On this day, December 13, 1916, Leonard Weisgard was born in New Haven, Connecticut. After studies at Pratt Institute and at the New School for Social Research, Weisgard’s early career encompassed shop window display and making illustrations for major magazines. His first book Suki, the Siamese Pussy was published in 1937. In 1939 Weisgard began a long series of collaborations with Margaret Wise Brown including their Caldecott Medal winner The Little Island.


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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

Official Museum Website






Norman Rockwell Museum
9 Route 183
Stockbridge, MA 01262

413-298-4100 x 221