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Interactive activities, festivals, and garden concerts

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.

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Sunday

SEP 22

11 am - 2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Harness the power of the sun to make one-of-a-kind photographic prints—called cyanotypes—by arranging flowers, leaves, letters, stencils and more on light sensitive fabric.  Details 

Saturday

SEP 28

11 am - 3 pm

GETTY VILLA

Discover how the ancient Romans used the mighty papyrus plant to make paper and then write, roll, and seal your own message on papyrus for future generations.  Details 

Sunday

SEP 29

2 pm

GETTY CENTER

Children's author Cornelia Funke reads her latest story of ghost William Dampier as he encounters an artistic world of shapes, colors, and materials at the Bauhaus.  Details 

Sunday

OCT 6

11 am - 2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Harness the power of the sun to make one-of-a-kind photographic prints—called cyanotypes—by arranging flowers, leaves, letters, stencils and more on light sensitive fabric.  Details 

Saturday

OCT 19

10 am - 6 pm

GETTY CENTER

Travel back to 19th-century Paris at this daylong Family Festival inspired by the exhibition Manet and Modern Beauty.  Details 

Saturday

OCT 26

11 am - 3 pm

GETTY VILLA

Watch stylists recreate beards from ancient Assyria, Greece, and Rome, then make your own beard or body oil evoking ancient scents.  Details 

Sunday

OCT 27

11 am - 3 pm

GETTY VILLA

Watch stylists recreate beards from ancient Assyria, Greece, and Rome, then make your own beard or body oil evoking ancient scents.  Details 

Saturday

NOV 9

11 am - 3 pm

GETTY VILLA

In this free, drop-in workshop, build your own perfume incorporating ingredients used in antiquity and bring the past home with you.  Details 

Saturday

NOV 16

11 am - 3 pm

GETTY VILLA

In this free, drop-in workshop, build your own perfume incorporating ingredients used in antiquity and bring the past home with you.  Details 

Saturday

DEC 7

11 am - 3 pm

GETTY VILLA

In this free, drop-in workshop, build your own perfume incorporating ingredients used in antiquity and bring the past home with you.  Details 

Saturday

DEC 14

11 am - 3 pm

GETTY VILLA

In this free, drop-in workshop, build your own perfume incorporating ingredients used in antiquity and bring the past home with you.  Details