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Apolistic Palace

| Sala Clementina, 00120 Vatican City, Italy
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A must see

An amazing place , security is high, bags are scanned on entry. Many policeman are seen in groups... read more

Reviewed 28 February 2018
Geraldine J
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Hawkhurst, England, United Kingdom
Simply great

A simply nice place like other places in the beautiful city of Vatican. Must visit while visiting... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2018
AzadAjay
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  • Average21%
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28 Feb 2018
“A must see”
7 Feb 2018
“Palace in Vatican City”
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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| Sala Clementina, 00120 Vatican City, Italy
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

An amazing place , security is high, bags are scanned on entry. Many policeman are seen in groups and only there for public protection.

Thank Geraldine J
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

A simply nice place like other places in the beautiful city of Vatican. Must visit while visiting Rome and the city of Vatican.

Thank AzadAjay
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Reviewed 7 February 2018

This is the official residence of the Pope. Located next to St. Piotr Basilica, Sistine Chapel and St. Piotr Square

Thank kiltmaker2
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Reviewed 29 November 2017

The Apolistic Palace is the Pope's Palace in the Vatican. It is the apartments where the Pope typically has lived.

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Reviewed 7 November 2017

another lovely building with a water feature, appreciate Rome for what it is, Europe has some amazing sites.

Thank Dave1018
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

A huge palace for the Pope...but the current Pope does not reside in the palace as he is much more frugal and stays at another location of much less grandeur.

Thank DavidB19922014
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

This is the area of the papal apartments where over the years many popes have lived and died but don't look for Pope Francis here. He lives in a much simpler place.

Thank Sharon M
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Reviewed 23 June 2017

Since we have not seen this building from the inside, it's hard to say anything more about it than the famous balcony (which is not really a balcony but one of the big windows facing St. Peter's Square and where the pope sometimes speaks). Just...More

Thank Thomas J
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Reviewed 18 June 2017

Within the Vatican City the supposed Pope place open for an audience with appointment before hand usually from religious groups of another country or from the locals. It is one of the landmarks within the Vatican.

Thank MijnlieverdFH
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Reviewed 15 November 2016

Our group, the Orientale Lumen Foundation, actually had a private audience with Pope Francis in October 2014. The audience room was at the other end of the Apostolic Palace so we had to walk from end end to the other. One room simply out-did the...More

Thank evans81051
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