J Paul Getty Museum

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Details
1200 Getty Center Dr
Los Angeles, CA 90049
(310) 440-7300
Art Museum
Hours
Tue–Fri, Sun: 10:00 AM–5:30 PM Sat: 10:00 AM–9:00 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • The Getty Center is the worlds most comprehensive arts, conservation and education institution
  • The museum is free after 5pm on Saturdays. Stroll between galleries or through the gardens for spectacular sunset views. Take advantage of the free wi-fi as you walk through the galleries. #vday
  • There are plenty of reasons to visit the Getty's shining fortress on the hill: the garden, the views, live music, the restaurant. Less well known is its fantastic photography collection!~Lisa Horowitz
  • World-class art on display with no entrance fee to the museum. Have your smartphone ready and take photos of the breathtaking view over Los Angeles!
  • An excellent romantic place to bring a date on a Saturday night, they are open till 9 pm and there are ample places to watch the sunset from.
  • Come for the art. Come for the architecture. Come for the gardens. Come for the food. Just come here.
  • In the Santa Monica Mountains, the Getty Center has a collection of European art and views of the Los Angeles basin.
  • Some of the most beautiful, stunning grounds youll ever see, not to mention architecture, thanks to Richard Meier.
  • this is a great place to go when you have a craving for some free culture and art. Just pay for parking and take the tram up for amazing views and ancient artifacts!
  • The architecture tour was fun, amazing, and completely interesting! I learned so many cool facts!
  • The museum is free EVERY DAY. You only pay for parking. Take a bus, and the entire day at the Getty is free.
  • 405 Freeway Suck
  • Come on a day when it's not crowded or the entire museum will smell like armpit. Wish I was exaggerating.
  • The best museum I have ever been to, and I've been to a lot of museums. It has great views from up above, the gardens are beautiful, the building is crazy, and the art collection is fantastic.
  • During the winter months you can see the most magnificent sunsets at closing time
  • Especially in the summer the epic views at the Getty shouldn't be missed! Check the Saturdays off the 405 schedule for live performances!
  • If you ever have the chance, visit on a 1st and 3rd Sunday for the Drawing Hour.
  • Visit the outdoor garden at the Getty Center.
  • Come for the scenic views, Richard Meier architecture, and sculpture garden. The art collection is mediocre, but admission is free.
  • Don't miss the Villa in Malibu... The entrance is always free, advanced timed-entry ticket required at http://www.getty.edu/visit/