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The Getty Villa

17985 Pacific Coast Hwy, Pacific Palisades, Malibu, CA 90265-5708
+1 310-440-7300
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Special Holiday Hours: Sunday, December 25, 2016 - Getty Villa will be closed Tuesday, December 27, 2016 - Getty Villa will be open from 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Sunday, January 1, 2017 - Getty Villa will be closed Tuesday, January 3, 2017 - Getty Villa will be open from 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM This museum is dedicated to the art of the ancient Greeks, Romans and other classic civilizations.
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  • Average3%
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17985 Pacific Coast Hwy, Pacific Palisades, Malibu, CA 90265-5708
+1 310-440-7300
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a wonderful place to visit, the staff and the docents all do a great job at telling the Getty Story just as he would have wanted it to be told. We took three tours and each was excellent & well worth it if...More

1  Thank drastler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were glad we took the time to visit the Getty Villa. It's beautiful and amazing. I don't know if I would take my grandchildren, but my husband and I thoroughly enjoyed the many displays and especially the gardens.

Thank JeannieJacobson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Getty Villa is one of my must do’s in LA. Whether to see the exhibit or listen to a lecture or just stroll in the amazing gardens. That said I don’t recommend going until renovations are done. When I was there 11/17 all the...More

Thank sjkalish
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my second visit to the villa while I was on a tour. It had been overhauled since I first saw it about 20 years ago. Sadly, this time around, we could only see about half of the art exhibits because the galleries are...More

Thank KVTraveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Getty Villa is a transformative experience that will take you back 2000 yrs to ancient Herculaneum (modern day Ercolano) with breathtaking architecture copied from the Villa dei Papyri buried by Mt Vesuvius in 79 AD. Save yourself a trip to Italy and visit it...More

Thank loveairplanenoise
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Another great surprise in LA peace of treasure in Malibu for free part of Getty experience is a must! Parking can be for Getty center and villa if you have a full day visit both grate arquitecture and gardens volunteer elders lovelly plus kindnes and...More

Thank AmandaMartz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The fact that this entire set of buildings was intended as a copy of a villa in Hercanuleum, which was covered after Pompeii, only makes it more interesting. Getty and his builder did an amazing job of recreating the spaces. And, oh the wall paintings....More

Thank sewkap
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful collection in a recreated Roman Villa . Must do the tours the get all the insight to make this a superb visit

Thank jmm2355
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The villa is worth a visit to see the grounds and attend the architecture and garden tours. Cafe food is so-so.

Thank tanya p
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

You'll have to navigate the weird parking situation, but you will see some amazing artworks from the ancient world. Beautiful location and views.

Thank Kenpasadena
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Response from 3Eagles | Reviewed this property |
they will accept eitherone
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29 April 2017|
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Response from Kevin S | Reviewed this property |
Everything can be done on line for your Getty visit.
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29 April 2017|
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Response from Carol M | Reviewed this property |
We registered online and just indicated how many in our party. They sent an eticket to my phone for each person in our group. The fee is a parking fee so you do not actually pay per person.