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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” (308 reviews)
“garden tour” (157 reviews)
“van gogh” (186 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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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"art collection"
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"garden tour"
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"van gogh"
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"gardens are beautiful"
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"richard meier"
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"parking fee"
in 308 reviews
"great art"
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"museum is free"
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"art lovers"
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"tram ride"
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"worth the trip"
in 148 reviews
"la area"
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Reviewed yesterday

I am so glad my daughter drove to the Getty. L A traffic is a nightmare. but we got there promptly at 10 am just in time for the opening. Parking is $15 and no reservations just get there early. Beautiful ground/garden architecture., the rooms...More

Thank gallaghera416
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This very large museum of art .. The collection of Paul Getty amazed us. Displayed very awesome.. in several decorated large room.. The access with shuttle train make the vistitor very comfortable. Completed by restaurant, coffee shop, museum shop..,

Thank Su Wen L
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Reviewed yesterday

Great place for family and friends, exceptional exhibits and art work from across the globe. It is an experience..

Thank rohit s
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Getty Ceter is a must see. If you like the art, you will enjoy their impressive art collection. If you like the architecture, you will like the architectural achievment of the center and its inteligent and beautiful conception. If you simply like the beauty...More

Thank Bogdan2005
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Absolutely fantastic! Everything from the tram ride up, to the grounds, to the exhibits themselves was wonderful. Just one day does not do it justice. This is a must-see when visiting the area.

Thank Dee D
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Added this to the end of our trip and so glad that we did. Got there at opening and easily could have done a second day. Loved the Garden and the art. The buildings and grounds are very captivating with views of the city. So...More

Thank John L
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The collection is not great, but the location is. Parking is expensive, and tight, even in a compact rental car. A free cable car takes you from the parking garage to the museum. Situated on a hill overlooking the LA the location is fairly spectacular,...More

Thank Arthur R
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Do not miss this marvel. Van Gogh, Monet and other giants' painting are amazing. One of the richest and lavish museums. Thank you Getty.

Thank Sam B
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What a fabulous place. The art, the architecture, the gardens, the view. Fantastic. And free. What a gift.

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We took a leisurely stroll through the “Beyond the Nile” exhibit. Taking our time to read all of the information included with each artifact. We had a bite to eat and finished our quick visit with a walk in the “Central Garden.” Everything around this...More

Thank Homecoming80
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Gabby92399
14 June 2018|
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Response from springpa | Reviewed this property |
A minimum of 2-3 hours.
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jackson125
25 March 2018|
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Response from ericucho n | Reviewed this property |
there is no entrance fee. Parking is $15.00 after 3:00pm is $10
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Nikki S
11 March 2018|
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Response from randylee223 | Reviewed this property |
Everything is pretty cool. It's a matter of taste and preferences. As others have recommended, check the website. I highly recommend viewing the orientation video when you get here. The audio guide is quite good, and free... More
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