What to expect

If you're in need of an art and culture fix while you're at home, why not do the Getty Museum virtual tour? With just a few clicks you can make your way to Los Angeles and take a virtual tour of some of the rooms with your kids. Explore the wonders of the brilliant J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center from the comfort of your own home!

Available through Google Arts & Culture, this virtual tour is the perfect way to let kids explore the art world. The awesome museum features works of art dating from the eighth through the twenty-first century.  Explore the breathtaking collection, which includes European paintings, drawings, sculpture, illuminated manuscripts, decorative arts, and European, Asian and American photographs. Little artists will delight in the Eighteenth-Century Pastel Portraits and Artists on the Move exhibit. Plus, there is a wonderful Japanese-American Photographs exhibit from the 1920s-1940s, which has been recently acquired by the museum. Feast your eyes on the Drink, and Be Merry exhibit, which focuses on food in the Middle Ages and Renaissance, marvel at the huge Renaissance collection and check out some of the USA's earliest photographs.

With the option to visit museums all around the world, virtual tours have never been so in demand! If you're looking for a day out with a difference, the Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, is well worth it. Discover the wonders of the world with more free virtual art gallery tours.

What you’ll need

  • A love of art!
  • Make sure you have a good WiFi connection for the best user experience.

What you’ll do

  • Visit the museum anytime through Google Arts & Culture.
  • Curious kids and adults will love browsing the amazing exhibits. Feast your eyes on the Eat, Drink, and Be Merry exhibit and check out the huge Renaissance collection and check out some of the USA's earliest photographs.
  • F or more virtual tours, why not experience the wonders of the Harry Potter: A History of Magic Exhibition from home.

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