Wednesday, November 5, 2014

THE GETTY VILLA

On August 20th we visited The Getty Villa museum in the Pacific Palisades not to far from Adam & Tristen's home. We had made plans with them to go out to dinner to Fogo de Chao's in Beverly Hills to celebrate their engagement so before we did that we decided to spend the afternoon walking around the villa. 

It was fun and here are some of my favorite pictures from our day there. The big fountains were not running due to the water shortage in California. We also enjoyed a light lunch while we were there. 



Vines growing above the covered walkway.









 Heads.....
 This was very tiny.....
 Casket
 Casket






 Bird person
 A close up of the feet.....
 Adam and Tristen
 Some crazy patterned floors.....
 Love this! 
 We could see the ocean......
This was called Head of Old Man so I had
Mark stand next to it! 

No Wednesday Hodgepodge today!

14 comments:

Denise said...

Nice pictures.

Sandra said...

i love the rock walls and the sculptures are all fantastic. your photos are beautiful, so detailed and sharp. a place i would love to see for myself.. thanks for the visit

TexWisGirl said...

neat water gardens and sculptures. i love the arbor, too. nice place!

betty said...

I liked the picture of Mark and the head statue, Debby :)

Looked like an interesting place to walk around; I would have enjoyed everything there.

Sounded like an enjoyable time with Adam and Tristen too!

betty

Dee said...

I love all of your beautiful pictures. I haven't been to a museum in ages... :)

Love Of Quilts said...

What a nice place to visit. Very nice photos.

Terri D said...

Missing the Hodgepodge, but I enjoyed your post!

Lisa @ Two Bears Farm said...

That looks fun. I love the fountains!

Secret Agent Woman said...

I really like that little pond/fountain with the water lilies.

Alexis AKA MOM said...

What a beautiful place. Love all the photos!

Trish said...

What a wonderful place...Love the photo of Mark!

NanaNor's said...

Hi there, Loved seeing these photos, because even though we lived in California, we lived in opposite ends and this was a place I'd never been too.
Glad you enjoyed it!
Hugs,
Noreen

Chatty Crone said...

How beautiful everything is there Debby!

bj said...

Love all your photos and think the last one is my favorite. :)
xo

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