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  3. Los Angeles
  4. Getty Center

Los Angeles: Private Getty Museum Tour with Expert Guide

Product ID: 210285
Take an in-depth, private tour of the Getty Center with a professional guide. Gain an appreciation for the art, architecture, and gardens at this iconic cultural destination.
About this activity
Duration: 90 minutes - 1 day
Starting times 10:00 AM, 1:00 PM
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, French, Spanish, Italian
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

Select participants, date and language:



  • Marvel at panoramic views of the city while discovering Richard Meier's architectural masterpiece
  • See French and Italian paintings, Modern photography, and sculpture
  • Explore the museum with a professional art historian, artist, or educator
Full description
On this private 90-minute tour, join an enthusiastic scholar who enjoys sharing their knowledge with visitors of all levels of expertise. Ascend to the hilltop museum by way of a tram, appreciating sweeping views as you climb.

Upon arrival, your private guide will lead you through the celebrated art, architecture, and gardens of the Getty Center. Learn about oil-tycoon J. Paul Getty's passion for art, which began as his private collection and grew into an internationally renowned cultural site.

Explore paintings by van Gogh and Rembrandt, sculpture by Gianlorenzo Bernini, and works by modern photographic masters. In an increasingly virtual world, savor this authentic encounter with original works of art in a magnificent architectural setting.
  • 90-minute private tour, exploring the museum with your own guide
  • Tour available in English, French, Spanish and Italian, depending on option booked
What’s Not Included
  • Transportation to the museum
  • Food and drinks

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

1200 Getty Center Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90049, USA. After parking or drop-off at the museum, please proceed to the tram departure area. Your private guide will meet you near the security check-in table and you will together take the tram ride up to the museum.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• Parking and security checkpoints take time after arriving on site; please plan to arrive well in advance of your tour
• Meet your private tour guide at the security check-in table, just before boarding the tram
• If you booked the English tour from Monday through Friday, the time you selected is your confirmed tour start time
• If you booked any of the foreign language options or the English tour on the weekend, please note that these are not confirmed until confirmed by the operator; please call the tour operator at least 24 hours prior to your tour to confirm an exact tour time

From £313.60 Per group up to 6

Customer reviews
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Nancy was amazing! Her knowledge of the museum, history, and the antiquities was amazing. The fact that Nancy was able to capture and hold the attention of 14 19-21 year olds by itself was beyond impressive. Thank you for an amazing tour and for going beyond and above for our group.

September 14, 2019

Very good and professional Sarah was very informative and very punctual

September 9, 2019

Thank you so much, Billie was awesome in every way. We highly recommend her to anyone. What we were able to see we will never forget because of the explanations from Billie. Very informative , just the BEST.

September 8, 2019

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Art Muse Los Angeles

Product ID: 210285