Tours

Art, garden, and architecture tours

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 

Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Sundays

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

GETTY VILLA

Discover the rich mythological and cultural connections of ancient flora in this tour of the gardens  Details 

Daily

through Mar 4, 2019

10:30 am

GETTY VILLA

Explore the architecture of the Getty Villa and learn about daily life in the ancient world in this 40-minute tour.  Details 

Weekdays

through Jun 8

11 am, 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 Apr 2

11 am, 1 pm

GETTY CENTER

This one-hour tour provides an overview of major works from the Museum's collection. Meet at the Information Desk.  Details 

Daily

through Apr 2

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

GETTY CENTER

This one-hour tour focuses on the drawings and sculptures of one of France's most celebrated artists of the 18th century, featured in this...  Details 

Daily

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

GETTY CENTER

Designed and conceived by artist Robert Irwin, the Central Garden is the focus of this 45-minute tour.  Details 

Daily

through Mar 4, 2019

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 more about daily life in the ancient world in this 40-minute tour.  Details 

Daily

through Apr 2

12 pm

GETTY CENTER

Renaissance

Focus Tour

Explore a variety of examples of Renaissance art in the Getty collection.  Details 

Weekdays

through Jun 30

1 pm

GETTY VILLA

This 50-minute tour provides an overview of major works from the Museum's collection.  Details 

Daily

through Apr 2

2 pm

GETTY CENTER

Explore the Getty's collection of 19th-century paintings by artists such as Millet, Monet, and Van Gogh in this one-hour tour. The tour may...  Details 

Daily

through Apr 30

2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

This 15-minute tour focuses on artists whose works have been inspired by newspapers, magazines, and TV programs published and broadcast...  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 

Thursdays

1 pm - 3 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Tuesdays, Thursdays

through Jul 27

2 pm

GETTY CENTER

This one-hour gallery tour provides an in-depth view of prints, artists' books, journals, and manuscripts documenting the international concrete poetry movement.  Details 

Thursday

MAR 30

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

Join a Getty curator for an insider's perspective on works of art or the architecture.  Details 

Mondays, Fridays

through Jun 30

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

An in-depth look at special topics such as mythology, death, nudity, wine, or artistic practices in the ancient world.  Details 

Saturdays, Sundays

through Jun 25

11 am

GETTY VILLA

This 50-minute tour provides an overview of major works from the Museum's collection.  Details 

Saturdays, Sundays

through Jun 4

12 pm, 1 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Saturdays, Sundays

through Jun 25

1 pm

GETTY VILLA

This 50-minute tour provides an overview of major works from the Museum's collection.  Details 

Saturdays

1 pm - 3 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Saturday

APR 1

1:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Join artist Ron Jude, whose work is featured in the exhibition Breaking News: Turning the Lens on Mass Media, and curator Arpad Kovacs as...  Details 

Tuesday

APR 4

2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Curator Arpad Kovacs leads a gallery tour of the exhibition Breaking News: Turning the Lens on Mass Media. Meet under the stairs in the...  Details 

Thursdays

Apr 6 - Jun 29

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

Join a Getty curator for an insider's perspective on works of art or the architecture.  Details 

Wednesday

APR 19

2:30 pm - 5 pm

GETTY CENTER

Senior curator of photographs Virginia Heckert leads a gallery tour of the exhibition In Focus: Jane and Louise Wilson's Sealander.  Details 

Thursday

MAY 11

1:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Curator Peter Björn Kerber leads a gallery tour of the exhibition Eyewitness Views: Making History in Eighteenth-Century Europe.  Details 

Tuesday

MAY 16

2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Curator Julian Brooks leads a gallery tour of the exhibition The Lure of Italy: Artists' Views.  Details 

Wednesday

MAY 24

1:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Join photographer Chris Killip, whose work is featured in the exhibition Now Then: Chris Killip and the Making of In Flagrante, as he...  Details 

Thursday

JUN 22

2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Curator Julian Brooks leads a gallery tour of the exhibition The Lure of Italy: Artists' Views.  Details 

Thursday

JUL 13

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

The curator of the exhibition Roman Mosaics across the Empire leads a one-hour tour of elaborate mosaic floors from Italy and its provinces...  Details 

Wednesday

JUL 26

1:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Curator Peter Björn Kerber leads a gallery tour of the exhibition Eyewitness Views: Making History in Eighteenth-Century Europe.  Details 

Thursday

AUG 10

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

The curator of the exhibition Roman Mosaics across the Empire leads a one-hour tour of elaborate mosaic floors from Italy and its provinces...  Details 

Thursday

SEP 14

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

The curator of the exhibition Roman Mosaics across the Empire leads a one-hour tour of elaborate mosaic floors from Italy and its provinces...  Details