Now accepting entries for the 5th Annual Gingerbread Invitational - learn more and download your application>>

Rockwell Roadhouse

Rose & The Bros

Bronwen Exter

Join us Saturday, October 19, for a revamped, one-night-only Rockwell Roadhouse. This building-wide event will feature two of the region’s most impressive acts! This high-energy live music series is complete with cash bar, tasty hors d’oeuvres and access to the collection after hours.

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Now Accepting Applications:

5th Annual Gingerbread Invitational

"My Dream Home"

The Rockwell Museum is pleased to announce the Third Annual Gingerbread Invitational − a fun, artful gingerbread competition and exhibition with a focus on historic landmarks and architecture in the beloved region surrounding historic Corning, NY.


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Crafting Identity:

American Highlights from Tia Collection

The Arnot Art Museum and The Rockwell Museum present a collaborative exhibition exploring the power of portraiture and the human form. See artworks by many important and influential American artists including Alice Neel, Irving Penn, Robert Mapplethorpe, William Eggelston, Robert Henri, Jozef Bakos, Andy Warhol, Ruth Orkin, Cara Romero, Roy...

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2019 Alley Art Project

Painting Has Begun On

Corning's Northside

This is the 11th mural to be painted in Corning’s downtown community – this year, find us painting on the building façade of Carey’s Brewhouse (58 Bridge Street adjacent to E. William Street).

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Who We Are
Visitors to The Rockwell explore art about the American experience — the people, land and ideas that shape America through the eyes of American artists.

Education Through Art

The Rockwell is more than “just” a museum — we’re a citizen of the Corning community, bringing arts into local schools and onto our streets, telling stories about the American experience through art.

See Our Impact In The Community

Upcoming Events

  • September 18

    High School Learning Center: Masks, Music, Movement & Monologues

    Performance begins promptly at 3:30 p.m. | Free and open to educators, family and friends of HSLC students

    Educators, family and friends of HSLC students are invited to the culminating performance of this special multi-media art program.

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  • September 19

    Silver Dollar Society Annual Recognition Event

    6 - 9 p.m. | Invitation only

    Please join The Rockwell Museum Board of Trustees, staff and members of the Silver Dollar Society for an evening of celebration of all that The Rockwell has accomplished with the help of donors like you.

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  • September 20

    Stroller Walk with the Parent Resource Center

    10 – 10:45 a.m. | Free to caregivers with children 0-24 months, older siblings welcome

    Yes, museums can be baby friendly! Meet at the PRC for coffee-to-go, then bring your little ones on a stroller walk down historic Market Street, ending at The Rockwell Museum!

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  • Visit The Rockwell’s Historic Building
    The Rockwell Museum is located in the very heart of Corning, just steps from the shops on Market Street, in the historic 1893 former city hall.  Find out more about our building, a work of art in its own right, and how to plan a visit of your own. Plan Your Visit