J. Paul Getty Museum/Getty Center

J. Paul Getty Museum/Getty Center

The six-building Getty Center, designed by renowned American Architect Richard Meier, features the new Getty Museum and multiple research centers. In addition, there are extensive formal gardens set amidst 600 surrounding acres of land. You can explore art treasures from around the world such as permanent collections of Greek and Roman antiquities, European paintings, drawings and sculpture, and decorative arts. The Getty building is as famous as its collection, which includes Van Gogh’s masterpiece Irises. (Getty tours are very limited and will need to be requested as early as possible. Individual space may be an option.) This is a 6 hour tour.