The Getty Villa

Special events and activities are offered for families at the Getty Center and Villa seasonally throughout the year.


Date: Sundays, March 4th, 11th, 18th
Time: 11:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Location: Herb Garden
Admission: Free; no ticket required.

Discover the tastes, textures, and smells of history during this all-ages Roman Garden workshop. Explore the Villa's Herb Garden with the Getty's master gardener Michael DeHart, learn about the care and use of ancient plants, and then make seed balls at the free workshop and grown an herb garden of your own, complete with ancient recipes to try at home!

Seed Ball Workshop:
11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Herb Garden
Free, drop-in

Herb Garden Tour with Michael DeHart:
Tours run at 1:00 and 2:00 p.m.
Free, sign-up begins at 12:45 p.m. at the Tour Meeting Place.

How to Get Here
The Getty Villa is located at 17985 Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu, California, approximately 25 miles west of downtown Los Angeles. See Hours, Directions, Parking for directions and parking information.