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: Booking for individual visitors is not required at the Roman Forum/Palatine Hill. All tickets booked by phone or online (also Roman Forum and Palatine Hill tickets only) must be collected at the Coliseum's Ticket Window.
The ticket is valid for two days and allows entrance to the Colosseum and the exhibitions inside the Colosseum, the Roman Forum/Palatine and the House of Augustus . (only during opening hours, see info on Casa di Augusto: www.060608.it/it/content/item/area/cultura_e_svago/id/90/itm/21060).
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
Concessions granted to European Union members between 18 and 24 years and for teachers
Free to European citizens under 18 and over 65 years
Roma Archeologia Card
fee € 23,00 valid for 7 days and allows entance to Palazzo Massimo, Palazzo Altemps, Cripta Balbi, Terme di Diocleziano, Colosseo, Foro Romano e Palatino, Terme di Caracalla, Villa dei Quintili, Mausoleo di Cecilia Metella
Reduced € 13,00 to European Union members between 18 and 24 years and for teachers
The site is included in the Roma Pass circuit.
For information and ticket purchase call 0039 06 39967700 from Mondays to Fridays 9am-6pm, Saturdays 9am-2pm
The ticket is also valid for the Colosseum.
Visits for individuals
participants: up to 40 pax
duration: about 1 hour
cost: € 5.00
from Monday to Thursday at 1.30pm - 3.00pm
from Friday to Sunday at 12.00pm - 1.30pm - 3.00pm
from Monday to Thursday at 12.30pm
from Friday to Sunday at 11.00am - 12.30pm - 1.00pm
Visits for groups
- timetable: on request
- language: english, italian, french, german, spanish
- participants: 30 persons
- duration: 1 hour
- price: € 130.00
- reservation: required
Information and booking
individuals: +39.06.39967700 Mondays-Fridays 9am-6pm Saturdays 9am-2pm
groups: +39.06.39967450 Mondays-Fridays 9am-6pm Saturdays 9am-2pm
schools: +39.06.39967200 Mondays-Fridays 9am-6pm Saturdays 9am-2pm