The Colosseum
"As long as the Colosseum, there will Rome when the Colosseum falls, Rome will also fall, but when Rome falls, the world will fall"

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is possible to book the free tickets for children?

Free tickets can be obtained directly at the box offices on site, also from the cash desks inside the Colosseum (see map).


Are disabled people entitled to discounted prices?

Disabled people and a companion can access to the Colosseum for free and tickets (free) can be obtained at the box offices on site (see map).


Is it possible to buy tickets at the ticket offices on site?

Yes, every day, at the ticket offices in Piazza del Colosseo and in via dei Fori Imperiali / Largo della Salara Vecchia, you can buy tickets (not for groups) until the end availability.
The ticket offices are open every day starting from 9.00 am.



Is it possible to enter the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill before entering the Colosseum?

Yes, the Roman Forum / Palatine Hill can be entered at any time during the day of the reservation or in the 24 hours following entry to the Colosseum. However, we advise you to adjust with the times because the visit to the Roman Forum / Palatine Hill takes at least 2.5 hours and entry to the Colosseum is only possible at the time chosen when booking.


I am an Italian citizen residing abroad and registered with AIRE, how can I book entry to the Colosseum?

You can get the free ticket at the ticket offices inside the Colosseum


I have an ICOM Card and would like to visit the Colosseum, Roman Forum and Palatine Hill, how do I purchase the ticket?

ICOM members can collect the free ticket at the ticket offices inside the Colosseum


Is it true that admission to the Colosseum is free on the first Sunday of the month?

Yes


Where is it possible to book tickets for the first Sunday of the month?

For the first Sunday of the month (and on the other days with free admission) it is not possible to book entry but you must collect the ticket on site at, in order of arrival, the ticket offices in Piazza del Colosseo and on via dei Fori Imperiali/Largo della Salara Vecchia (we recommend going early because the queue is usually very long)


Is it possible to visit the arena and the underground of the Colosseum on the first Sunday of the month?

No, on the first Sunday of the month and on other days with free admission the arena and the underground of the Colosseum are closed to the public for safety reasons.


Can small dogs enter the Colosseum?

No, dogs cannot be brought into the Colosseum.


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