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

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Norman Rockwell Museum
9 Route 183
Stockbridge, MA 01262

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(0229) They Made Laborious Detours

They Made Laborious Detours
FES Title: “They made laborious detours”
Alternate Titles:
Date: 09/14/1904
Size: 24″H x 16″W
Medium: oil-canvas-mono
Type: illustration
Published: Beach, Rex E. “The Test.” McClure’s Magazine, December 1904: 157.
caption: “they labored up the steep slope, wallowing in the sliding snow”
Inscription: ll: F.E. Schoonover / 1904
Comments: index; edit
tearsheets for story with #226
Provenance: Not known
Current Owner: