Search by beach, city or zipcode

The Getty Center Museum

The Getty Center Museum The Getty Center Museum The Getty Center Museum The Getty Center Museum
The Getty Center Museum The Getty Center Museum The Getty Center Museum The Getty Center Museum

Los Angeles Things To Do

The Getty Center Museum in Los Angeles, California

The Getty Center, named for J. Paul Getty, sits high on a hill at the edge of the Santa Monica Mountains with incredible views of Los Angeles. This large site contains a museum, a research institute, and a beautiful garden. The buildings are of a modern design that incorporates natural light and creates unique outdoor spaces. Art is the focus of the museum which offers a permanent collection and rotating exhibitions. Outside the museum there are outdoor art pieces and sculptures to photograph. There is a full service elegant restaurant with a healthy menu. A gift shop completes your visit to the Getty Center. Admission to the public is always free. There is a fee for parking which includes a tram ride from the parking lot to the Center.



N Sepulveda Blvd & Getty Center Dr
Los Angeles, CA 90049
(310) 440-7300

Nearby Beaches

  • Sorrento Beach Santa Monica bryce sept16 (4)

    Sorrento Beach

    3.9 miles away, SSW

    Sorrento Beach is the northernmost beach in Santa Monica State Beach. The parking lot is located on Pacific Coast Highway at Montana Ave if the street continued all the way […]

    See details

  • IMG_3945 (Large)

    Will Rogers State Beach

    4.1 miles away, SW

    Will Rogers State Beach is a state park operated by Los Angeles County that occupies the entire waterfront of the Pacific Palisades District of Los Angeles. The southern section of […]

    See details

  • SANTA MONICA, CALIFORNIA - JULY 1: A crowd of beachgoers on July 1, 2012 in Santa Monica, California. The city has 3.5 miles of beach locations and averages 340 days of sunshine every year.

    Santa Monica State Beach – North Beach

    4.2 miles away, SSW

    The north part of Santa Monica State Beach is a wide sandy beach that runs north from the Santa Monica Pier to the city border where Will Rogers State Beach […]

    See details

  • Santa Monica Beach Front

    Santa Monica State Beach – South Beach

    4.7 miles away, S

    The south part of Santa Monica State Beach is located south of the Santa Monica Pier and north of Venice Beach. On the other side of the pier you’ll find […]

    See details

  • IMG_3961

    Sunset Point Beach

    4.9 miles away, WSW

    Sunset Point Beach, aka Sunset Beach, is located in the Pacific Palisades district of Los Angeles and is the northernmost beach in Will Rogers State Beach. This narrow beach north […]

    See details