Family Activities

The Getty Center

View of the Getty Center
  • Family Art Stops

    Tuesdays through August 26, 2014
    11:30 am
    Museum Galleries, Getty Center

    Get up close and personal with a single work of art at this half-hour, hands-on gallery experience geared toward families with children ages 5 and up. Sign-up begins 30 minutes before the program at the Information Desk.

    Find out more about free family fun at the Getty


  • Family Art Stops

    Thursdays through August 28, 2014
    11:30 am
    Museum Galleries, Getty Center

    Get up close and personal with a single work of art at this half-hour, hands-on gallery experience geared toward families with children ages 5 and up. Sign-up begins 30 minutes before the program at the Information Desk.

    Find out more about free family fun at the Getty


  • Art Lab: The Chivalry Project

    Saturday August 23, 2014
    11 am - 3:30 pm
    Family Room Patio, Getty Center

    Join artist Becca Lofchie in a drop-in, hands-on workshop that explores the idea of "chivalry" in contemporary life. Create your own manuscript page and then visit the related exhibition of illuminated manuscripts, Chivalry in the Middle Ages. Participants also learn about how to participate in our online Chivalry Project. Free, and fun for all ages.

    Find out more about free family fun at the Getty


  • Art Adventures for Families

    Sundays through August 31, 2014
    11:30 am, 1 pm
    Museum Galleries, Getty Center

    Slow day? Jazz it up by exploring a work of art in the galleries with an educator, then create your own masterpiece inspired by what you see. Materials are provided at this 45-minute program geared for families with children ages 5 and up. Sign-up begins 15 minutes before the program at the Information Desk.

    Find out more about free family fun at the Getty


  • Family Festival: Chivalry

    Saturday September 20, 2014
    10 am - 5:30 pm
    Museum Courtyard, Getty Center

    Experience the age of chivalry in this daylong festival celebrating knights in armor, ladies of the court, and all things noble, inspired by the exhibition Chivalry in the Middle Ages. Listen to tales of King Arthur's Round Table and legendary deeds of great bravery, play medieval games of strategy like young aristocrats, design a family coat of arms, and decorate a goblet for your own royal feast.

  • Art Lab: The Chivalry Project

    Saturday November 1, 2014
    11 am - 3:30 pm
    Family Room Patio, Getty Center

    Join artist Becca Lofchie in a drop-in, hands-on workshop that explores the idea of "chivalry" in contemporary life. Create your own manuscript page and then visit the related exhibition of illuminated manuscripts, Chivalry in the Middle Ages. Participants also learn about how to participate in our online Chivalry Project. Free, and fun for all ages.

  • Art Lab: The Chivalry Project

    Saturday November 8, 2014
    11 am - 3:30 pm
    Family Room Patio, Getty Center

    Join artist Becca Lofchie in a drop-in, hands-on workshop that explores the idea of "chivalry" in contemporary life. Create your own manuscript page and then visit the related exhibition of illuminated manuscripts, Chivalry in the Middle Ages. Participants also learn about how to participate in our online Chivalry Project. Free, and fun for all ages.

The Getty Villa

View of the Getty Villa

Admission is free. An advanced timed-entry ticket is required.

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