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Mausoleum of Augustus skip-the-line tickets

Free cancellation
Duration: up to 1 hour
Mobile voucher accepted
Safety measures applied

Do this because

Discover the Mausoleum where Augustus, the first emperor of Rome, is buried

Visit a valuable archaeological site in the heart of Rome reopening after 15 years

Retrace the glorious life of Augustus to understand his historical importance

What to expect

Discover the largest circular tomb in the world, where the first true Emperor of Rome rests!

After 15 years of restoration, the site reopens to the general public allowing you to get in touch with one of the greatest exponents in all human history. Immerse yourself in the ancient history of the new Empire and learn about the deeds of Augustus, adoptive son of Caesar, the man who defeated Cleopatra. From a Memorial Mausoleum to a place of entertainment and gathering, see where the first true Emperor of Rome rests.

The Emperor’s own urn is just under the statue in the center at the top of the monument. The relatives and descendants of Augustus were all buried in the mausoleum, and it was used as a tomb for more than a century. Visiting this place, you will have the chance to admire well-deserved evidence in the archeological heritage of the city and of the world.

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COVID-19 information

The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.

Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds

The experience complies with government regulations

Social distancing is enforced

Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected

Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors

All gear/equipment is sanitised between use

Visitors are required to bring and wear masks

Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks

Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors

Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above

Proof of vaccination or negative COVID test may be required, please confirm the local requirements before your visit

What’s included

Skip-the-line entrance ticket to the Mausoleum of Augustus

Assistance at the meeting point

Hosted entrance

City APP audioguide downloadable on your smartphone

Entrance ticket to the Ara Pacis' Museum (if selected)

What’s not included

Guided tour

Location

Piazza Augusto Imperatore, 00186 Rome

Meeting point:

Redeem your voucher at the Touristation office at least 20 minutes prior to your booked entry time. At the meeting point you will find an Italian-speaking host only

When

  • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability

Provider

Ticketstation srl

Cancellation policy

Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

Important to know

  • Choose between a 'Ticket' option to access the mausoleum and a 'Ticket + Ara Pacis Museum' option to also visit the museum that houses the altar dedicated to the emperor
  • This experience isn't wheelchair accessible