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Norman Rockwell Museum

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Nice Exhibits but Small for the Price

This is a very small museum dedicated to the work of Norman Rockwell. The advertising billboards... read more

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Jerome B
Columbia, Maryland
Just incredible, a must see while in town!

We learned so much from the talks given on the artists. The museum was well set up and the grounds... read more

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Craig M
Charlestown, Rhode Island
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Founded in 1969, this museum has the world's largest and most significant collection of Rockwell drawings and paintings.
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9 Glendale Rd, Stockbridge, MA 01262-9703
+1 641-328-2765
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Reviewed today

This is a very small museum dedicated to the work of Norman Rockwell. The advertising billboards also mention Wyeth, leading one to expect works by Andrew Wyeth, but no, there are some works by an illustrator named NC Wyeth. The movie was excellent. Not sorry...More

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Reviewed today

We learned so much from the talks given on the artists. The museum was well set up and the grounds are beautiful.

Thank Craig M
Reviewed 2 days ago

I just loved this place - pure nostalgia, as I was aware of Rockwell's work and had a book many years ago which, as a Brit, illustrated what I believed to be American Life during the 1940s - 1960s.Vintage stuff. The Museum is easy to...More

Thank Kay M
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a great place to visit if you love rockwells art. many of his works are always on display plus you can go into his studio which is also on the grounds. the museum has special exhibits showing throughout the year. the museum is...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This museum has a nice selection of several artists work! We really were impressed with the quality of the work and the nice layout of the facility. We took a river walk while there and the scenery from the walk was lovely!

Thank Stephanie G
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Beautiful small towns. Picturesque as his paintings. Great museum docents as well as videos. Loved the four freedoms.

Reviewed 6 days ago

Like many people, I grew up seeing Norman Rockwell illustrations on magazine covers (Boy's Life in particular), on posters, etc. Being able to walk among the original pieces brought back a flood of memories. It is fascinating to see how the works evolved from photos...More

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is one of the best I have been to. If you like Norman Rockwell you will love this museum. One room has all the Post covers he illustrated. He also had many lovely paintings I didn't realize he had painted. There were also...More

Thank Laurie B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were so glad we stopped to tour this museum. When we went it was crowded due to tour buses, however we worked around the crowd and still enjoyed the museum. It is nice that they have Norman Rockwell's last studio a short walk from...More

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SusanF3127, Guest Relations Manager at Norman Rockwell Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

This time of year is our busiest and most popular time for many to come for a visit to the Norman Rockwell Museum! There are a lot of smiles and loads of energy as visitors enjoy not just Norman Rockwell's wonderful paintings, but also our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful museum and the artist's studio located on 36 acres in Stockbridge, MA. The museum is fantastic with a short film in the beginning of the tour in the basement surrounded by every issue of the Saturday Evening Post he painted. Upstairs are numerous rooms...More

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Patricia C
13 October 2018|
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Response from DonkeyWho | Reviewed this property |
I don't see why not, but give them a call if you think it may due to any US holiday.
Barbara G
22 August 2018|
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Response from Judy L | Reviewed this property |
We stopped on our way home, at the end of our trip. We allowed 90 min. We saw the entire museum and the movie downstairs. You can spend as much time as you would like there. If you want to take a tour, I would allow two... More
Paul A
1 August 2017|
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Response from Carolyn G | Property representative |
All the answers below offer good suggestions regarding the time needed at Norman Rockwell Museum. A suggested minimum for the galleries is an hour and a half. However, from May through October Norman Rockwell's actual... More