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., 11:30 a.m., and 1 p.m.

Exhibition Tour: Robert Mapplethorpe: The Perfect Medium & The Thrill of the Chase: The Wagstaff Collection of Photographs
This tour provides an overview of two photography exhibitions: Robert Mapplethorpe's classic and controversial work and the historic and contemporary photographs collected by his lover, Sam Wagstaff. Meet at the Information Desk.
Tuesdays–Sundays at 2:30 p.m.

Spotlight-of-the-Week Talks
15-minute in-depth gallery talks about a single work of art.
Tuesdays–Sundays at 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m.

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

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.

Engaging body and mind, this 45-minute session includes movement for all ability levels. Step into a physical "conversation" with educator Andrew Westover and join this interactive, non-traditional exploration of selected artworks in the Getty collection. Meet under the stairs in the Entrance Hall.

Offered bimonthly; check our event calendar for current offerings.

See all upcoming talks and tours on our event calendar.