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  2. California
  3. Los Angeles
  4. Malibu

Los Angeles: Private Getty Villa Tour with Expert Guide

Product ID: 211365
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Take an in-depth, private tour of the Getty Villa 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
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 ocean views from an ancient Roman villa re-imagined in Malibu
  • See the Egyptian mummy, Greek vase paintings, and Roman imperial portraits
  • Explore with a professional art historian, artist, or educator during an in-depth private tour
Full description
On this 90-minute tour, join an enthusiastic scholar who enjoys sharing their knowledge with visitors of all levels of expertise. Upon arrival, your private guide will lead you through the celebrated art, architecture, and gardens of the Getty Villa. Discover collection highlights that include an Egyptian mummy, Greek vase paintings, and Roman imperial portraits.

Learn about oil-tycoon J. Paul Getty’s passion for art, which began as his private collection of antiquities and grew into an internationally renowned cultural site. In an increasingly virtual world, savor this authentic encounter with original works of art from the ancient Mediterranean 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

17985 Pacific Coast Hwy, Pacific Palisades, CA 90272, USA. After parking or drop off, proceed to the museum's entrance pavilion. Your private guide will be waiting for you near the security check-in table.

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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 in advance of your tour
• You will meet your private tour guide at the security check-in table in the entrance pavilion
• Please note the Getty Villa is not the Getty Center Museum
• 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 US$ 375 Per group up to 6

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Art Muse Los Angeles

Product ID: 211365