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Norman Rockwell Museum

9 Glendale Rd, Stockbridge, MA 01262-9703
+1 413-298-4100
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Honoring America's Past through Illustration

We spent about two hours here on a Monday morning. Not sure if today's crowd was an indicator of... read more

Reviewed yesterday
tjwilson
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Gold Beach, Oregon
A Wonderful Experience

Highly informative overview of the great illustrator's career. Obviously you know what to expect... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
straker19802018
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Providence, 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.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“his life” (137 reviews)
“magazine covers” (97 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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9 Glendale Rd, Stockbridge, MA 01262-9703
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+1 413-298-4100
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Reviewed yesterday

We spent about two hours here on a Monday morning. Not sure if today's crowd was an indicator of summer visitations as we were at the door at opening (10:00) and by 11:00 the main gallery was full of visitors. Don't forget to go downstairs...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Highly informative overview of the great illustrator's career. Obviously you know what to expect but seeing many of the most famous paintings up close gives you an increased appreciation of the man's talent.

Thank straker19802018
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful grounds with accessible paths and buildings, excellent giftshop, cafe and museum. Send postcards home right from the giftshop.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

If you like Americana and illustration art this is a must visit museum. The film shown on the lower level is comprehensive and enjoyable. Other artists are featured, but primarily the art is Norman Rockwell. The museum is nicely laid out, clean and airy. We...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

If you have time take a quick walk over to his studio, which is open for viewing. The views are beautiful from that location. Museum is spacious - well laid out. Don't miss the video in the lower level that discusses Rockwell's life.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must see if you are visiting western Massachusetts. I absolutely loved the museum. It didn’t cost too much to get in and we had a fantastic time looking at his paintings and walking through the museum. If you like art..you won’t want...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved Norman Rockwell's "Four Freedoms." His studio observation was inspiring in seeing the essence of his moral ethics.

Thank Mike A
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent a Sunday afternoon visiting this wonderful museum of Norman Rockwell's work. You probably have to like his work to enjoy this place, but we do and found it ery enjoyable. A large number of his paintings are on display along with a brief explanation...More

Thank Richard D
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 3 hours going thru the museum looking @ not only Norman Rockwell's illustrations ( Saturday Evening Posts covers ), larger ones of his, but paintings by Wyeth, & other artists. It was educational interesting & informative. We also toured his studio. They had...More

Thank 568marvinl
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been to this museum a number of times and always enjoy our visits. We've seen the permanent exhibit of Rockwell's work, so we usually come when they have special exhibits of interest. This time it was an exhibit of Maxfield Parrish, NC Wyeth, and...More

Thank cbs651
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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
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Hello, We're so glad you are planning a trip the the Berkshires. You can stay at a quaint B&B or at a larger property, there are many options! Please go to the 1Berkshire website, for lodging information. So much to see... More
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Norman Rockwell Museum is open 7 days a week from 10-5 between May 1st through November 1st. From November 2nd through April 30th we are open Monday - Friday 10-4 and Saturday/Sunday 10-5. We are closed only on... More
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