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The Rockwell Museum

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This is definitely worth a visit if you are in town. During our visit there was a great exhibit of... read more

Reviewed March 31, 2019
AnAnthropologist
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New York City, New York
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Western artwork & more

Cool western art including bronze sculptures by Remington & fabulous paintings. The exhibit from... read more

Reviewed March 30, 2019
JoAnne N
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Rochester, New York
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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 March 31, 2019 via mobile

This is definitely worth a visit if you are in town. During our visit there was a great exhibit of iconic photograph portraits from the Smithsonian but the permanent collection was interesting too. There are some beautiful beaded Native American pieces and if you like...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 30, 2019

Cool western art including bronze sculptures by Remington & fabulous paintings. The exhibit from the National Portrait Gallery was wonderful. There are admission discounts for Senior Citizens & students.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank JoAnne N
Reviewed March 28, 2019

The Rockwell Museum is located in the former city hall of Corning. There are three floors of exhibits, most of which are related to the Western U.S. Non-flash photography is permitted in the museum. They offer a discount for AAA members. There is free parking...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 24, 2019

Very nice and interesting works exhibited in historic building. Well worth the visit. Has educational value above the asthetics.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank sschestnut2000
Reviewed March 20, 2019

A wonderful example of a small museum! The collections are impressive and I especially enjoyed the exhibit from the National Portrait gallery. An unexpected treat! The museum is well designed and a delight to happen upon.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 14, 2019

This art gallery is very impressive! A great place to go! Kids wont love it as much as adults do. They do have some kids activities though!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed January 31, 2019

Enjoy a morning or afternoon at this museum. Tie it in with the Corning Museum of Glass or the Gaffers District.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank annebC5946NX
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
Thank youthgoes
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
Thank kerichmelik
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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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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