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The Getty Center

1200 Getty Center Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90049-1657
+1 310-440-7300
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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.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“art collection” (265 reviews)
“garden tour” (136 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
1200 Getty Center Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90049-1657
+1 310-440-7300
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a huge place, you can find there a beautiful architecture, excellent collection of arts, amazing gardens with increible sculptures. The view of the city of Los Angeles is like a postcard; usually they have music alive....you can pass a family day unforgettable!

Thank Julio A
Reviewed yesterday

This was our main destination for a short trip to LA; bucket list item. First time visit to the Getty and we are joining the chorus of people singing the praises of this place. The art, the architecture, the staff, the amenities all were amazing....More

Thank Joe85207
Reviewed 2 days ago

Stunning grounds and gardens. We went in Feb before everything was planted and glad we went back in April to see the amazing flowers. Stunning gardens, good food in the cafe and amazing art.

Thank binkley007
Reviewed 2 days ago

The museum was pretty good - I enjoyed spending hours at this place, strolling through the beautiful gardens, open spaces and the breathtaking views of Los Angeles. The center is free unless you are parking at the Centre ($15 per car I recall) and you...More

Thank Winnie S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Chose to go to the Getty since admission was free but I think parking is like $12? Beautiful grounds, nice art inside small amount of 'modern' art, more classical. Still, it was a nice outing since it's been years since I've been to an art...More

Thank Loni Y
Reviewed 3 days ago

There's not much I can add re visiting that hasn't been discussed here ad infinitum but I thought I'd share a tip when visiting the Center with you. My family and I have visited the Getty about 6-8 times a year for many, many years....More

1  Thank StudioCityMark
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Getty Center set on top of a hill is a stark white contemporary architecturally designed building and I thought that the galleries would be in the same vein. How wrong I was! There are beautiful galleries themed to particular periods of art and genres....More

Thank Jo W
Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and I had visited the Getty Center 20 years ago and enjoyed it. This time we decided to take the free hour-long garden tour which included a short introductory segment about the building's architecture. We found the garden tour to be incredibly interesting...More

Thank MysticWay15
Reviewed 4 days ago

very grandious, stunning structure and beautiful place, with gardens, open air sculptures and fine art collection

Thank marcos h
Reviewed 4 days ago

Multiple buildings filled with pottery, painting, statuary and other treasures from Europe and the USA that were collected by J.P. Getty or donated by others to this fabulous museum. The views of greater LA are spectacular. Museum is free although parking is $15 but this...More

Thank Carol W
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Tawana B
Is their a place to jet ski?
26 March 2017|
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Response from Shaunx10 | Reviewed this property |
You could try, but an absence of water might spoil your fun. ;)
Carol T
Directions from LAx
18 February 2017|
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Response from MesBeauxVoyages | Reviewed this property |
Take Sepuveda Blvd north from LAX Once you pass Sunset Blvd the Getty Center parking will be coming up on your left.
Alex C
Do I have to make a reservation or buy tickets on line to visit the museum
12 January 2017|
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Response from Diane D | Reviewed this property |
reservations for parking at the Getty Villa are necessary just not for the Getty Center