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

GETTY VILLA

Meet heroes, dodge monsters, and avoid a certain unfriendly god on the way to discovering your divine heritage.  Details 

Daily

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

GETTY CENTER

Explore the groundbreaking architecture of the Getty Center.  Details 

Daily

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

GETTY CENTER

A 45-minute tour of the Central Garden.  Details 

Daily

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 gardens in this 40-minute tour of the Getty Villa's four Roman 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 more about daily life in the ancient world in this 40-minute tour.  Details 

Daily

through Oct 28

11 am, 12 pm, 1 pm

GETTY VILLA

On this 45-minute tour, learn about excavations spanning over 200 years and marvel at objects coveted by the first-century elite.  Details 

Daily

11 am, 1 pm, 4 pm

GETTY CENTER

In this 30-minute tour, gain insight into the founder of the Getty, the avid art collector and ambitious businessman J. Paul Getty.  Details 

Daily

11:15 am, 2:15 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Daily

through Oct 20

11:30 am, 2:45 pm

GETTY CENTER

Join a 15-minute conversation that explores the work of Gordon Parks, Life magazine's first African American photographer, and its impact...  Details 

Daily

11:45 am

GETTY CENTER

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

Daily

through Oct 20

12:45 pm

GETTY CENTER

Immerse yourself in the art of luxurious 17th and 18th-century European palaces and homes during this 30-minute tour. Meet at the...  Details 

Daily

1 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Daily

1 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Daily

1:15 pm

GETTY CENTER

Explore the Getty’s collection of 19th-century paintings by artists such as Millet, Monet, and Van Gogh in this 50-minute tour.  Details 

Wednesday

OCT 16

1:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Scott Allan, associate curator of paintings, leads a gallery tour of the exhibition Manet and Modern Beauty.  Details 

Daily

2 pm

GETTY CENTER

 Explore the Getty’s collection of 19th-century paintings by artists such as Millet, Monet, and Van Gogh in this 50-minute tour.  Details 

Thursdays

1 pm - 3 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Thursday

OCT 17

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

Join the exhibition curator for a 50-minute tour exploring the history and discovery of the extraordinary Roman seaside home that was the...  Details 

Thursday

OCT 17

2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Manuscripts curator Larisa Grollemond leads a gallery tour of the exhibition Blurring the Line: Manuscripts in the Age of Print.  Details 

Thursdays, Saturdays

2:30 pm

GETTY VILLA

Enjoy a 30-minute food-themed tour of the Getty Villa's gardens.  Details 

Daily

1:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Explore the Getty's rich collection of 17th-century painting and sculpture by masters such as Rubens, Rembrandt, and Bernini in this...  Details 

Mondays, Fridays

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

11 am

GETTY VILLA

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

Saturdays, Sundays

12:15 pm

GETTY CENTER

 This one-hour 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

OCT 19

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

On this 45-minute tour, learn about excavations spanning over 200 years and marvel at objects coveted by the first-century elite.  Details 

Saturdays

3 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Saturdays

4 pm, 6 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Saturdays

through Nov 9

4:15 pm

GETTY CENTER

Join a 15-minute conversation that explores the work of Gordon Parks, Life magazine's first African American photographer, and its impact...  Details 

Saturdays

4:30 pm, 6:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Explore the Getty’s collection of 19th-century paintings by artists such as Monet, Degas, and Van Gogh in this 50-minute tour. Meet at...  Details 

Saturdays

5 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Saturdays

through Oct 19

5:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Immerse yourself in the art of luxurious 17th and 18th-century European palaces and homes during this 30-minute tour. Meet at the...  Details 

Saturdays

7 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Daily

Oct 22, 2019 - Jan 12, 2020

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

GETTY CENTER

Experience the stylish portraits, luscious still lifes, and vivid café and garden scenes by Édouard Manet, the great Impressionist painter of Paris, in this one-hour tour.  Details 

Tuesday

OCT 22

2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Stephanie Schrader, curator of drawings, leads a gallery tour of the exhibition True Grit: American Prints and Photographs from 1900 to 1950.  Details 

