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

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

GETTY CENTER

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

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Sundays

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 flora in this tour of the gardens  Details 

Daily

through Mar 4, 2019

10:30 am

GETTY VILLA

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

Weekdays

through Mar 3

11 am

GETTY VILLA

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

Daily

through Jan 22

11 am, 1 pm, 2 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Daily

through Jan 22

11:30 am, 2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

This 15-minute talk focuses on Edgar Degas's great pastel, Russian Dancers (circa 1899). Meet at the Information Desk.  Details 

Daily

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

GETTY CENTER

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

Daily

through Mar 4, 2019

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

through Jan 22

12 pm

GETTY CENTER

Renaissance

Focus Tour

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

Weekdays

through Mar 6

12 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Daily

through Jan 22

12:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Weekdays

through Feb 27

1 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Daily

through Jan 22

1:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

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 Jun 30

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 

Thursdays, Saturdays

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

GETTY VILLA

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

Saturdays, Sundays

through Mar 5

11 am, 1 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Tuesdays, Saturdays, Sundays

through Mar 5

12 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Saturdays, Sundays

through Mar 5

12 pm, 1 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Saturdays

1 pm - 3 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Thursdays, Saturdays

2:30 pm - 3 pm

GETTY VILLA

Enjoy a tour of the Getty Villa's gardens and explore the plants, herbs, and fruits used for cooking in antiquity  Details 

Daily

Jan 24 - Apr 2

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

GETTY CENTER

This one-hour tour focuses on the drawings and sculptures of one of France's most celebrated artists of the 18th century, featured in this...  Details 

Tuesdays, Thursdays

through Feb 9

2 pm

GETTY CENTER

This one-hour gallery tour provides an in-depth view of the exhibition The Art of Alchemy.  Details 

Thursdays

1 pm - 3 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Thursday

JAN 26

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Thursday

FEB 2

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

The curator of the exhibition Roman Mosaics across the Empire leads a one-hour tour of elaborate mosaic floors from Italy and its provinces...  Details 

Thursday

FEB 9

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Thursday

FEB 16

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Tuesday

FEB 21

2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Curator Arpad Kovacs leads a gallery tour of the exhibition Breaking News: Turning the Lens on Mass Media. Meet under the stairs in the...  Details 

Thursday

FEB 23

1:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Join artist Alfredo Jaar, whose work is featured in the exhibition Breaking News: Turning the Lens on Mass Media, and curator Arpad Kovacs...  Details 

Thursday

FEB 23

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Thursday

MAR 2

1:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Join artist Donald Blumberg, whose work is featured in the exhibition Breaking News: Turning the Lens on Mass Media, and curator Arpad...  Details 

Thursday

MAR 2

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Thursday

MAR 9

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Thursday

MAR 16

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Thursday

MAR 23

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Thursday

MAR 30

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Tuesday

APR 4

2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Curator Arpad Kovacs leads a gallery tour of the exhibition Breaking News: Turning the Lens on Mass Media. Meet under the stairs in the...  Details