The Catacombs of Rome: Exclusive Guided Tour with Actors after Closing
Are you ready for an astonishing and mysterious journey back in time? Live the excitement of meeting the main protagonists of the Paleochristian age in the most beautiful and largest Catacomb of the Eternal City.
A fantastic journey in time through the galleries of Priscilla's Catacombs during closing time, led by our tour guide and a cast of professional actors. Enjoy the most captivating guided tour of Rome.
Descending into the bowels of the earth, this tour takes you back to the early Christian period, visiting the tuff rock galleries of Priscilla’s Catacombs — the largest in Rome. The Catacombs remain open exclusively for our group during closing time.
Our licensed tour guide retraces the history of the catacombs and seven professional actors, in period costume, introduce you to men and women from the past. These recount their own stories and accompany you back into the past, allowing you to relive intense and exciting moments in ancient history.
Step back in time! Listen to the voices of the ancient people and meet a worker who dug kilometres of tunnels, two siblings who reunite after their martyrdom, the famous Velata, veiled woman, Priscilla in person, then cross paths with two Roman legionnaires, witnessing one of them converting to a new faith.
Enjoy the most captivating guided tour of Rome.
- Enjoy the largest and beautiful Catacombs of Rome
- Meet martyrs, Roman soldiers and many other characters of the time
- As the doors of the Catacombs are opened exclusive for us during closing time
- Go down into the heart of the Eternal City
- Scheduling: Shared Tour
- Languages offered on the Activity / Tour: English
- Duration: 90 minutes
- Skip the Line
- Printed or Mobile Voucher Accepted
- Instant Confirmation
- This tour is available on Saturdays from 2nd June to 20th October
- Live GuideEnglish
- Easy Cancellation100% Cancellation fee for customers to cancel 30 days prior to the tour and 50% cancellation fee 31-45 days prior to the tour.
- Duration 1h30
- Your own dedicated, expert, local and professional art historian guide
- Live theatre performance during the walk with seven professional actors
- Exclusive access during closing time
- Transportation to/from attractions
- Food and drinks, unless specified
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Anyone who arrives after their time slot cannot be accommodated or refunded
- Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
- Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there is not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund