Ticket reservation with admission time for schools

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Please note that for safety reasons the Colosseum can accommodate up to 3.000 people at once. This could lead to delays in access to the site, even for pre-booked visitors. ​For security reasons all visitors and their luggage shall be screened. To facilitate the security checks please insert any object (including mobile phone) in the bag/backpack or in the tray to be included in the X-ray.

full entrance fee € 12,00
reduced entrance fee € 7,50
free entrance
reservation fee € 2,00
reservation required with tickets collected at the ticket desk
attention: school groups access from the Stern Entrance

EU students book the entrance free of charge.
Entrance tickets are free by showing a name list of the students and the teachers, divided in classes, on an official paper of the school signed by the headmaster. For every 10 students, one teacher has a free entrance ticket and starting from the eleventh student, a second teacher has a free admission.

Extra EU schools pay the reservation fee.
Colosseum’s admission tickets will be free only for under 18 students with a valid Identity Card. Group members over 18 will have to pay the full entrance fee.

School groups can be made of a maximum of 50 participants.
In case of mistakes by booking school tickets instead of ordinary group tickets or, in case the required conditions/documentations cannot be complied, it will not be possible to enter the monument and it will be necessary to buy new and correct entrance tickets, if available.

The ticket with scheduled entrance time for individuals and for groups is valid for 2 consecutive days, for 1 entrance to the Colosseum at the booked time and 1 entrance to the Roman Forum/Palatine Hill within the period of validity.

Pre-booking service is not available on the first Sunday of the free month.