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The Getty Center

Closed Now: 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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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

Let’s start with the view - it’s amazing. As the Getty Centre is placed on a hill, you can take photos all around giving you a 360 degree snapshot of LA. It would be best to go on a nice sunny day, as there is...More

Thank Katie B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The buildings that house the Betty Museum are lovely, the setting is beyond spectacular, the restaurants are great, and the special garden is a delight. Getty's collection? Not so much. He was a notorious cheapskate, (he even installed a pay phone in his private residence),...More

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Reviewed yesterday

It fun going to the Getty Center, as you take a tram up to the top. There are several interesting displays to see. Recommend you have lunch and sit on the patio and enjoy

Thank Barges867
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What an amazing museum. The art was wonderful the buildings and surroundings spectacular. Do not miss when in Los Angeles. Truly world class.

Thank Tim V
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were vacating in the Los Angeles area for our family vacation and the Getty Museum was on our to do list. The art was nice, there are restaurants on site, and the ride on the tram is fun. It is free to get in,...More

Thank sgilla4
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

An amazing place with too much to see and do in one visit. The art collection is world class of course, but the surroundings are incredible. Gardens, plazas, balconies, a beautiful view of LA. My suggestion, visit one or two galleries but take the time...More

Thank flatlandermanitoba
Reviewed 3 days ago

My family and I enjoyed this museum. It is truly a unique place. We are from NYC and enjoyed seeing how LA does museums.

Thank 410person
Reviewed 4 days ago

Amazing, allow plenty of time at least half a day, plenty to see do here and dont forget the amazing gardens really wonderful

Thank PJ_from_Bournemouth
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was our first time and the tram was a 45 minute wait due to maintenance. So we elected to take, what they called a mild incline short walk. I turned out to be a 3/4 mile up hill walk of 1/2 hour in the...More

Thank Ronald C
Reviewed 4 days ago

This center is amazing. There is something for everyone. There are sculptures in the park, and gardens outside. There are 5 different themed buildings from 1400 ad art to 1800 ad plus photography and a rotating exhibit. There are also restaurants and a fun ride...More

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There is a check room in the Museum Hall entrance for coats, bags, backpacks and so on.
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Response from Pat M | Reviewed this property |
We spent about 6 hours there that included the tour of the museum, lunch and tour of the gardens. It was a leisurely spent day that was thoroughly enjoyed.