The Getty Center

Special events and activities are offered for families at the Getty Center and Villa seasonally throughout the year.


Date: Saturday & Sunday, May 12 & 13, 2018
Time: 10:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
Location: Plaza Courtyard
Admission: Free; no ticket required.

Get ready to have fun and be inspired during this origami adventure weekend. Join physicist and world-renowned origami artist Robert J. Lang as he creates large, life-like paper animals and insects. Enjoy free, drop-in origami making and learn to fold paper flowers and other garden creatures. Add your creations to the eye-catching Origami Garden installation and watch it grow! Check back for program updates. Complements the Cut! Paper Play in Contemporary Photography exhibition.

How to Get Here
The Getty Center is located at 1200 Getty Center Drive in Los Angeles, California, approximately 12 miles northwest of downtown Los Angeles. See Hours, Directions, Parking for maps and driving directions.