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Vatican Tourism

Rome Can Thank Pope Francis For The Spike In Latin American Tourists

Religion News Service | ERIC J. LYMAN | Posted 10.28.2013 | Latino Voices

By ERIC J. LYMAN c. 2013 Religion News Service ROME (RNS) Italy’s capital is enjoying a boom in tourists from Latin America due at least in part...

Andrew Burmon

Time To Visit The Vatican? | Andrew Burmon | Posted 02.13.2013 | Travel

After the Vatican announced Pope Benedict XVI's decision to abdicate as the head of the Catholic Church on Monday, front-page headlines across the wor...

Vatican Fundraises For Architecture In St. Peter's Square

AP | NICOLE WINFIELD | Posted 11.27.2012 | Religion

VATICAN CITY -- Not even the Vatican is immune from the economic crisis. For the first time, the Vatican is seeking funds directly from pilgrims, col...

Tourist Trek In Dust, Dirt Threatening The Sistine Chapel

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

VATICAN CITY — The Vatican Museums chief warned that dust and polluting agents brought into the Sistine Chapel by thousands of tourists every da...

Night At The... Vatican? Visit Museums After Dark

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

VATICAN CITY — The Vatican Museums will stay open to visitors after dark on July 24, offering nighttime visits of the Sistine Chapel and its oth...