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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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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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1200 Getty Center Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90049-1657
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Reviewed yesterday

The Getty is more than just an art gallery. The architecture and the garden areas are of interest and most people appeared to spend much of the day there. It is a place to relax as well as to study. The art is very good,...More

Thank SueKeo
Reviewed yesterday

I am not a museum buff, but this place is great, best of all its free. Lots to see, amazing art works. There are a couple of cafes, had lunch there and the food was really good. If you are sick of the Hollywood hype...More

Thank philippagoile
Reviewed yesterday

Although this trip seemed like a "touristy" idea to my 18-year-old daughter, we both ended up loving our visit. The Getty Center is totally engaging - from start to finish. The tram ride up the hill is lots of fun, and gets you excited for...More

Thank maryjeanned2017
Reviewed 2 days ago

Stunning! The architecture and grounds are breathtaking and on a clear day you have great views. The art inside the museum pales in comparison to the art that is the architecture of the building. Brilliant!!!

Thank EngagedSeattle_WA
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Getty Center is a campus of the Getty Museum and other programs of the Getty Trust. The $1.3 billion Center was opened to the public in late 1997. It is most known for its architecture, gardens, and views overlooking Los Angeles. The Center sits...More

Thank Stephan G
Reviewed 3 days ago

I remember when the Getty Center was built about 20 years ago and what an enormous undertaking it was. I have visited many times over and take the docent lead architecture tour every time because it never ceases to amaze me how the engineers and...More

Thank Dawn C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

So so glad we came here!!! The architecture and gardens alone make the $15 parking fee worth it! This is a full day adventure, so plan accordingly. Also, grab an umbrella if you plan on being outside a lot, you'll need it for sun/heat protection....More

Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife had always wanted to visit the Getty Center and I finally was able to get some time to take her. What an awesome display of art. We took a tour with a docent and she was very knowledgable of the time period and...More

Thank lcastillo1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We hadn't considered going there, but last minute we changed our plans to fit in the Getty Centre, I am so glad we did! Amazing views, great facilities and breathtaking art. David Hockney display was there which was awesome. There are free tours throughout the...More

Thank Soph_leigh
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The views are stunning. The layout of the museum is natural and well planned. The exhibits are well designed. The tours are informative. The price is right. A perfect way to spend an afternoon.

Thank Veronica R
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fordamouse
July 23, 2017|
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Response from RCSColumbus | Reviewed this property |
Yes absolutely, from the garage to the tram to the museum complex itself, this facility is very accommodating. And there are staff everywhere who can direct you to elevators and ramps.
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Tawana B
March 26, 2017|
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Response from Shaunx10 | Reviewed this property |
You could try, but an absence of water might spoil your fun. ;)
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Carol T
February 18, 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.
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