The Getty Villa: A Lesson in Opulence

Finding Sally

IMG_7527.JPG Extraordinary photo ops surround you at every turn.

The Getty Villa…what a gorgeous structure and how lucky are we that the J. Paul Getty foundation allows us to visit and take in all the beauty it has to offer?? I love that both Getty locations, The Getty Villa in Pacific Palisades near Malibu and The Getty Center right off the 405 near Westwood, are free to the public with paid parking. This allows for everyone to have the opportunity to experience the sheer vastness, opulence and artistic/architectural genius that comprise these two museums.

IMG_7431.JPG The Getty Villa is a tremendous display of architecture and art.

With free educational tours on architecture, gardens, art and more, as well as events and lecture series, you could return time after time and always leave having learned something new and fascinating. Opened to the public in 1974 and closing from 1997 until 2006 for renovation, the…

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