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Norman Rockwell Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 - 16:00
Open today: 10:00 - 16:00
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Just right for family time

This museum is just the right size for a family visit. Our son loved the treasure hunt, and we... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
KatieinBoston
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Boston, Massachusetts
Great museum for showcasing the work of Norman Rockwell

This museum is located in a scenic rural setting in western Massachusetts. There is a short film... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Mike K
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Mount Holly, New Jersey
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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
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This museum is just the right size for a family visit. Our son loved the treasure hunt, and we loved that kids under 18 were free. It is only two floors, and the lower level features a movie about Rockwell that is both informative and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This museum is located in a scenic rural setting in western Massachusetts. There is a short film repeating that gives a brief bio of Norman Rockwell. Many of his famous Saturday Evening Post covers are on display. Another part of the museum shows what went...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a wonderful spot to visit. You get a very deep look into one of America's true treasures. Studio is on site but only open in the summertime.More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Marcable13
SusanF3127, Guest Relations Manager at Norman Rockwell Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So glad you enjoyed your visit! It would be splendid if you come back again when the weather is warmer. The view is incredible, the grounds lush and, of course, the studio will be open! Not to mention that we are celebrating the museum's 50th...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great exhibit and what a genuine guy. The museum continues to grow and bring in amazing talent. The High School students art exhibition gets better every year.

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank berkshireman2015
lberliner, Guest Relations Manager at Norman Rockwell Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for visiting the Museum and these great exhibits! Gregory is a true pleasure to work with and we're proud of our local high school artists.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was a wonderful experience. Staff was great. Art was just beautiful. Grounds were very nice too. EBT card holders get free entry

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank ekojed
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have always loved Norman Rockwell's work. This was really a treat! Just seeing the covers for the Saturday Evening Post was a 10, but to see his studio and other works was just a plus. This is a must do if you like his...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Foodieman4
lberliner, Guest Relations Manager at Norman Rockwell Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting the Museum! Glad you enjoyed your visit and all our Museum offers.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So much American history. Looking at the magazine covers on display is better than any history class I've taken. Don't miss the film shown in the same room. The galleries have a nice amount of space for viewing. There is a gift shop that contains...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Linda L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not only do you get to see all of Rockwell's Saturday Evening Post covers, you get to see the original paintings along with some of the history around their creations. The 4 Freedoms are there with helped raise money for our WW II efforts. Museum...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Chief421
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everyone raved about this place, and there certainly were a lot of people here who looked like they were enjoying themselves. My husband and I thought it was interesting but didn't live up to the hype for us. It was very crowded, especially with all...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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lberliner, Guest Relations Manager at Norman Rockwell Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting the Museum. It sounds like you came during our leaf peeping season which is late September-October. That's typically when we get a lot of bus groups but hopefully you can come back another time of year when it's less crowded. Feel...More

Reviewed 17 January 2019

Weather you're familiar with Norman Rockwell or not, this Museum will be enjoyable. You start in the lower level with a short film about his amazing life. Once you see the film you're free to roam the entire estate, inside and out. It's amazing to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Patricia C
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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.
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Barbara G
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Response from judyl237 | 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
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PaulA794
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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
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