The Getty Villa Museum Complex sits on a hill in beautiful and world famous Malibu City, California overlooking the Pacific ocean.One of two locations of the J. Paul Getty Museum, the Getty Villa is an educational center and museum dedicated to the study of the arts and cultures of ancient Greece and Rome.There are some truly amazing pieces to behold including Roman mosaics, Greek pottery, a mummy and mummy face art. Visitors can observe 44,000 antiques dating as far back as 6,500 BCE. J. Paul Getty modeled the Malibu Villa after the Villa of the Papyri in Herculaneum near Pompeii.The views are breathtaking.The craftsmanship that went into every element of the entire property is splendid. Intricately designed and built on the Santa Monica hills the museum is visually stunning from every perspective.
17985 Pacific Coast Highway
Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles