though

Thank MysticSW
Reviewed 9 August 2018

This spiral staircase is the one you will have the experience to walk down after the Sistine chapel almost at the end of your tour of the Vatican museum. It's very unique and first time for us. My thought is that you could rollerskate down...More

Thank Paul O
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Yes amazing spiral staircase complete your trip out of the Vatican museums. It is absolutely amazing, and will definitely complete experience.

Thank Josh B
Reviewed 17 July 2018

The architecture is just amazing.....the perfect spot for a really nice and unique picture. This is the stairs that leads you up to the museum. I am just in awe how the picture turns out eventually; it is simply awesome. The queue may be quite...More

Thank Danny T
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

This is really cool. One day they will do a slide along this. It will be.cool! The museum was good as well😛

Thank Miki F
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

We visited in the evening opening hours on a friday, definately worth doing as there no waiting around in lines. It's worth the money you pay to get in. You can probably walk through the museum properly in 2 hours.

Thank Alex C
Reviewed 18 June 2018

The picture shows the stairs leading to the Museum. The museum has several statues, art, and architect. Make sure you are looking up to the ceiling the art and details are amazing.

Thank Shelly W
Reviewed 15 June 2018

This was a fun little staircase to get out of the Vatican City - not sure how we ended up at this one before we hit the exit but it is long and winding jus like the photo shows. lots of steps but they are...More

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