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The Getty Villa

The Getty Villa. Not to be mistaken for the Getty Center (which I did). Just as with the Getty Center, the building outstrips the artwork within.

See the marvels of the Getty Museum or Getty Center Los Angeles with kids. It's also Free!  | California with kids |

The Marvels of the Getty Center Los Angeles

Nicolaes Eliaszoon Pickenoy Detail of Portrait of a Young Woman, 1632, oil on panel, The J. Paul Getty Museum, California.

Portrait de femme âgée de 34 ans (Portrait of a Woman Aged 34 Years) by Nicolaes Eliaszoon Pickenoy, detail, 1634 - Carefully selected by GORGONIA www.

I visited the J. Paul Getty Villa in Malibu, California in the late '80s as a teenager and experienced my first "moved by an amazing piece of art" moment while viewing Vincent van Gogh's "Irises."  Something I will never forget.

The Getty Villa in Malibu is an educational center and museum dedicated to the study of the arts and cultures of ancient Greece, Rome, and Etruria. And free admission!

The J.Paul Getty Museum, Getty Center, Los Angeles, CA Free entry, $15 Parking. Getty Center Cafe outside has great views.

Go here but don't eat in the cafe - not the one!Paul Getty Museum, Getty Center, Los Angeles, CA Free entry. Getty Center Cafe outside has great views.

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Getty Center - Los Angeles, CA A Billion Dollar Facility in the Hills of Brentwood, California. Admission is free, and visitors can view the countless, priceless works of arts 6 days a week - Closed Photo by Richard Meier

From breathtaking Big Sur to the beautiful Getty Museum, California is simply incredible.

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