Friday, September 1, 2017

Fri, Sep 1, 2017

The Getty Center is open today. Admission is free, no ticket required.

The Getty Center will be closed on September 15, 2017.
The Getty Center is closed today.

The Getty Villa is open today. Admission is free, but an advance, timed-entry ticket is required.The Getty Villa is closed today.

Get free tickets to the Getty Villa

Thursday - Saturday

Aug 31 - Sep 2

8 pm

GETTY VILLA

Iphigenia in Aulis by Euripides

Annual Outdoor Theater Production

As the Greek army lies stagnant on the silent shores of Aulis, King Agamemnon is faced with a harrowing decision. In return for the winds that would carry his army to victory over Troy, the goddess Artemis has demanded the impossible: the sacrifice of the king's own daughter, Iphigenia. Tickets $25.  Details 

Daily

10:15 am, 11 am, 1 pm, 2 pm, 3 pm, 4 pm

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Discover more about Richard Meier's architecture and the design of the Getty Center site in this 45-minute tour.  Details 

Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Sundays

10:30 am, 11:30 am, 12:30 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:30 pm, 3:30 pm

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Discover the rich mythological and cultural connections of ancient flora in this tour of the gardens  Details 

Daily

10:30 am, 11:30 am, 12:30 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:30 pm, 3:30 pm

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Explore the architecture of the Getty Villa and learn more about daily life in the ancient world in this 40-minute tour.  Details 

Weekdays

Sep 1 - Sep 29

11 am

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Discover the richness of ancient art in this 20-minute gallery tour that looks in depth at a major work in the Museum's collection. Sign-up...  Details 

Daily

through Sep 3

11 am, 1 pm, 2:15 pm

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This one-hour tour provides an overview of major works from the Museum's collection. Meet at the Information Desk.  Details 

Daily

through Oct 1

11:30 am, 2:30 pm

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Join in the celebration of David Hockney's 80th trip around the sun. Explore this London-to-L.A. artist's playful self-portraits and...  Details 

Daily

11:30 am, 12:30 pm, 2:30 pm, 3:30 pm

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Designed and conceived by artist Robert Irwin, the Central Garden is the focus of this 45-minute tour.  Details 

Weekdays

through Sep 29

12 pm

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This 50-minute tour provides an overview of the Museum's exhibition Roman Mosaics across the Empire.  Details 

Daily

through Sep 3

12:30 pm

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This one-hour tour focuses on the Getty's rich collection of 17th-century art by such old masters as Peter Paul Rubens, Rembrandt...  Details 

Daily

through Sep 30

1 pm

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This 50-minute tour provides an overview of major works from the Museum's collection.  Details 

Daily

through Sep 3

1:30 pm

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Explore the Getty's collection of 17th- and 18th-century art in this one-hour tour of French decorative arts, paintings, and sculpture made...  Details 

Daily

through Sep 3

2 pm

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Explore the Getty's collection of 19th-century paintings by artists such as Millet, Monet, and Van Gogh in this one-hour tour. The tour may...  Details 

Mondays, Fridays

through Sep 29

2 pm

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This 50-minute-long tour looks in-depth at special topics such as mythology, death, nudity, wine, or artistic practices in the ancient...  Details 

Fridays

through Sep 8

11 am - 12 pm

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Mosaics

Handling Session

How were mosaics created from pieces of stone and glass? Learn how these intricate architectural decorations were made in this multisensory...  Details 

Daily

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Interact with four objects from the Museum's decorative arts collection.  Details 

Daily

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Drawn from the Santa Barbara Museum of Art’s superb collection, this installation features a selection of marble and bronze works.  Details 

Daily

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The life and legacy of the art collector and businessman who used his fortune to create an institution dedicated to the arts.  Details 

Daily

ONLINE ONLY

War in Syria has irrevocably changed the city of Palmyra. This online exhibition captures the site as it was photographed in 1864 and illustrated in the 18th century.  Details 

Daily

through Dec 17

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Having evolved from colored chalk drawings, pastels in the eighteenth century came to rival oil paintings in color, finish, and scale.  Details 

Daily

through Jan 8, 2018

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Artistry of mosaics and the contexts of their discovery across Rome’s expanding empire.  Details 

Daily

through Sep 17

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The varied roles of women portrayed in manuscripts—and the women who created them.  Details 

Daily

through Nov 26

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Pearblossom Hwy., 11–18th April 1986, #2, alongside drawn and photographic self-portraits from the artist’s studio.  Details