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

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


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


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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