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The Getty Center

1200 Getty Center Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90049-1657
+1 310-440-7300
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Spectacular museum boasts a most impressive collection by such luminaries as Van Gogh, Monet and Cezanne, along with the architectural triumph of its six buildings and gardens.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“art collection” (266 reviews)
“garden tour” (137 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:30
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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1200 Getty Center Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90049-1657
Westside
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+1 310-440-7300
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Reviewed yesterday

Yes, the Getty Center is a fine art museum. But it scores high simply as a destination, a beautiful place to walk around, stroll through gardens, enjoy the view. Beautiful architecture, fine art and photography are the cherry on top. You don't have to love...More

Thank Andrea G
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Excellent place. Great place to go with the family. Awesome gardens,awesome architecture beautiful views!!

Thank C6776LQjaimec
Reviewed yesterday

I have driven by the Getty Center do many times and said I need to stop one day. Finally got back to Los Angeles and decided I have to go this trip. And I was blown away. The setting is beautiful. The architecture and gardens...More

Thank Tucson M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had only a few hours to spend at the centre, now that may seem not bad for a visit to any attraction but not this one. You would need to allow a couple of days at least to do this place justice. Not only...More

Thank Thomas G
Reviewed yesterday

The Getty Center is the best art museum in Los Angeles. The architecture of the building is beautiful and the display of the collections is excellent. There are restaurants that are quite good on site. The view of the LA basin is breathtaking on a...More

Thank Arnold S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Architecturally inspiring and extensive exhibition. Fantastic views and a generous gift to LA and the world. Thank you!

Thank JamesSAtkins
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wasn't prepared for the scope of this venue and didn't have enough time to spend here to fully appreciate it. I would definitely recommend to be prepared to spend the entire day and it is worth every moment. The grounds and architecture are spectacular. Except...More

Thank czar13653
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a must do attraction if you're in LA. An amazing building with terrific views across the city, beautiful gardens to walk around and picnic in. Even if you don't want to view the huge collection of art it's still worth coming just to...More

Thank IainTwaddle
Reviewed 3 days ago

The architecture and landscaping have weathered perfectly, and there are always interesting visiting exhibits. Docents and guides are excellent. Food is affordable and excellent. Free admission is such a treat!

Thank OaklandVisit2r
Reviewed 3 days ago

This place is awesome, but hard enough to get to. It's free after you pay the $15 car parking fee. There is a little train up to it and once up there you will get some of the best view available, of LA. The architecture...More

Thank familyman402016
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Tawana B
26 March 2017|
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Response from Shaunx10 | Reviewed this property |
You could try, but an absence of water might spoil your fun. ;)
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Carol T
19 February 2017|
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Response from MesBeauxVoyages | Reviewed this property |
Take Sepuveda Blvd north from LAX Once you pass Sunset Blvd the Getty Center parking will be coming up on your left.
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Alex C
13 January 2017|
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Response from Diane D | Reviewed this property |
reservations for parking at the Getty Villa are necessary just not for the Getty Center
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