Daily

Oct 22 - Nov 10

2:45 pm

GETTY CENTER

Join a 15-minute conversation that explores the work of Gordon Parks, Life magazine's first African American photographer, and its impact on...  Details 

Saturdays

Oct 26, 2019 - Jan 11, 2020

4 pm, 6 pm

GETTY CENTER

Experience the stylish portraits, luscious still lifes, and vivid café and garden scenes by Édouard Manet, the great Impressionist painter of Paris, in this one-hour tour.  Details 

Saturdays

Oct 26, 2019 - Jan 11, 2020

5 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Saturdays

6:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Explore the Getty’s collection of 19th-century paintings by artists such as Monet, Degas, and Van Gogh in this 50-minute tour. Meet at...  Details 

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

11 am, 1 pm, 4 pm

GETTY CENTER

In this 30-minute tour, gain insight into the founder of the Getty, the avid art collector and ambitious businessman J. Paul Getty.  Details 

Thursday

OCT 31

1:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Emily Beeny, associate curator of paintings, leads a gallery tour of the exhibition Manet and Modern Beauty.  Details 

Thursday

OCT 31

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Daily

11 am

GETTY CENTER

In this 30-minute tour, gain insight into the founder of the Getty, the avid art collector and ambitious businessman J. Paul Getty.  Details 

Daily

2 pm

GETTY CENTER

In this 30-minute tour, gain insight into the founder of the Getty, the avid art collector and ambitious businessman J. Paul Getty.  Details 

Saturday

NOV 9

6:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Explore the Getty’s collection of 19th-century paintings by artists such as Monet, Degas, and Van Gogh in this 30-minute tour. Meet at...  Details 

Daily

11:15 am, 2:15 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Daily

1 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Tuesday

NOV 12

1:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

David Bardeen, graduate intern in the Getty Museum's paintings department, leads a gallery tour of the exhibition Manet and Modern Beauty.  Details 

Saturdays, Sundays

12:15 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Thursday

NOV 21

1:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Scott Allan, associate curator of paintings, leads a gallery tour of the exhibition Manet and Modern Beauty.  Details 

Weekdays

12:15 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

1:15 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Tuesday

NOV 26

2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Stephanie Schrader, curator of drawings, leads a gallery tour of the exhibition True Grit: American Prints and Photographs from 1900 to 1950.  Details 

Saturdays

Nov 30 - Dec 28

4:30 pm, 5:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Saturdays

Nov 30 - Dec 28

5 pm

GETTY CENTER

xperience the stylish portraits, luscious still lifes, and vivid café and garden scenes by Édouard Manet, the great Impressionist painter of Paris, in this one-hour tour.  Details 

Saturdays

6:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Tuesday

DEC 3

2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Stephanie Schrader, curator of drawings, leads a gallery tour of the exhibition True Grit: American Prints and Photographs from 1900 to 1950.  Details 

Thursday

DEC 12

1:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Emily Beeny, associate curator of paintings, leads a gallery tour of the exhibition Manet and Modern Beauty.  Details 

Tuesday

DEC 17

2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Stephanie Schrader, curator of drawings, leads a gallery tour of the exhibition True Grit: American Prints and Photographs from 1900 to 1950.  Details 

Wednesday

DEC 18

2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Stephanie Schrader, curator of drawings, leads a gallery tour of the exhibition True Grit: American Prints and Photographs from 1900 to 1950.  Details 

Thursday

DEC 19

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

Join the curator for a 45-minute tour exploring the history and significance of the exceptional carved reliefs that decorated the walls of Assyrian palaces.  Details 

Friday

JAN 3

2:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Stephanie Schrader, curator of drawings, leads a gallery tour of the exhibition True Grit: American Prints and Photographs from 1900 to 1950.  Details 

Saturdays

6:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

Explore the Getty’s collection of 19th-century paintings by artists such as Monet, Degas, and Van Gogh in this 50-minute tour. Meet at...  Details 

Thursday

JAN 9

1:30 pm

GETTY CENTER

David Bardeen, graduate intern in the Getty Museum's paintings department, leads a gallery tour of the exhibition Manet and Modern Beauty.  Details