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Getty Villa Malibu – The “Other” Getty Museum in LA

Getty Villa Malibu - View of Inner Peristyle Garden and Bronze Sculptures

Getty Villa Malibu – Inner Peristyle Garden, Fountain and Bronze Sculptures – © LoveToEatAndTravel.com

During a recent weekend trip to Los Angeles, we enjoyed a fun one-day getaway in Malibu. Famous for its stunning beaches, surfing and celebrities, the area is also home to the beautiful Roman-inspired Getty Villa (the “other” Getty museum in L.A.) This one is dedicated to the arts and cultures of ancient Greece, Rome, and Etruria (the other Getty venue, located near downtown L.A. is more modern and houses European works of art). Both attractions are well worth the visit and make a fun day out. Continue reading