It is forbidden to access the monument with bottles and glasses containers, alcholic beverages and aerosols.
- ON FIRST SUNDAYS OF THE MONTH
The reservation and pre-selling services are not available on first Sundays of the month, free entrance day. Furthermore, it will not be possible to use the individual open tickets.
- NEW ENTRANCE TO THE UNDERGROUND AND BELVEDERE
Starting from June, 8th and not from June 1st, as previously announced, the access to the Underground and Belvedere of the Colosseum has been relocated to the Stern entrance, facing via Labicana.
The Stern entrance will be closed from June 1st to June 8th due to a benefit performance.
Groups have to show the list on letterhead from the agency, containing the participants’ names and dates of birth. Licensed tourist guides have to show a signed declaration with the participants’ names and related dates of birth. Visitors with a booked fixed guided tour have to show a valid ID card at the ticket office.
- OPENING RESERVATION
COLOSSEUM AND CENTRAL ARCHAEOLOGICAL AREA RESERVATIONS OPENING: JULY - SEPTEMBER
From Monday June, 4th starting from 9 AM it will be possible to purchase Colosseum’s tickets with scheduled time entrance according to quarterly availabilities for the months of July, August and September 2018.
From Monday June, 11th starting from 9 AM it will be possible to reserve Undergrounds’ and Belvedere’s tours according to quarterly availabilities for the months of July, August and September 2018.
From Monday June, 18th starting from 9 AM it will be possible to purchase Colosseum’s tickets with scheduled time entrance according to the monthly availability for July 2018.
From Monday June, 18th starting from 9 AM it will be possible to reserve Undergrounds’ and Belvedere’s tours according to the monthly availability for July 2018.
Reservations will be gradually scheduled according to quarterly availabilities in order to avoid any kind of hoarding and to provide availabilities just before the access date.
- TICKET WITH SCHEDULED ENTRANCE TIME FOR INDIVIDUALS AND FOR GROUPS
The pre-booking of full and reduced entrance tickets for individual visitors and for groups is partitioned in time schedules, with payment required at the moment of booking.
Groups are formed by a minimum of 14 participants and a maximum of 50.
Free entrance tickets with scheduled entrance time can be required directly at the ticket office, by paying the reservation fee on site.
For a better enjoyment of the monument, the visitors will have three different entrances:
- Entrance for pre-booked groups/schools with guide
- Entrance for individuals
- Stern entrance for pre-booked groups with accredited guide or official tour leader
At the entrance for pre-booked groups/schools with accredited guide, it will not be possible to welcome visitors not leaded by an accredited guide.
It will be necessary to be at the dedicated entrance 30 minutes before the booked entrance time to complete the tickets procedures and pass the metal detector security control.
A maximum of 15 minutes delay will be allowed after the booked entrance. In case of additional delay the group will not be able to access the monument, the reservation will not be refunded and it will be possible to buy a new entrance based on availability.
- SCHOOL ENTRANCE BOOKING
Reservation required with tickets collected at the ticket desk.
EU students book the entrance free of charge.
Entrance tickets are free by showing a name list of the students and the teachers, divided in classes, on an official paper of the school signed by the headmaster.
For every 10 students, one teacher has a free entrance ticket and starting from the eleventh student, a second teacher has a free admission.
Extra EU schools pay the reservation fee.
EU SCHOOLS that are going to make a reservation for a regular access to the Colosseum are required to show at the ticket office the ID cards of the under 18 along with a name list of the students on an official paper of the school.
School groups can be made of a maximum of 50 participants.
In case of mistakes by booking school tickets instead of ordinary group tickets or, in case the required conditions/documentations cannot be complied, it will not be possible to enter the monument and it will be necessary to buy new and correct entrance tickets, if available.
This service is not available during the free first Sundays of the month.
- FIRST SUNDAY OF THE MONTH AT COLISEUM
Every first Sunday of the month free admission for all visitors to the site during the ordinary opening time.