Norman Rockwell Museum

 

Hours

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

 

 

 

Admission

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

www.nrm.org

 

 

 

Directions

Norman Rockwell Museum
9 Route 183
Stockbridge, MA 01262

413-298-4100 x 221

Dec. 25, 2010

Geraline Hoff Doyle, age 86, died.

Artist illustrator J. Howard Miller used the image of Ms. Doyle that he’d seen in a photo of a Lansing, Michigan factory worker as the focus of his most famous 1942 poster “We Can Do It” supporting the war effort.  Like many of the popular war posters this one was commissioned by a private company. Westinghouse Company’s War Production Coordinating Committee commissioned a poster intended to encourage women to join the war effort work force. During World War II over 11 million women worked in what were traditionally male dominated trades.







For more information see, http://www.nytimes.com/2010/12/30/us/30doyle.html?_r=1&ref=obituaries

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