The Getty Museum Los Angeles, CA is high on a hill, with the most amazing gardens along with art.  It is free, but you have to pay to park.  Make sure you have a few hours.  The gardens should be seen.

The Getty Museum Los Angeles, CA is high on a hill, with the most amazing gardens along with art. It is free, but you have to pay to park. Make sure you have a few hours. The gardens should be seen.

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

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

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The Getty Museum. I haven't been here yet! I think going to a museum together and talking about art stuff would be really neat!

The Getty Museum. I haven't been here yet! I think going to a museum together and talking about art stuff would be really neat!

Saint Anne Teaching the Virgin to Read, from a book of hours, about 1430-40, France  or England, Master of Sir John Fastolf [Credit: The J. Paul Getty Museum] Read more at https://archaeologynewsnetwork.blogspot.com/2017/06/illuminating-women-in-medieval-world-at.html#DSoAztKJevDvTlTX.99

Saint Anne Teaching the Virgin to Read, from a book of hours, about 1430-40, France or England, Master of Sir John Fastolf [Credit: The J. Paul Getty Museum] Read more at https://archaeologynewsnetwork.blogspot.com/2017/06/illuminating-women-in-medieval-world-at.html#DSoAztKJevDvTlTX.99

J Getty Museum Hours Los Angeles | Best Part of Getty Museum LA California

J Getty Museum Hours Los Angeles | Best Part of Getty Museum LA California

Gualenghi-d'Este Hours   Initial D: The Cross  	      Taddeo Crivelli  Italian, Ferrara, about 1469  Tempera colors, gold paint, and gold leaf on parchment  4 1/4 x 3 1/8 in.  MS. LUDWIG IX 13, FOL. 102V

Gualenghi-d'Este Hours Initial D: The Cross Taddeo Crivelli Italian, Ferrara, about 1469 Tempera colors, gold paint, and gold leaf on parchment 4 1/4 x 3 1/8 in. MS. LUDWIG IX 13, FOL. 102V

Simon de Varie book of Hours, 1455 France  this painted page has been the inspiration of many artists over centuries

Simon de Varie book of Hours, 1455 France this painted page has been the inspiration of many artists over centuries

The Getty Center, Los Angeles   This is the most amazing structure.  It sits upon a hill with 360 degree views of LA and the surrounding area.  Each time you climb a staircase (there are many) you come upon another unexpected view.  The complex far outweighed the artwork that it contained.  A must see.

The Getty Center, Los Angeles This is the most amazing structure. It sits upon a hill with 360 degree views of LA and the surrounding area. Each time you climb a staircase (there are many) you come upon another unexpected view. The complex far outweighed the artwork that it contained. A must see.

The Hours of Simon de Varie (Getty Museum Monographs on Illuminated Manuscripts)

The Hours of Simon de Varie (Getty Museum Monographs on Illuminated Manuscripts)

Illuminated Manuscript

Gualenghi-d'Este Hours 	  The Annunciation   	      Taddeo Crivelli  Italian, Ferrara, about 1469  Tempera colors, gold leaf, gold paint, and ink on parchment    4 1/4 x 3 1/8 in.  MS. LUDWIG IX 13, FOL. 3V

Gualenghi-d'Este Hours The Annunciation Taddeo Crivelli Italian, Ferrara, about 1469 Tempera colors, gold leaf, gold paint, and ink on parchment 4 1/4 x 3 1/8 in. MS. LUDWIG IX 13, FOL. 3V

HAMBURG, GERMANY - JULY 05:  Performance artists covered in clay to look like zombies walk trance-like through the city center during a preliminary performance on July 5, 2017 in Hamburg, Germany. In a two-hour show hundreds of actors took part in a creative public appeal for more humanity and self-responsibility ahead of the upcoming G20 summit. The G20 economic summit takes place in Hamburg July 7-8.  (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

HAMBURG, GERMANY - JULY 05: Performance artists covered in clay to look like zombies walk trance-like through the city center during a preliminary performance on July 5, 2017 in Hamburg, Germany. In a two-hour show hundreds of actors took part in a creative public appeal for more humanity and self-responsibility ahead of the upcoming G20 summit. The G20 economic summit takes place in Hamburg July 7-8. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Gualenghi-d'Este Hours  Mary Magdalene Borne Aloft  	      Taddeo Crivelli  Italian, Ferrara, about 1469  Tempera colors, gold paint, gold leaf, and ink on parchment    4 1/4 x 3 1/8 in.  MS. LUDWIG IX 13, FOL. 190V

Gualenghi-d'Este Hours Mary Magdalene Borne Aloft Taddeo Crivelli Italian, Ferrara, about 1469 Tempera colors, gold paint, gold leaf, and ink on parchment 4 1/4 x 3 1/8 in. MS. LUDWIG IX 13, FOL. 190V

The light and sound installation Five Minutes of Pure Sculpture by British artist Anthony McCall Visitors at the Hamburger Bahnhof Museum

24 hours in pictures

The light and sound installation Five Minutes of Pure Sculpture by British artist Anthony McCall Visitors at the Hamburger Bahnhof Museum

"Miniature from the Emerson-White Hours," Master of the Houghton Miniatures, late 1470s - about 1480.

"Miniature from the Emerson-White Hours," Master of the Houghton Miniatures, late 1470s - about 1480.

Initial D: The Virgin and Child (Getty Museum).     Masters of Dirc van Delf   Dutch, Utrecht, about 1405 - 1410   Gold leaf and tempera colors on parchment   6 1/2 x 4 5/8 in.   MS. 40, FOL. 14

Initial D: The Virgin and Child (Getty Museum). Masters of Dirc van Delf Dutch, Utrecht, about 1405 - 1410 Gold leaf and tempera colors on parchment 6 1/2 x 4 5/8 in. MS. 40, FOL. 14

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