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Tickets for The Time Elevator Experience

A family-friendly trip through time

Cancellations are possible up to 24 hours before your visit date.
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Overview
Opening hours
Today:  10:30 - 19:30
Tomorrow:  10:30 - 19:30
Wednesday:  10:30 - 19:30
Thursday:  10:30 - 19:30
Friday:  10:30 - 19:30
Saturday:  10:30 - 19:30
Sunday:  10:30 - 19:30
Best time to visit
Early in the morning
Highlights
  • Take a thrilling 5-D ride through Rome’s history
  • Meet Romulus and Remus, Brutus and Caesar, Michelangelo and the Popes
  • Stimulate your mind and your senses
  • One ticket is good for two shows - "History of Rome" and "Ode to Life"
  • Headsets have six language options (Italian, English, French, German, Spanish, Russian)
Description

A trip in the Time Elevator is light-hearted, thrilling, and surprisingly informative. From the founding of Rome to the modern day Eternal City, don't just learn about Rome's history: live it!

Just off Rome's famous shopping street - the Via Del Corso - the Time Elevator takes you on an exciting journey that involves all the senses. In just 45 minutes, this unique attraction whisks you through 3,000 years of Roman history.

Using stereoscopic, mechanical, and digital technologies, this immersive experience takes you to many key events in Rome's history including: the world of twin brothers Romulus and Remus; the plot to kill Julius Caesar; Michelangelo's struggle to create the fresco on the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel. Using three large wide screens, language-calibrated individual headsets, mobile platforms with motion simulation, and incredible effects, you'll dash through 2750 years of history in less than an hour. Afterwards, Rome will never be the same.

Whether as a first activity to introduce Rome's history to your family, as an end-of-trip wrap-up, or just because you feel like it, the Time Elevator is a fun and family-friendly way to experience some of Rome's historical highlights. Also important to note: the time travel technology they use is totally safe, so there’s no chance of a Marty McFly-type crisis.

And if your appetite for time travel isn't sated after "History of Rome", your ticket is also good for "An Ode to Life". In this film you travel all the way back to the Big Bang (13.7 billion long years ago), and go through the evolution of life on Earth. You'll narrowly escape being a T-Rex's lunch, and spend time with primitive cavemen. As dangerous as it sounds, the Time Elevator has never left anyone in the past.

The Time Elevator leaves once an hour; don't get left behind.

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Ticket features
Smartphone tickets accepted
Instructions
  • The ticket allows you to see one or two shows (depending on your choice) and is valid for the day you book

  • Show your smartphone ticket and a valid ID at the ticket office entrance and join the first available show (one every 1 hour)

  • Languages: Italian, English, French, German, Spanish and Russian for the 'Rome Experience'

  • Languages: Italian, English, French and German for the 'An Ode to Life' Experience

Cancellation

Cancellations are possible up to 24 hours before your visit date.

Venue
Address
Time Elevator Rome
20,Via dei Santi Apostoli, 00187, Rome
Additional info

Opening Hours:

  • 10:30 - 19:30

  • Closed January 1, December 25 and Easter

Getting There:

  • Metro: Line A, Spagna station (5-minute walk)

  • Bus: Line 71 or 85

Reviews
Feb 17, 2019
The Time Elevator Experience
Average
Feb 15, 2019
The Time Elevator Experience
Ok
Jan 4, 2019
The Time Elevator Experience
The technology used is disappointing. The screens are not large enough to give you the intended experience and the seats movements are not understood as the moves have nothing to do with the effect. I enjoyed the movie itself without the effect.
Jan 2, 2019
The Time Elevator Experience
Ok
Dec 30, 2018
The Time Elevator Experience
Brilliant way to learn about the History of Rome. We went at the end of our trip so it was interesting to see what all of Rome looked like after seeing all the ruins.
Defiantly recommend if you have a spare hour
Dec 25, 2018
The Time Elevator Experience
it was just nice but did not answer my expectations to understand how Rome was actually built
Dec 16, 2018
The Time Elevator Experience
Nice. Explanatory.
Dec 10, 2018
The Time Elevator Experience
The history of Rome in a light and captivating way
Dec 7, 2018
The Time Elevator Experience
Well planned visit by advance booking & payment of tickets, without having any hesitations about the availability of tickets and how long will you wait on a queye.
Dec 7, 2018
The Time Elevator Experience
Nice but not talking about importent periods of Rome
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