On this day, July 21, 1927, illustrator Paul Blaisdell was born in Newport, Rhode Island. He studied at the New England School of Art and Design. Blaisdell was best known for his imaginative monsters in low-budget science fiction movies of the 1950s, such as It Conquered the World. In 1955 Blaisdell created the cover illustration for The Ant Men by Eric North for Winston Science Fiction. He also worked as an illustrator for the SF digest Spaceways.


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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