The Getty - Located At The intersection of art and philanthropy
In a world where art seems as transient as the next fad, one place redefines the idea of art and architecture in a contemporary world. That place is The Getty. Here an eclectic collection of permanent and changing exhibitions and outdoor art reaches across European and American history - from medieval times to the present. Enjoy paintings, sculpture, decorative arts, photographs, manuscripts, drawings and outdoor sculptures, and an outdoor garden and restaurant with stunning views of the Santa Monica mountains. A visit will challenges your senses and entices your imagination.
Admission is always free.
Tuesday - Thursday, 10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Friday & Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Sunday, 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
The parking lot opens at 9:30 a.m. daily.
Family Art Stops
Films Outdoors Series
Friday Flights Musical Performances
Art & Educational Courses
Lectures & Discussions
Special Interactive Exhibitions
Do I have to bring my stroller or wheelchair to The Getty Museum?
Take the hassle out of your visit to The Getty. Standard strollers and wheelchairs are available without charge on a first-come, first-served basis in the entrance. Please note that child-carrying backpacks are not allowed in the galleries.
Where can I eat when I visit The Getty Museum?
Casual and seasonal Mediterranean-inspired fare created with fresh, local and organic ingredients is available at the Cafe at the Getty Villa. Here you will find indoor and outdoor seating along with soft drinks, wine and beer. You can also grab a quick snack at the Coffee Kiosk near the Cafe entrance. There you will find coffee, hot tea, espresso drinks, cold beverages and delicious home-made soup, hot and cold sandwiches, salads and delicious desserts. You can also bring your own lunch and enjoy a picnic in the Villa's public seating areas.