Today Thursday, August 27, 2015

Today Thu, Aug 27, 2015

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.

Get free tickets to the Getty Villa

Daily

10:15 am, 11 am, 1 pm, 2 pm, 3 pm, 4 pm

GETTY CENTER

Discover more about Richard Meier's architecture and the design of the Getty Center site in this 45-minute tour.  Details 

Thursdays, Saturdays

10:30 am, 11:30 am, 12:30 pm, 1:30 pm, 3:30 pm

GETTY VILLA

Discover the rich mythological and cultural connections of ancient flora in this 40-minute tour of the Getty Villa's gardens.  Details 

Daily

10:30 am, 11:30 am, 12:30 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:30 pm, 3:30 pm

GETTY VILLA

Explore the architecture of the Getty Villa and learn about daily life in the ancient world  Details 

Daily

through Nov 1

10:30 am, 11:30 am, 1:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Hellenistic Bronzes

Exhibition Tour

Explore select bronze sculpture featured in this major international exhibition.  Details 

Daily

through Nov 29

11 am, 1 pm

GETTY CENTER

One-hour tour provides an overview of major works from the Museum's collection.  Details 

Daily

through Aug 31

11 am, 1 pm

GETTY VILLA

An overview of major works from the Museum's collection  Details 

Daily

11:30 am, 12:30 pm, 2:30 pm, 3:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

The Central Garden is the focus of this 45-minute tour.  Details 

Daily

Aug 25 - Aug 30

12 pm

GETTY CENTER

This 15-minute talk explores the dramatic depiction of Belisarius, the blinded Byzantine general who came to symbolize a Revolution.  Details 

Daily

through Aug 31

12 pm

GETTY VILLA

Discover the richness of ancient art with an in-depth look at a major work in the Museum's collection.  Details 

Daily

through Jan 31, 2016

12:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Fit for a King

Focus Tour

Explore the Getty's collection of 17th- and 18th-century French decorative arts, paintings, and sculpture.  Details 

Thursdays

1 pm - 3 pm

GETTY VILLA

A sweet and savory menu inspired by the ancient Mediterranean.  Details 

Daily

through Oct 11

2 pm

GETTY CENTER

Explore one of Edgar Degas’s great works, Russian Dancers (circa 1899), and other works in pastel and colored chalks  Details 

Thursdays

through Sep 3

2 pm

GETTY CENTER

This one-hour gallery tour provides an in-depth view of the exhibition A Kingdom of Images: French Prints in the Age of Louis XIV, 1660–1715. Meet in the Research Institute lobby.  Details 

Thursdays, Saturdays

2:30 pm - 3 pm

GETTY VILLA

Enjoy a tour of the Getty Villa's gardens and explore the plants, herbs, and fruits used for cooking in antiquity  Details 

Wednesdays - Fridays

through Aug 28

11:30 am

GETTY CENTER

Hands-on gallery tour geared toward families with children ages 5 and up.  Details 

Thursdays, Fridays

through Nov 13

11 am - 12 pm

GETTY VILLA

Bronze Casting

Handling Session

Learn about the tools and materials used by bronze casters in this multisensory handling session  Details 

Daily

GETTY VILLA

The beauty and craft of ancient glass  Details 

Daily

GETTY CENTER

The history, artistry, and hidden stories of four decorative objects  Details 

Daily

through Sep 6

GETTY CENTER

Contemporary photographers explore the essence of their medium  Details 

Daily

through Oct 11

GETTY CENTER

Featuring one of Degas’s greatest late works along with other 19th-century pastels depicting Parisian popular entertainments  Details 

Daily

through Oct 18

GETTY CENTER

Animals depicted in photography, from the earliest days of the medium to the present  Details 

Daily

through Sep 6

GETTY CENTER

From small-scale fashion prints to panoramas of Versailles, explore a rich variety of prints that promoted French culture, art, and style.  Details 

Daily

through Sep 13

GETTY CENTER

How one of the greatest Florentine Renaissance artists transformed drawing  Details 

Daily

through Sep 27

GETTY CENTER

An exploration of medieval manuscripts as tactile objects  Details 

Daily

through Nov 1

GETTY CENTER

Rare sculptures from the ancient Greek world reveal a mastery of emotion, age, and character  Details