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The Rockwell Museum
Ranked #2 of 20 things to do in Corning
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: 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.
Useful Information: Activities for older children, Activities for young children, Stairs / elevator, Bathroom facilities, Wheelchair access
Reviewed August 31, 2013

This is a really interesting place! I enjoyed the artwork and photography displays. I got to participate in a guided tour. The leader was interesting and very knowledgeable.

Thank buteo2013
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Reviewed August 11, 2013

I loved this museum, eclectic exhibits, shown in different colored rooms. The staff were interesting. There was a wide range of paintings, photographs and sculptures, all with a western theme. Besides Remington and Russell, there were photos from Amsel Adams and Curtis.

Thank JanDietzgen
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Reviewed August 8, 2013

My twin boys and I visited this museum after purchasing a combination ticket with the Corning Museum of Glass. There is a convenient free shuttle between the museums. The museum is not too large and can be viewed in under an hour. The exhibits are beautifully displayed and the historic building that houses the collection is lovely.

1  Thank singlemomoftwins
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Reviewed August 7, 2013

The Rockwell Museum is within what used to be a very interesting little local department store and has a really well-curated collection of Western Art. It is rather small, however.

Thank htwollin
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Reviewed August 1, 2013

Beautiful building, beautiful collection. Only appears to be one floor of actual artwork and the rest of the space could be utilized better but the collection is wonderful.

Thank Debbie F
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