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J. Paul Getty Center

J. Paul Getty Center J. Paul Getty Center Photo by prayitno via Flickr

If you are fond of getting into historical sites and want to take a look at the past works of famous artists, then you should not miss visiting J. Paul Getty Center that is located in Los Angeles. The museum is considered as one of the most popular ones due to its impressive architectural structure.

It is the home to pre 20th-century European drawings, paintings, sculptures, decorative arts as well as illuminated manuscripts that are visited by millions of visitors on a yearly basis. Once you visit the place, you will also see different photographs made by European and Americans during the 19th and 20th centuries.

If you are already getting excited to discover different works of art, then wait till you see the GRI or Getty Research Institute inside the building that provides knowledge and a more advanced understanding when it comes to visual arts. It also homes the GCI or the Getty Conservation Institute that like GRI, is also a program of the J. Paul Getty Trust. This is where scientific studies are done to conserve different works of art and architectural structures that can be included in the national heritage.

By visiting J. Paul Getty Center, you will not only visit a typical museum. It will also provide you a place where you can learn more about the importance of preserving art works and how to appreciate them.

So, what else are you waiting for? If you want to have a memorable tour, visit J. Paul Getty Center now!


Tue- Fri & Sun: 10:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Closed Mondays
Address/Map:    1200 Getty Center Drive Los Angeles, California 90049
Phone: (310) 440-7300
Website: J. Paul Getty Center
Admission: Free, no tickets are required for general admission. Parking is $15.