Visitors enjoy an architecture tour at the Getty Center
Discover the Museum's historic collection and the Getty Center's architecture and gardens by participating in a rich selection of engaging talks and tours that bring the Getty Center's unique setting and the visual arts to life.


Architecture Tours
45-minute tours of the Getty Center site and architecture.
Tuesdays–Sundays at 10:15 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m.,
and 4:00 p.m.


Garden Tours
45-minute tours of the grounds and Central Garden.
Tuesdays–Sundays at 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m., and 3:30 p.m.

Collection Highlights Tours
One-hour overviews of major works in the Museum.
Tuesdays–Sundays at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.

Spotlight-of-the-Week Talks
15-minute in-depth gallery talks about a single work of art.
Tuesdays–Sundays at 2:30 p.m.

See our current offerings and learn more about Spotlight of the Week.

Exhibition Tour: Eyewitness Views: Making History in Eighteenth-Century Europe
In this special exhibition tour, become an eyewitness to some of the most magnificent ceremonies and dramatic events of 18th-century Europe, as they are represented by Panini, Canaletto, Bellotto, Guardi and other master painters of the time. Meet at the Information Desk.
Tuesdays–Sundays at 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., and 1:30 p.m.

Focus Tour: Renaissance
This one-hour tour explores a variety of examples of Renaissance art in the Getty collection. Meet at the Information Desk.
Tuesdays–Sundays at 12:00 p.m.

Focus Tour: Era of Impressionism
Explore the Getty's collection of 19th-century paintings by artists such as Millet, Monet, and Van Gogh in this one-hour tour. Meet at the Information Desk.
Tuesdays–Sundays at 2:00 p.m.

Curator's and Conservator's Gallery Talks
Curators and conservators present their perspectives on special exhibitions, recent acquisitions, and significant objects on loan to the Museum.

Offered monthly; check our event calendar for current offerings.

Tuesdays–Sundays at 12:30 p.m.

See all upcoming talks and tours on our event calendar.