The Rockwell is open 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. all summer long!


We use art to educate and entertain people of all ages and interests. From lectures by leading scholars to arts education for children and their parents, our programs are recognized for being innovative and thought-provoking. Sign up for our e-newsletter to be the first to know about additions to the calendar! 

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  • August 28

    RockWellness: Art + Yoga with Elizabeth Moses

    5:15 - 6:30 p.m. | General Public: $10

    At The Rockwell Museum, we believe that art should be accessible to everyone in as many possible forms. That’s why we’re teaming up with Elizabeth Moses from Crystal Heart Yoga to launch our RockWellness series. Use the art in our galleries as a starting point for guided meditation and yoga session in the Southwest Lodge at The Rockwell Museum. Each class is suitable for all experience levels and we encourage all participants ages 16+.

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  • Urban Arts Crawl
    August 30

    Urban Arts Crawl: Summer’s End

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

    This is your last chance to see The Rockwell's summer exhibitions at both the Art Lab and the Museum! Urban Arts Crawl is made possible by Hilton Garden Inn, the official host of the Post-Crawl Meetup.

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  • September 9

    Meet Me at the Museum

    1:30 - 3 p.m. | Register by calling 800.272.3900

    This monthly, interactive tour series is designed specifically for persons with dementia and their care partners, using art and conversation as a catalyst for meaningful connections.

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  • September 10

    An Evening with Art Spiegelman

    7 - 8:30 p.m.

    Join Pulitzer Prize winner, Art Spiegelman, as he discusses his work in current global conversations in this culminating program of The Rockwell’s year of Questioning Identity.

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  • September 19

    Silver Dollar Society Annual Recognition Event

    6 - 9 p.m.

    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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  • September 21

    Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day: Free Admission

    9 a.m. - 5 p.m. | Free admission for all ages with Museum Day ticket

    As Upstate New York’s only Smithsonian Affiliate, The Rockwell is proud to once again participate in Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day – an annual celebration of boundless curiosity hosted by Smithsonian magazine. Participating museums (like The Rockwell!) and cultural institutions across the country provide free entry to anyone presenting a Museum Day ticket.

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  • September 21

    Native Nations Festival at Watson Homestead

    Saturday: 9 a.m. – 6 p.m., Sunday: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. | Free and open to the public, rain or shine

    Celebrate Native American culture with the Seven Generations of Stewards. Look for The Rockwell Museum tent to make your own a Native American-style ring and pin game.

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  • September 26

    2019 Alley Art Project: Ribbon Cutting & Celebration

    Free and open to the public | Light refreshments

    Join us in celebrating the 11th mural of the Alley Art Project - Transcendence! Witness the unveiling of the mural, meet the student artists and designers, and check out the latest mural up close.

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  • Urban Arts Crawl
    September 27

    Urban Arts Crawl: Opening Reception + Members’ Lounge

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

    This is your first chance to see The Rockwell's newest exhibition, Crafting Identity: American Highlights from the Tia Collection! Urban Arts Crawl is made possible by Hilton Garden Inn, the official host of the Post-Crawl Meetup.

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