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Getty Center Publications, Los Angeles
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Explore the impressive collection of pre-20th-century European art that fills the rooms of Getty Center Publications. Nestled in the hills overlooking Los Angeles, the six-building complex, notable for its new-age architecture and expanse of landscaped gardens, features exhibits of 19th- and 20th-century photographs, sculptures, and paintings. Take your time wandering through the museum’s sculpture garden, or have your picture taken with Van Gogh’s "Irises." Pack a picnic to have in the gardens while taking in a panoramic view of the city. While admission to the center is free, you must pay to park a car. Use our Los Angeles itinerary maker to arrange your visit to Getty Center Publications and other attractions in Los Angeles.
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  • Plan to spend the better part of a day and be sure to get there early. We highly recommend the docent led architecture & garden tours; our docents were knowledgeable, friendly and had a sense of humor...  more »
  • From the Getty Center, located on a mountain, you have beautiful views across LA access to museums and a beautiful park and architectural landscape, partly free.
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  • Even if you don't like art this still a great place to visit. A short monorail trip to the top of the reveals beautiful white stone building. Many gardens to stroll through. Many different art areas w...  more »