Located in the middle of West Los Angeles, the Getty Center is an absolute must for tourists and locals alike. Take a break from the bustle of the city and spend an afternoon at the Getty Center. The beautiful white stone buildings, perfectly manicured gardens, and breathtaking views of the city are sure to impress you.
Your visit begins with a tram ride up to the Getty Center. When you arrive make sure to grab a map, which you’ll need to navigate the many buildings and gardens. The museums include permanent and rotating collections of paintings, sculpture, photography, and more, including some very famous pieces by the likes of Van Gogh and Gauguin. Check out the event calendar for tours and presentations. Step outside and take in the view of Los Angeles below you! After you’ve explored the art, venture over to the gardens. The trademark circular hedges are surrounded by walking paths and over 500 types of trees and flowers.