The Fifth Annual Gingerbread Invitational is now open! Visit today to vote for your favorite to win the Community Choice Award.

Community Happens Here:


Make The Rockwell Part


Of Your Holiday Tradition


Visit & vote the entire month of December to determine who will win the Community Choice Award!

5th Annual Gingerbread Invitational

Movie Night: Polar Express


Friday, December 13


Saturday, December 14


Families are invited to meet the Conductor and come dressed in their coziest pajamas for a fun viewing of this popular holiday movie! Bring a comfortable blanket and pillow.

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Now On View


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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Showing Off:


19th Century Portraiture


from the Arnot Art Museum


Paintings were the primary mode of portraiture in the 19th century, as photography was still not yet widely available, and provided a vehicle through which to “show off.” See this intimate selection of works from the Arnot Art Museum through February 2.

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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

  • December 13

    Movie Night at the Museum: The Polar Express

    6 - 8 p.m. | Adults: $5.50, Members: Free, Kids and Teens (17 & under): Free

    Families are invited to wear pajamas and bring a comfortable pillow for a fun viewing of this popular holiday movie! Space is limited - RSVP.

    Learn More
  • December 14

    Movie Matinee at the Museum: The Polar Express

    2 - 4 p.m. | Adults: $5.50, Members: Free, Kids and Teens (17 & under): Free

    Families are invited to wear pajamas and bring a comfortable pillow for a fun viewing of this popular holiday movie! Space is limited - RSVP.

    Learn More
  • December 27

    Urban Arts Crawl: Gingerbread Last Chance

    5 - 8 p.m. | Free and open to the public

    Your last chance to see this year's Gingerbread Invitational!

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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