Museum Home Current Exhibitions Molten Color: Glassmaking in Antiquity

October 8, 2010–February 26, 2017 at the Getty Villa


All events are free unless otherwise noted.

Admission to the Getty Villa is FREE. An advance, timed ticket is required and can be obtained online or by calling (310) 440-7300. For group visits, see Tips for Groups.

Glass-Handling Sessions

Enjoy an opportunity to handle original works of art made by contemporary glassmakers. Drop by the Reading Room adjacent to the exhibition to explore the enduring practice of ancient glassmaking techniques. Free with your advance, timed ticket to the Getty Villa.

Learn more about this event.

Thursdays, 1:30–3:30 p.m.
Saturdays, 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
Sundays, 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.

Getty Villa, Reading Room

GettyGuide™ Audio Player

Listen to curator Karol Wight describe objects in the exhibition. Pick up an audio player free of charge on the first floor of the Museum at the Getty Villa.

Burgundy Container with Thirteen Handles / Unknown