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"If you have to see a museum, this is the one!" Top 5 Page for this destination Getty Center Tip by GracesTrips

Getty Center, Los Angeles: 69 reviews and 119 photos

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The Getty Center is probably the Gem of all Museums in Southern California. The Getty Villa in Pacific Palisades I enjoyed even more. You don't have to spend the entire day at the Getty. Do plan to eat at the very nice restaurant at the Getty. The food is really wonderful. There is a casual cafe you can buy food and you can picnic there. But, I would definitely consider eating at the restaurant instead. Parking is easy now and a tram takes you up to the museum. The exhibits are spaced out in several buildings and make sure to walk through the garden area. On a clear day, you can see the ocean and even Catalina. The Getty is free but you have to pay for parking.
Tues.–Thur. & Sun.
Fri. & Sat.
Closed Mondays & on Jan. 1, Jul. 4, Thanksgiving & Dec. 25.
Also, check out the Getty Villa in Pacific Palisades! Absolutely wonderful!

Address: 1200 Getty Center Drive, LA, CA 90049
Directions: Exit the 405 onto Getty Center Drive. Follow the signs.
Phone: (310) 440-7300

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Sep 20, 2015
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