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Siena Cathedral and Piccolomini Library Fast Entrance Ticket

Siena Cathedral and Piccolomini Library Fast Entrance Ticket

From $14.03 per person

Explore one of Siena's renaissance treasures with skip-the-line access. Marvel at ornate frescoes and statues by some of Italy's most famous artists.

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Experience

Highlights
  • Skip the line with your fast-pass ticket and gain direct access to the cathedral
  • Admire sprawling frescoes by Pinturicchio in the Piccolomini Library
  • Gaze up at the Siena Cathedral's massive dome, ornamented with complex designs and mosaics
Full description
Enter the Sienna Cathedral and admire one of the foremost masterpieces of renaissance art and architecture. Consecrated in 1179, the cathedral is notable for its elaborately decorated dome, as well as its magnificent polychrome marble façade. Gaze at elaborate altarpieces, a sculpture by Michelangelo, and all manner of ornate decorations. Afterwards, head to the Piccolomini Library, which contains a sprawling series of 10 frescoes by Pinturicchio chronicling the life of Pope Pius II. Gaze upwards at the domed ceiling, masterfully adorned with complex patterns and further scenes from the pope’s life. All the while, escape the long lines by buying a ticket in advance, complete with skip-the-line access.
Includes
  • Entrance ticket to the Cathedral
  • Entrance ticket to Piccolomini Library
  • Guided tour or audio guide
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • All participants who are over 12 years old must present one of the following: proof of full vaccination, proof of first vaccination administered at least 15 days ago, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts

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Meeting point

Piazza del Duomo, 8, 53100 Siena SI, Italy at the Cathedral's ticket office number 1

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Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.5 /5

based on 177 reviews

Review summary

  • Value for money
    4/5
  • Service
    3.9/5
  • Organization
    4.1/5

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The cathedral is incredibly beautiful. Thanks to the booking via Getyourguide, we were able to queue at the very short line on the left at the entrance of the ticket office and after a few minutes were taken to the counter, which printed out our tickets for us. Then again past the queue and into the cathedral. This is how sightseeing is fun!

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August 25, 2021

We were in Siena in front of the Duomo that we wanted to visit, but unfortunately the queue to buy the entrance ticket was very long and under the sun .... In order not to give up we bought the tickets online, and after five minutes we were inside the Duomo and if not I'm wrong saving even € 2 per ticket. Excellent service.

August 19, 2019

A must visit! The beauty is fabulous! Better with a guide to tell the mustache. The mosaic on the floor is magical!

August 9, 2021

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