Vatican Museum Masterpieces Speak to the Hearing Impaired
**Art with a Different Tune**
The Vatican Museums' Patrons of the Arts invite you to a Private Cocktail & Tour of the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel
Saturday 22 June 2013, 6pm
Our exclusive gathering shall commence with a visit through the Upper galleries, complimented by a glimpse into the magical world of Raphael. Then escorted to the Sistine Chapel, we will listen to the voices of angels, performed by the Vatican Madgrigal Choir. We shan't leave a page unturned as we then check into the illustrious Vatican Library.
This tour ends with a special reception on the terrace of the Pinacoteca.
$150 event ticket
$500 Patrons Membership
$1000 Family Patrons Membership
WHAT YOUR DONATION GOES TOWARDS:
Collaborating with specialized organizations and leading experts in access solutions, the Vatican Museums are creating a highly specialized video tour in the iOS and iPod touchscreen platforms using state of the art technology.
We have collaborated with sign language specialist partners and deaf-led companies that have helped to ensure the that the sign language tours are either adapted or written specifically for deaf visitors rather than a direct translation.