On this day, June 10,  1874, illustrator Violet Oakley was born in Bergen   Heights, New Jersey. Oakley studied at the Art Students League of New York, at the PennsylvaniaAcademy of the Fine Arts, and with Howard Pyle at Drexel Institute. Oakley quickly found success as a popular illustrator for the major magazines of the day and eventually as a mural painter.

Violet Oakley

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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





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College students with ID: $10.00
Children/teens 6 — 18: $6.00
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Norman Rockwell Museum
9 Route 183
Stockbridge, MA 01262

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