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The Getty Center: Tours & Tickets

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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Spectacular museum boasts a most impressive collection by such luminaries as Van Gogh, Monet and Cezanne, along with the architectural triumph of its six buildings and gardens.
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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1200 Getty Center Dr, N Sepulveda Blvd & Getty Center Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90049-1657
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All reviews art collection garden tour van gogh gardens are beautiful parking fee great art museum is free art lovers tram ride worth the trip la area santa monica exhibits irises monet galleries admission
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Reviewed today

This place is amazing if you've never been there before. It's free but you do have to pay $20 for parking. They do offer a special price of $15 for parking if you arrive after 3pm. Once you arrive you have to take a trolley...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank MichaelLong1963
Reviewed today

On our way to visit Malibu beach we stopped in the centre. It was great. Like travelling back in ancient Athens & Rome.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Evangelos T
Reviewed yesterday

We had read about this and while I thought we may be underwhelmed by art, boy was I wrong. There are rare pieces here and the surroundings, view, architecture are just amazing. My 18 yr old son was curious to see this after the movie...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank dadandmomsturn
Reviewed yesterday

Great way to combine the beauty of the landscapes and outdoors garden with museum visit Everything is free,the hospitality is very generous and professional

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank _S6941BL
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Gorgeous area! The art, architecture and gardens are AMAZING! The whole place is like nothing I have seen before. There are so many different things to look at within the buildings, different art exhibitions, and also historic art exhibitions. I could use a whole day...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank clairytalus
Reviewed 4 days ago

The buildings, grounds, and views make this one of the most special places on the planet. Tie in great art and some good restaurant choices, The Getty has to be the best place to spend a day anywhere!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank denverroadtrip
Reviewed 6 days ago

We loved everything about this magnificent Center. It is spacious, airy, comfortable and has the most interesting displays. We loved the Manet exhibit and the Photography Area. I wish we had a bit more time to spend exploring.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank donnaF3699FP
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was a fairly last minute decision to go, so I didn't do enough research beforehand (like reading the TripAdvisor reviews) and went with "highlights" and the Getty website. The most misleading thing to me was the suggested time allotment of 2-3 hours. This is...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank amN2194OK
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visit starts with good secure parking @$20. Thereafter a tramway takes you to the top and the entrance plaza. Join an initial short tour to get an informative view of the layout and the architecture of this campus. The views of LA can't be matched....More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Stephen W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We drove up from San Diego to see the Bauhaus Exhibit in celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Bauhaus movement. The exhibit was well composed with a good overview of the impact on foundational methods of art education over the past hundred years. My...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Gwen C
5 September 2019|
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Response from Steve M | Reviewed this property |
It's free! But if you bring your car, it's $20 to park.
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FooDE4fun
30 July 2019|
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Response from GENA2010 | Reviewed this property |
No you don’t need to reserve the parking we just went recently and the parking lot is very big and huge.
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MKB1701
22 June 2019|
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Response from kerileywriter | Reviewed this property |
There are several food options within the Getty, ranging from snacks from a coffee cart to a formal restaurant. If you want to leave and eat elsewhere, restaurants are a drive away. Traffic at lunchtime should be lighter... More
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