Opening hours from 8.30 am to one hour before sunset (Good Friday 8.30 am – 2 pm):
8.30 am - 4.30 pm from January 2 to February 15
8.30 am- 5 pm from February 16 to March 15
8.30 am - 5.30 pm from March 16 to 24
8.30 am - 7.15 pm from last Sunday of March to August 31
8.30 am – 7 pm from September 1 to September 30
8.30 am - 6.30 pm from October 1 to last Saturday of October
8.30 am - 4.30 pm from last Sunday of October to December 31
The ticket office closes 1 hour before closing time.
Closed January 1, December 25, May 1
Please note: for security reasons it is strictly forbidden to enter with backpacks, handbags and luggage.
The ticket is valid for two days and allows entrance to the Colosseum and the exhibitions inside the Colosseum, the Roman Forum/Palatine.
PLEASE NOTE: the Roman Forum and the Palatine Hill are located in the same archaeological area and count as one admission, therefore if you use the ticket or Roma Pass to get in once, it cannot be used again for the same site/area.
The site is included in the Roma Pass circuit.
For information and ticket purchase call 0039 06 39967700
Information and booking
individuals: +39.06.39967700 Mondays-Fridays 9am-5pm Saturdays 9am-2pm
groups: +39.06.39967450 Mondays-Fridays 9am-5pm Saturdays 9am-2pm
schools: +39.06.39967200 Mondays-Fridays 9am-5pm Saturdays 9am-2pm