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The Rockwell Museum

111 Cedar St, Corning, NY 14830-2632
+1 607-937-5386
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A Worthwhile See if in Corning.

Great small museum with interesting artwork, especially Norman Rockwell. Nota destination spot but... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Columbia_Ted
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Columbia, Maryland
Small museum but provides an adequate experience

This is a small museum but if you have one hour it is a good spot to visit. There are some very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Andrei_K_v
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Welland, Canada
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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 masterpieces includes a mix of contemporary Native American art alongside traditional bronze sculptures, landscape paintings and other works that embody America and the migration west. Kids and teens 17 and under are always free to The Rockwell -- specialized Art Hunts and our Family Exploration Studio make our museum the perfect destination for all ages. The Rockwell is named for our founding collectors, Bob and Hertha Rockwell, local business owners who amassed an incredible collection of American art and artifacts.
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  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“western art” (99 reviews)
“american west” (34 reviews)
“rockwell museum” (52 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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111 Cedar St, Corning, NY 14830-2632
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+1 607-937-5386
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Great small museum with interesting artwork, especially Norman Rockwell. Nota destination spot but if you're in area, worth the hour or two you will spend here. Nice restored building.

Thank Columbia_Ted
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a small museum but if you have one hour it is a good spot to visit. There are some very nice paintings and sculptures being displayed. It has met my expectations.

Thank Andrei_K_v
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a wonderful small museum in Corning. Fabulous restored building with small galleries that allow you the time and space to explore. If traveling with children, there is a terrific art room just for them. Great traveling exhibits also. Would go back again if...More

Thank outreart
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having been up in the Berkshires for a few days we decided to visit some of the local museums. The Norman Rockwell should be a "must see" if you are in the area. He was truly a wonderful artist and illustrator who captured the times...More

Thank monty s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small museum with very impressive collection of American Art. Short distance from Corning museum of glass. about 10 minutes by shuttle bus. There're number of beautiful paintings and sculptures here. Museum is not big. I enjoyed about 45 minutes. it was quiet, not too many...More

Thank litefire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The western art display including the bronzes by Russell and Remington was wonderful. Nice gift shop. Personnel very helpful and efficient.

Thank ruthmurray783
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our group initially expected a Normal Rockwell museum. So while there was an initial disappointment (only because of our own expectations) we were quite pleased with the museum. The western art collection is one of the finest I have observed and well worth the visit...More

Thank Ric21144
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There is a lot of local history attached to the Rockwell Museum! I was hesitant at first, due to the age of my children. They had activities that kept both my 13 year old and my 8 year old entertained. They now ask to return...More

Thank Jason C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great museum full of western/American art. There is much to see in this small/big museum, along with reading the description of the art work and its maker. So many pictures that one sees on television and in magazines are HERE! in "living" color. The wonderful...More

Thank vpistritto
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is not a large museum but there are some beautiful paintings and an excellent collection of rifles and pistols.

Thank Zabelle
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kdjent
1 July 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
9 August 2016|
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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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May-rosebru
9 August 2016|
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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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