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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” (289 reviews)
“garden tour” (147 reviews)
Opens in 22 min
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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
Westside
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+1 310-440-7300
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is of course a must see in LA. The buildings are spectacular. The access now is brilliant with a car park a distance away and a complimentary 5 minute tram ride to the door. The views all around are amazing. Inside the permanent art...More

Thank bigvicSydney
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great art collection. Wonderful architecture. And the views are breathtaking. The tram between the parking and the museum is so cool. In the end, you just pay for parking. $15 before 3pm and $10 after. Totally recommend it!

Thank joanazul
Reviewed yesterday

The art was wonderful , The cafe was good . But the Architecture, the views , the gardens, and the space itself blew me away . Monumental

Thank Joan P
Reviewed 3 days ago

I have had terrible docents at other museums but the one I had was excellent, as was the curator-led exhibit tour. The only drawback was the return ride to the airport, which was an hour in rush hour—not my driver’s fault—and the cost was 4...More

Thank DaylilyFan
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

just a wonderful & beautiful place. It was a clear day, so we could see the ocean. Enjoyed the beautiful architecture, the art and the lovely gardens.

Thank Ree1949
Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I recently spent a few hours at the Getty and were blown away by both the site and the art. You need to plan on spending several hours to fully explore the Getty. It is amazing. And it's free. Unbelievable.

1  Thank Eric22754
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is my 3rd time and I continue to be amazed. World class art. World class views. Good reasonable cafe food and cool gift shop. It's FREE! This is a must see and rivals all of the world's great museums. A must see for anyone...More

1  Thank vancouvergirl
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you are in the LAX/UCLA area, make a stop at the Getty! It is free, although parking costs. A tram takes you from the lot to the center and once there, you will be astounded by the openness of the architecture and delighted by...More

Thank Scott P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Exhibits are somewhat focused as they tend to have more of the complementary artists rather than iconic exhibits of just the primary artists in a style. They give a good introduction to some lesser known styles. Reasonable balance of popular and more obscure exhibits.

Thank William B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What an amazing experience! Absolutely breathtaking art and just a nice place to walk around. Definitely worth looking into even if only once in your lifetime!

Thank Kristin B
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Mary O
4 November 2017|
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Response from The_Getty_Team | Property representative |
Yes, The Getty Center is closed on Mondays but open every other day of the week. See you soon!
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rodjin
19 October 2017|
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Response from mcarr0ll27 | Reviewed this property |
I have to say that I do not know the answer to this question. While I think that it would be unlikely, I would recommend that you contact the Getty Center directly. The customer focus is strong so they may have a solution... More
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Helen R
10 August 2017|
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Response from Rooz | Reviewed this property |
No car tours that I know of. However, there may be wheelchairs available.
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