The immaculate gardens at the Getty demonstrate artistic expression at its best! Take the free garden tour to hear the history and see all the intricate details of garden design you might not notice on your own...the size, shape, colors, types of plants, everything is intentional. After the garden tour, roam around on your own, visit the art galleries or cafe, or sprawl out on the lawn to enjoy the friendly California sunshine!
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Art among Art on a Hill in LA
The beauty of this museum’s grounds’ is nearly as stunning as the works of art it houses behind its walls. Perched atop LA, the Getty offers serene views of this sprawling city. Enjoy a walk through its gardens, a sandwich in it’s open-air cafe, or a stroll through its adjoining buildings housing resident and visiting works of art. The design and simplicity of the Getty is just enough that it doesn’t take away from the real works of art, but magnificent itself, peaceful and serene.
The Getty Center is a must-see is you are visiting LA. The museum houses works of art of outstanding quality and historical importance. Furthermore, The Central Garden at the Getty is an intriguing evolving work of art including gardens and fountains that you can experience during your visit to the museum.