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The Rockwell Museum

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The Rockwell Museum

I had been wanting to hit this museum up for awhile, as I had heard it was a Smithsonian Affiliate... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
youthgoes
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Lewisburg, Pennsylvania
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Not a huge museum but cool stuff

It won't take long to go through the whole thing but they do have some really cool artwork... read more

Reviewed November 4, 2018
kerichmelik
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Austin, Texas
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Art about the american experience -- the people, land and ideas that shape America through the eyes of American artists. Connect and reflect on the story of America through the eyes of American artists. The diverse collection of original American...more
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111 Cedar St, Corning, NY 14830-2632
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

I had been wanting to hit this museum up for awhile, as I had heard it was a Smithsonian Affiliate, which it is. What we got was 3 full floors of galleries showcasing American art. The top floor has work by famous painters and sculptors...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 4, 2018

It won't take long to go through the whole thing but they do have some really cool artwork, especially Native American art of the area. I really enjoyed it.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed October 29, 2018

Until I went here I really didn't pay much attention to or understand American Art compared to the art that has its basis from the European masters. This was very educational. This is not really for children, they will become bored quickly.This is a great...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

Took the shuttle over and back from the glass museum. Runs every 15 minutes or so. Didn’t wait long at either end. The Rockwell Museum is in an outstanding building of Richardsonian Romanesque style built in the 1890s. Used to be the Corning town hall....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2018

Visited as a combo with the Corning. Glass Museum. This is a small museum - you can see it in less than an hour. Some nice Indian art and Remington sculptures. One of the special exhibits was of Audubon drawings which I really enjoyed. Small...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

We visited the museum following The Wineglass Half Marathon. It was a special day at the museum. They hosted a post race party. It was absolutely lovely. The Western Art collection was amazing. We had children with us ages 2, 4, and 8 and all...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 9, 2018

This is a very nice museum dedicated to the Native Peoples. The building itself is lovely. It has a great gift store too!

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank PemalaM
Reviewed October 2, 2018

This is a lovely exhibition of American art. It is beautifully presented and very interesting. What an amazing collection, well worth a visit and the shuttle from the Glass Museum was ideal

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Sage2724
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

This is a small museum but has many old paintings and many depicting Native American Indians and there life. There is an awesome display of very old guns and although I am no gun enthusiast I did enjoy seeing these original guns! This museum was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank 200pennys
Reviewed September 27, 2018

I would recommend getting tickets for both the Rockwell and Corning Glass at the same time, as the combined price is lower per person especially for those 55 or over. There is quite a contrast between the Corning Glass and Rockwell museum that is an...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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kdjent
July 1, 2017|
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Response from wrosev | Property representative |
Hi there, There is a parking lot free for our visitors, located directly behind the museum. We do a bus lane, and if it is open you are free to use it! Corning Musem of Glass also has ample parking, and there is a free... More
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May-rosebru
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Response from wrosev | Property representative |
Yes! We have multiple paintings by Albert Bierstadt on view, including the enormous "Mount Whitney"
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Response from Olle W | Reviewed this property |
No, I don't, but check the museum's website for more info. Also Wikipedia has some info on this.
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