On this day, April 8, 1939, children’s book illustrator Trina Schart Hyman was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. After studying at the Philadelphia Museum College of Art and then the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Hyman studied in Stockholm and illustrated her first children’s book. Hyman was awarded the Caldecott Medal in 1985 for Saint George and the Dragon retold by Margaret Hodges.

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Norman Rockwell Museum



Norman Rockwell Museum is Open 7 days a week year-round

May – October and holidays:

open daily: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Thursdays: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. (July/August 2015)
Rockwell’s Studio open May through October.

November – April: open daily:

Weekdays: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Weekends and holidays: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Holiday Closings:

The Museum is Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day





Members: FREE
Adults: $18.00
Seniors (65+): $17.00
College students with ID: $10.00
Children/teens 6 — 18: $6.00
Children 5 and under: FREE

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Norman Rockwell Museum
9 Route 183
Stockbridge, MA 01262

413-298-4100 x 221