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 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

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

through Aug 30

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

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 Apr 28

11:30 am, 1 pm, 2:45 pm

GETTY CENTER

A focused 15-minute conversation about the art of Renaissance painter Jacopo da Pontormo.  Details 

Daily

11:45 am

GETTY CENTER

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

Daily

12 pm

GETTY VILLA

Explore Funerary portraits from Palmyra, an ancient Syrian caravan city, on this 30-minute tour. Sign-up begins 15 minutes before the tour...  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 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

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 

Mondays, Fridays

through Dec 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 

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 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 

Saturdays, Sundays

1 pm

GETTY VILLA

Explore Funerary portraits from Palmyra, an ancient Syrian caravan city, on this 30-minute tour. Sign-up begins 15 minutes before the tour at the Tour Meeting Place.  Details 

Saturdays

1 pm - 3 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Saturdays, Sundays

1 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 

Thursdays, Saturdays

2:30 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Saturdays

4 pm, 6 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Saturdays

4:30 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 

Saturdays

7 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Saturdays

through Apr 27

7:15 pm

GETTY CENTER

A focused 15-minute conversation about the art of Renaissance painter Jacopo da Pontormo.   Details 

Tuesdays, Thursdays

through Apr 18

2 pm

GETTY CENTER

This one-hour gallery tour explores the paradigms of monumentality, prompting viewers to consider why certain monuments endure and others fall.  Details 

Thursdays

1 pm - 3 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Thursday

MAR 28

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Thursday

APR 11

2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Thursday

APR 18

2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Wednesday

APR 24

2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Tour of the exhibition Spectacular Mysteries: Renaissance Drawings Revealed.  Details 

Tuesday

MAY 7

2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Wednesday

MAY 8

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 

Wednesday

MAY 22

2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Tuesday

JUN 4

2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Curator Arpad Kovacs leads a gallery tour of the photography exhibition.  Details 

Wednesday

JUN 5

2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Tuesday

JUN 11

2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Tuesday

JUL 16

2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Wednesday

JUL 31

2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

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