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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.
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  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1200 Getty Center Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90049-1657
+1 310-440-7300
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Reviewed yesterday

A visit to the Getty Center on a hot and sunny day in the summertime can be an exhausting experience, but it is most certainly worth it. There are many galleries where one can sit and contemplate the wonderful works of art or just watch...More

Thank Cliff N
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place is so fantastic, beautiful and first class art, wonderful architecture, nice views over LA, an oasis in hectic LA. Even if you don't like art this place is top. We really enjoyed! And the good thing, it's free (besides parking, $10-15)!! If I...More

Thank deeBartman
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This museum is very big, very modern and has very intresting peaces of art. We spend there whole day, and still haven't seen everything. Park is awesome. Everywhere is lifts, if you are too tired to take stairs. Guards are everywhere, but they are polite...More

Thank Mantas G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I could spend hours on this respite of beauty. Collection is not vast but well curated and presented in a beautiful compound. Love the tram up the hilltop and the views are spectacular.

Thank Kelly K
Reviewed 2 days ago

A stunning hilltop location for this wonderful free museum. The building itself is a work of art and the landscaped gardens filled with sculptures, a delight. Car parking is 15$ which is good value. The little tram service to the centre is very welcome as...More

2  Thank Jan H
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is truly one of the great art museums. The collection is extensive and the special exhibitions add a lot (Hockney and Italian "view" art while we were there. The museum is an excellent design, with good viewer flow. The views of LA from the...More

2  Thank BoVan V
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Carpark and the tram to up to the Getty Center opens at 930am, carpark cost $15 and that's all you pay. The center opens at 10am, but your free to wander the gardens before. If you arrive at 12pm you'll be queuing for everything, carpark,...More

1  Thank backpacktheworld1980
Reviewed 5 days ago

If you are looking to visit a museum/gallery which gives you the feel good factor throughout, this is it. Not one of those large galleries which takes days and days to file through, this is compact but more than enough to stroll around for the...More

Thank tjw1310
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Fantastic experience in a place where harmony is the leitmotiv. The museum is exceptional, not a wide, dispersive one. Every masterpiece was properly located and you can easily follow the itineraries suggested by the guide. But what is really unique is the location and the...More

1  Thank prindotto
Reviewed 6 days ago

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

1  Thank Andrea G
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23 July 2017|
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Response from RCSColumbus | Reviewed this property |
Yes absolutely, from the garage to the tram to the museum complex itself, this facility is very accommodating. And there are staff everywhere who can direct you to elevators and ramps.
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. ;)
Carol T
18 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.