Guided Tour of Castel Sant'Angelo for Kids

3 h
Walking Tours
difficulty Very easy
Wheelchair Not Accessible

Guided Tour of Castel Sant'Angelo for Kids

Visiting Rome with kids and want to find a Rome day tour for families? Look no further, because we give you the perfect Rome day excursion, exploring the legends of the phantom inside the Sant'Angelo Castle, right in the middle of Rome. A journey through history, culture and mystery!

Discover the legend of the phantom inside Sant'Angelo Castle
Unique Rome tour for kids and adults alike, with insights into the past of the castle
Private tour of one of the most important attractions of Rome
The perfect Rome day excursion for families visiting the beautiful city
The most unusual and fun way to discover the past of Castel Sant'Angelo

Come with us and uncover the unknown legends inside one of the most treasured attractions in Rome. The perfect day tour for families with kids, exploring the hidden corners of Sant'Angelo Castle right in the middle of Rome. Just outside the Vatican city, the Mausoleum of Hadrian is known today as Castel Sant'Angelo, a popular attraction of Rome. But the castle has a secret and in this Rome day excursion, children and parents will learn about the phantom of Beatrice Cenci, who is supposed to haunt the place!
The legend behind this day tour in Rome involves a young lady, Beatrice Cenci, who died for mysterious reasons. She was from one of the most powerful late-renaissance families in Rome and you will discover more about the secrets behind this historical event, following her life and the link with the Sant'Angelo Castle. Her phantom is supposed to show at night between 10th and 11th of September, walking along the bridge over the Tevere, in front of the castle. This will also be a pretext to learn more about the history of this amazing attraction of Rome.
Children and families will be most pleased with this fascinating day excursion in Rome, one of the best things to do in the capital for a family with kids. Join us for this private family tour in Rome, let our expert guide offer a fun and exciting activity for your child, while learning more about the history and mystery behind one of the most interesting landmarks of Rome.

More fun-filled kids activities in Rome!

If you are travelling with kids, check out all our activities in Rome! With our Colosseum Tour, your kids will learn more about the most famous monument in Rome. If you are planning to visit Ostia Antica, don't forget to take a look at our tour for kids: to learn about archeology in a fun and entertaining way! Otherwise, take a look at our Palatino and Campidoglio Tour: your children will go back to the origins of Rome!

  • Sant'Angelo Castle
  • 2-hour guided tour with our guide 
  • Educational and fun activities during the visit
  • mini book with funny and historical information about the tour
  • Entrance ticket to the archaeological area
  • Tips (optional)
Meeting point: 

The meeting point is close to Castel Sant'Angelo.
Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.


Children age: between 7 and 12. We suggest wearing comfortable shoes and clothes for your children; during the hot season give your children a hat, sunscreen, a bottle of water and a small snack.
Parents of children who will take part in the tour are welcome. In this case the cost of the ticket for each adult is considered to be excluded from the final price.

Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability. Once your booking is confirmed we will email you a voucher. This is your ticket and proof of purchase.