The Getty Villa
Date: Daily, April 1–April 15, 2012, except Tuesdays, and Sunday, April 8
Time: 11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Location: Getty Villa, Outer Peristyle and Museum galleries
Admission: Free with your advance, timed ticket to the Getty Villa. Each Villa ticket allows you to bring up to three children ages 15 and under with you in one car. Click the "Get Tickets" button below to book tickets.
Drop in with your family to explore how ancient perfumes were made. Discover the aromatic spices and fragrant resins (hardened plant sap) that were traded across the ancient world. Learn how perfume making has changed from ancient times to the present. Create a unique scent of your own by choosing, grinding and mixing ingredients, which you then combine with oil to make a real perfume.
How to Get Here
The Getty Villa is located at 17985 Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu, California, approximately 25 miles west of downtown Los Angeles. See Hours, Directions, Parking for directions and parking information.