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

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

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

Explore the groundbreaking architecture of the Getty Center.  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 

Weekdays

through Oct 28

11 am

GETTY VILLA

This 50-minute tour provides an overview of major works from the Museum's collection.  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 Sep 1

11:30 am, 2:45 pm

GETTY CENTER

This 15-minute tour examines Renaissance painter Jean Fouquet’s iconic vision of the queen of heaven, an image of both devotion and...  Details 

Daily

11:45 am

GETTY CENTER

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

Daily

through Oct 28

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

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 CENTER

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

Daily

1 pm

GETTY VILLA

This 50-minute 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 

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 

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

AUG 22

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Tuesdays, Thursdays

through Oct 10

2 pm

GETTY CENTER

This one-hour gallery tour investigates the Bauhaus school’s early commitment to spiritual expression, its innovative first-year curriculum, and its use of diverse media to introduce the work of students and masters to international audiences.  Details 

Thursdays, Saturdays

2:30 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Tuesdays, Fridays, Saturdays

through Aug 24

12 pm

GETTY CENTER

This 45-minute tour explores the work of historic and contemporary artists in the Center for Photograph’s special exhibitions. Meet at...  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

through Oct 27

11 am, 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 

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 

Saturdays

4 pm, 6 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Saturdays

Aug 24 - Aug 31

4:15 pm

GETTY CENTER

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

Aug 24 - 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 

Thursday

AUG 29

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Thursday

SEP 5

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Thursday

SEP 12

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

SEP 19

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

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

Thursday

SEP 26

2 pm

GETTY VILLA

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