St Peter’s Prison Tour


Finally opened to the public – discover the St. Peter prison during an innovative experience. Also called Tullianum the Mamertine Prison was a high security jail under the Roman Empire as well as a place of Christian worship.


Available dates: every day.
From 01 March to 31 August from 8.30 to 18.30 last visit at 18.15
From October  to March, from 8.30 to 16.30 last visit at 16.15
Frequency: every 15 minutes
Duration: approx. 30 minutes
Meeting point: ORP Office- Roma Cristiana Fori Imperiali, St Peter’s Prison – Clivo Argentario, 1 – Rome
Includes: Entrance and guided tour of the Prison St. Peter’s with multimedia companion: Tullianum – Tulliano virtual path – Walls – Chapel of the Holy Cross.
Audio guide: included
Available languages:

  • GB
  • ES
  • DE
  • IT
  • ru

See the main stops on the map (St. Peter’s route)


Adult: € 10
Child (6-17): € 5
Infant (0-5): FREE

Please select “infant” when booking for a child under 6.

How to book and use your tickets

  1. Book the city tour with Terravision.
  2. Print the voucher
  3. CExchange the voucher in the following location: ORP Office – Roma Cristiana in Piazza Pio XII, 9 (St Peter’s)
  4. Enjoy the tour!

Where to exchange the vouchers

ORP Office – Roma Cristiana in Piazza Pio XII, 9 (St Peter’s)

Open every day:

Monday-Saturday 9:00-17:00
Sundays and Holidays 9:00-13:00


Important: You can exchange your voucher in the ORP Office (Pio XII 9 Square, St. Peter Square) or directly on board of one of the Open Buses at any bus stop, also at Termini Station.
ORP Office is open: everyday from 9:00 am to 17:00 pm
Sundays and holidays from 9:00 am to 13:00 pm


In partnership with Opera Romana Cristiana

Open every day: 09:00 - 18:00
Tel: +39 06698961