THE APOSTOLIC PALACE OF CASTEL GANDOLFO
all year round
Apostolic Palace – piazza della Libertà, Castel Gandolfo (RM). Opening hours: from Monday to Friday 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Full price ticket € 10, reduced price ticket € 5 (audioguide included)
Tel. 06 69883145 | www.museivaticani.va
The Apostolic Palace of Castel Gandolfo opens up for the first time to visits by the public. Besides the Papal Apartment, five hundred years of history of the Popes narrated by a multilingual audioguide that accompanies visitors in an open tour among paintings, relics, liturgical vestments, uniforms and other curiosities. Also on display are the sedan chair of Pope Pius IX and the BMW used by Pope Wojtyla during his summer stays at Castel Gandolfo.