“But we preach Christ crucified, unto the Jews indeed a stumbling block, and unto the Gentiles foolishness: But unto them that are called, both Jews and Greeks, Christ the Power of God, and the wisdom of God.” (1 Cor. 1,23-24)

For Visits

To pray and to go up on one’s knees Scala Santa it’s free, no reservation. There is a book of prayers in English and other 8 languages that can be purchased (Euro 2.00) from 9.30 AM. Is possible to visit the papal chapel of Sancta Sanctorum with multimedia audio-guide (ask at the entrance). You can make your booking here. Visit of Sancta Sanctorum: 9,30 – 12,40 A.M. and 3,00 – 5,10 P.M., (no visit on Sundays and festivities). The cost of the ticket is € 3,50 per person.

Timetables

Opening

  • Weekdays 6.00 – 13.30 | 15.00 – 18.30
  • Holidays 7.00 – 13.30 | 15.00 – 18.30

Holy Masses

  • Weekdays 6.30 – 7.30 – 8.30 – 17.30
  • Holidays 7.30 – 9.30 – 11.30 – 17.30

Confessions

  • Weekdays 8.30 – 12.00 | 15.00 – 18.00
  • Holidays 7.30 – 12.00 | 15.00 – 18.00