Rome: Kid-Friendly Colosseum & Roman Forum Tour

Rome: Kid-Friendly Colosseum & Roman Forum Tour

From $224.22 per person

Discover the highlights of ancient Rome and learn the stories behind the city’s awe-inspiring monuments on this family tour of the Colosseum and the Roman Forum. Kids will love the activities and experience first-hand what it was like to be a gladiator.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 2.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Private group


  • Enjoy tailor-made games and activities for kids
  • Marvel at the Colosseum
  • Explore the Roman Forum
Full description
Join in on this jam-packed, history filled, family tour of the Colosseum and the Roman Forum. Your professional guide will make history fun for everyone in the small group, with planned activities designed for both kids and parents to learn more about Ancient Rome. To encourage kids to develop a true understanding of what it was like in ancient Rome, interactive learning tools, iPad games, quizzes and treasure hunts have been prepared to make this an unforgettable experience. You’ll enter the Colosseum with your skip-the-line entrance tickets and make your way into the Grand Amphitheatre. Listen to the history and fascinating stories from your guide as you marvel at the beauty and take in a panoramic view of the structure. Follow in the footsteps of emperors and gladiators who once stood on the ground where you will stand. It was here those brave men fought wild animals at the expense and pleasure of the crowd and the emperor, in order to gain their freedom. Follow the road towards the Roman Forum ruins and overlook the stunning area which once was the public square and city center of Rome. Now you can see and walk amongst the remains of the temples, the Imperial Palace, the altar of Julius Caesar, the Arch of Constantine and the Arch of Titus.
  • Skip-the-line tickets
  • Kid-friendly engaging activities
  • Pick up and drop off
  • Food and drinks
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks
  • Customers will get a mandatory temperature check

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Meeting point

You will meet your guide just outside the COLOSSEO SUBWAY STATION (Metro B) - GROUND LEVEL. Your guide will be showing a sign with your name.

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What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  •  This tour is recommended for kids older than six
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 / 5

based on 2 reviews

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Absolutely fantastic tour - Simona is not only a great guide but brilliant with kids as well. I really wanted someone who could bring the Colosseum and Forum to life for my 7yo daughter and I don't think I could have picked a better tour. From the very start, she made it a game (literally, with points scored for spotting certain things, for getting answers right, even a prize at the end). And while it was always fun and pitched at just the right level for the kids on the tour, we all learned a huge amount, nothing was dumbed down. The fact we got to skip the queues was another bonus (relatively short in February but at busier months it would be invaluable). If we ever go back, I'd definitely book again with them, and highly recommend it if you're in Rome with kids.

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February 24, 2020

We had great fun with Amandio. The Gelato was delicious and the kids loved riding his trusty rusty steed (horse) through the back streets of Trastavere. But do your pre-reading so you can match his “everything was invented in Rome” challenge.

January 26, 2020

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