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–Friday and Sundays at 11:00 a.m., 11:30 a.m., and 1 p.m., Saturdays at 11 a.m.

Exhibition Tour: Degas and the Art of Pastel Tour
This 20-minute tour explores one of Edgar Degas's great works, Russian Dancers (circa 1899), and a selection of artworks from the permanent collection that depict popular Parisian entertainments. Meet at the Information Desk.
Tuesdays–Sundays at 2:00 p.m.

Exhibition Tour: Power and Pathos: Bronze Sculpture of the Hellenistic World
This one-hour tour explores some of the finest surviving bronze sculptures of the ancient Greek world featured in this international loan exhibition. Meet at the Information Desk.
Tuesdays–Fridays and Sundays at 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., Saturdays at 1:30 p.m.

Focus Tour: Fit for a King
Explore the Getty's collection of 17th- and 18th-century art in this one-hour tour of French decorative arts, paintings, and sculpture made during the reigns of kings Louis XIV, Louis XV, and Louis XVI. Meet the docent at the Information Desk.
Tuesdays–Sundays at 12:30 p.m.

Spotlight-of-the-Week Talks
15-minute in-depth gallery talks about a single work of art.
Tuesdays–Sundays at 12 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.

See all upcoming talks and tours on our event calendar.