Tours

Art, garden, and architecture tours

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

Daily

GETTY VILLA

Meet heroes, dodge monsters, and avoid a certain unfriendly god on the way to discovering your divine heritage.  Details 

Daily

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

GETTY VILLA

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

Daily

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

GETTY VILLA

Discover the rich mythological and cultural connections of ancient gardens in this 40-minute tour of the Getty Villa's four Roman gardens....  Details 

Weekdays

11 am

GETTY VILLA

Take an immersive dive into the collection with this 20-minute gallery discussion devoted to one work of art.  Details 

Daily

through Aug 31

12 pm

GETTY VILLA

Take an immersive dive into the collection with this 20-minute gallery discussion devoted to one work of art.  Details 

Daily

1 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Mondays, Fridays

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

An in-depth look at special topics such as mythology, death, nudity, wine, or artistic practices in the ancient world.  Details 

Daily

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

GETTY CENTER

A 45-minute tour of the Central Garden.  Details 

Daily

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

GETTY CENTER

Explore the groundbreaking architecture of the Getty Center.  Details 

Daily

11 am, 1 pm, 4 pm

GETTY CENTER

In this 30-minute tour, gain insight into the founder of the Getty, the avid art collector and ambitious businessman J. Paul Getty.  Details 

Daily

11:15 am, 1:15 pm, 2:15 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Daily

through Aug 18

11:30 am, 12:30 pm, 1:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Animals take center stage in more than one hundred works ranging from handmade books to tapestries and sculpture in this one-hour special exhibition tour.  Details 

Daily

11:45 am

GETTY CENTER

Explore a variety of examples of Renaissance art in the Getty collection.  Details 

Tuesdays, Thursdays

through Oct 10

2 pm

GETTY CENTER

This one-hour gallery tour investigates the Bauhaus school’s early commitment to spiritual expression, its innovative first-year curriculum, and its use of diverse media to introduce the work of students and masters to international audiences.  Details 

Daily

2 pm

GETTY CENTER

Explore the Getty’s collection of 19th-century paintings by artists such as Millet, Monet, and Van Gogh in this 50-minute tour.  Details 

Tuesday

JUN 25

2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Get ready to slow down and "feel" three artworks through a tactile drawing process known as blind contour drawing.  Details 

Daily

through Jun 28

2:45 pm

GETTY CENTER

Join a 15-minute conversation about a fantastical French chandelier designed to hold water for small goldfish.  Details 

Wednesday

JUN 26

2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Get ready to slow down and "feel" three artworks through a tactile drawing process known as blind contour drawing.  Details 

Thursdays

1 pm - 3 pm

GETTY VILLA

A sweet and savory menu inspired by the ancient Mediterranean.  Details 

Thursdays, Saturdays

2:30 pm

GETTY VILLA

Enjoy a 30-minute food-themed tour of the Getty Villa's gardens.  Details 

Saturdays, Sundays

through Jul 7

11 am, 1 pm

GETTY VILLA

Take an immersive dive into the collection with this 20-minute gallery discussion devoted to one work of art. Sign-up begins 15 minutes...  Details 

Saturdays, Sundays

11 am

GETTY VILLA

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

Saturdays, Sundays

through Jul 7

12 pm

GETTY VILLA

This 50-minute tour provides an overview of major works from the Museum's collection. Sign-up begins 15 minutes before the tour at the Tour...  Details 

Saturdays

1 pm - 3 pm

GETTY VILLA

A sweet and savory menu inspired by the ancient Mediterranean.  Details 

Saturdays

through Aug 17

4 pm, 6 pm

GETTY CENTER

Animals take center stage in more than one hundred works ranging from handmade books to tapestries and sculpture in this one-hour special exhibition tour.  Details 

Saturdays

through Jun 29

4:15 pm

GETTY CENTER

Join a 15-minute conversation about a fantastical French chandelier designed to hold water for small goldfish.  Details 

Saturdays

4:30 pm, 5:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Saturdays

5 pm

GETTY CENTER

Explore the Getty’s collection of 19th-century paintings by artists such as Millet, Monet, and Van Gogh in this 50-minute tour. Meet at...  Details 

Saturdays

7 pm

GETTY CENTER

Explore a variety of examples of Renaissance art in the Getty collection.   Details 

Sunday

JUN 30

2:45 pm

GETTY CENTER

Join a 15-minute conversation about a fantastical French chandelier designed to hold water for small goldfish.  Details 

Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays

11 am

GETTY VILLA

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

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

12:15 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Saturday

JUL 6

4 pm, 5 pm, 6 pm

GETTY CENTER

Animals take center stage in more than one hundred works ranging from handmade books to tapestries and sculpture in this one-hour special exhibition tour.  Details 

Saturday

JUL 6

6:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Thursday

JUL 11

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

Join a Getty curator for an insider's perspective on works of art or the architecture.  Details 

Tuesday

JUL 16

2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

A gallery tour of the exhibition Flight of Fancy: The Galle Chandelier.  Details 

Thursday

JUL 18

1:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Manuscripts curators lead a gallery tour of the exhibition Book of Beasts: The Bestiary in the Medieval World.  Details 

Wednesday

JUL 24

3:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Embark on a non-traditional tour of the Getty. In this 45-minute interactive experience, explore the way memory and the senses engage...  Details 

Thursday

JUL 25

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

Join a Getty curator for an insider's perspective on works of art or the architecture.  Details 

Wednesday

JUL 31

2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

A gallery tour of the exhibition Flight of Fancy: The Galle Chandelier.  Details 

Thursday

AUG 1

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

Join a Getty curator for an insider's perspective on works of art or the architecture.  Details 

Thursday

AUG 8

1:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Manuscripts curators lead a gallery tour of the exhibition Book of Beasts: The Bestiary in the Medieval World.  Details 

Thursday

AUG 8

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

Join a Getty curator for an insider's perspective on works of art or the architecture.  Details 

Wednesday

AUG 14

3:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Embark on a non-traditional tour of the Getty. In this 45-minute interactive experience, explore the way memory and the senses engage...  Details 

Daily

11:15 am, 1:15 pm, 2:15 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Daily

Aug 20 - Sep 15

11:30 am, 1 pm

GETTY CENTER

Join a 15-minute conversation about a fantastical French chandelier designed to hold water for small goldfish.  Details 

Daily

12:45 pm

GETTY CENTER

This 30-minute tour introduces key examples of the Getty's historic collection of luxurious French furnishings. Meet at the Information...  Details 

Daily

1:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Explore the Getty's rich collection of 17th-century painting and sculpture by masters such as Rubens, Rembrandt, and Bernini in this...  Details 

Thursday

AUG 22

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

Join a Getty curator for an insider's perspective on works of art or the architecture.  Details 

Saturdays

5 pm

GETTY CENTER

Explore the Getty’s collection of 19th-century paintings by artists such as Millet, Monet, and Van Gogh in this 50-minute tour. Meet at...  Details 

Saturdays

5:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

This 30-minute tour introduces key examples of the Getty's historic collection of luxurious French furnishings. Meet at the Information Desk.  Details 

Thursday

AUG 29

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

Join a Getty curator for an insider's perspective on works of art or the architecture.  Details 

Thursday

SEP 5

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

Join a Getty curator for an insider's perspective on works of art or the architecture.  Details 

Thursday

SEP 19

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

Join a Getty curator for an insider's perspective on works of art or the architecture.  Details 

Thursday

SEP 26

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

Join a Getty curator for an insider's perspective on works of art or the architecture.  Details