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Rockford Art Museum

711 N Main St
Rockford,  IL 61103

Phone: (815) 968-2787

Rockford Art Museum

The RAM PERMANENT COLLECTION focuses on modern and contemporary art, photography, studio glass, outsider art, and regional art; exhibits change throughout the year. Rockford Art Museum showcases three to four FEATURE EXHIBITIONS each year.

EDUCATION PROGRAMS include lectures for adults, classes for children, and gallery walks for all ages. The RAM ART ANNEX hosts classes, meetings, and small events, with work on display by local artists. Hours vary, call 815.968.2787 for more info.


collection exhibition education since 1913
711 N Main St, Rockford IL 815.968.2787
OPEN DAILY 10 AM–5 PM
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Rockford Art Museum has been enriching the quality of life in the Rockford region since 1913 through a permanent collection, frequent exhibitions and lifelong education. RAM is home of the YOUNG ARTIST SHOW (est. 1941), GREENWICH VILLAGE ART FAIR (est. 1948), and the ROCKFORD MIDWESTERN BIENNIAL (est. 1913).

A Partner in Excellence of the Illinois Arts Council, RAM is located inside Riverfront Museum Park for the Arts and Sciences, a Rockford Park District facility in downtown Rockford, Illinois. RAM is supported by memberships, individual and corporate contr

To enrich the quality of life for people of all ages through visual arts programs of collection, exhibition and education.

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Founded: 1913

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  • Storytime Saturdays
    10:00 AM - 06/24/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    BITTERSWEET OBSERVATIONS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING STORYTIME SATURDAYS WITH ROCKFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY JUN 17–SEP 9, 10 AM, $5 suggested donation ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM...

  • Art in Bloom—Preview Party
    06:00 PM - 06/26/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    ART IN BLOOM PREVIEW PARTY MON, JUN 26, 6–8 PM, $40 INCLUDES WINE + HORS D'OEUVRES BY ABREO ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM 711 N MAIN ST, ROCKFORD FOR TICKETS CALL RAM,...

  • Art in Bloom—On Display
    10:00 AM - 06/27/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    ART IN BLOOM ON DISPLAY TUE, JUN 27–THU, JUN 29 10 AM–8 PM ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM 711 N MAIN ST, ROCKFORD FREE WITH RAM ADMISSION ($7/adults, $3/seniors and students,...

  • Art in Bloom—"The Art of the Flower" Gallery Walk
    11:00 AM - 06/27/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    ART IN BLOOM RELATED EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING “THE ART OF THE FLOWER” GALLERY WALK TUE, JUN 27, 11 AM ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM 711 N MAIN ST, ROCKFORD $10 ADMISSION...

  • Art in Bloom—Forest City Queen Cruises
    11:00 AM - 06/27/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    ART IN BLOOM RELATED EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING FOREST CITY QUEEN CRUISES TUE, JUN 27–THU, JUN 29 DEPARTS 11 AM, 12 PM, 1 PM RIVERFRONT MUSEUM PARK BOAT DOCK 711...

  • Art in Bloom—Floral Photography Workshop
    02:00 PM - 06/27/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    ART IN BLOOM RELATED EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING FLORAL PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP TUE, JUN 27, 2 PM ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM 711 N MAIN ST, ROCKFORD TO REGISTER CALL (815)...

  • Art in Bloom—"Blooms + Baskets" Workshop
    11:00 AM - 06/28/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    ART IN BLOOM RELATED EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING “BLOOMS + BASKETS” WORKSHOP WED, JUN 28, 11 AM ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM 711 N MAIN ST, ROCKFORD TO REGISTER CALL...

  • Art in Bloom—"Summer Succulent Centerpiece" Workshop
    11:00 AM - 06/29/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    ART IN BLOOM RELATED EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING “SUMMER SUCCULENT CENTERPIECE” WORKSHOP THU, JUN 29, 11 AM ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM 711 N MAIN ST, ROCKFORD TO REGISTER...

  • $5 Family Fridays
    10:00 AM - 06/30/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    BITTERSWEET OBSERVATIONS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING $5 FAMILY FRIDAYS JUN 16–SEP 8, 10 AM–5 PM ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM 711 N MAIN ST, ROCKFORD Admission for the...

  • Storytime Saturdays
    10:00 AM - 07/01/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    BITTERSWEET OBSERVATIONS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING STORYTIME SATURDAYS WITH ROCKFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY JUN 17–SEP 9, 10 AM, $5 suggested donation ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM...

  • $5 Family Fridays
    10:00 AM - 07/07/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    BITTERSWEET OBSERVATIONS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING $5 FAMILY FRIDAYS JUN 16–SEP 8, 10 AM–5 PM ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM 711 N MAIN ST, ROCKFORD Admission for the...

  • Storytime Saturdays
    10:00 AM - 07/08/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    BITTERSWEET OBSERVATIONS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING STORYTIME SATURDAYS WITH ROCKFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY JUN 17–SEP 9, 10 AM, $5 suggested donation ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM...

  • $5 Family Fridays
    10:00 AM - 07/14/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    BITTERSWEET OBSERVATIONS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING $5 FAMILY FRIDAYS JUN 16–SEP 8, 10 AM–5 PM ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM 711 N MAIN ST, ROCKFORD Admission for the...

  • Poetry Open Mic Night with The Mas Tequila Review
    07:00 PM - 07/14/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    BITTERSWEET OBSERVATIONS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING POETRY OPEN MIC NIGHT WITH THE MAS TEQUILA REVIEW FRI, JUL 14, 7–9 PM, FREE ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM 711 N MAIN...

  • Storytime Saturdays
    10:00 AM - 07/15/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    BITTERSWEET OBSERVATIONS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING STORYTIME SATURDAYS WITH ROCKFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY JUN 17–SEP 9, 10 AM, $5 suggested donation ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM...

  • $5 Family Fridays
    10:00 AM - 07/21/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    BITTERSWEET OBSERVATIONS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING $5 FAMILY FRIDAYS JUN 16–SEP 8, 10 AM–5 PM ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM 711 N MAIN ST, ROCKFORD Admission for the...

  • Storytime Saturdays
    10:00 AM - 07/22/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    BITTERSWEET OBSERVATIONS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING STORYTIME SATURDAYS WITH ROCKFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY JUN 17–SEP 9, 10 AM, $5 suggested donation ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM...

  • $5 Family Fridays
    10:00 AM - 07/28/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    BITTERSWEET OBSERVATIONS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING $5 FAMILY FRIDAYS JUN 16–SEP 8, 10 AM–5 PM ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM 711 N MAIN ST, ROCKFORD Admission for the...

  • Coffee with the Curator: Jenny Mathews + Thomas Vaultonburg
    10:00 AM - 07/28/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    BITTERSWEET OBSERVATIONS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING COFFEE WITH THE CURATOR: JENNY MATHEWS + THOMAS VAULTONBURG FRI, JUL 28, 10–11 AM, FREE ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM...

  • Poetry + Illustration Workshop (ages 7–12)
    10:00 AM - 07/29/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    BITTERSWEET OBSERVATIONS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING POETRY + ILLUSTRATION WORKSHOP (AGES 7–12) 2 PARTS: SAT, JUL 29 + SAT, AUG 5 10–11:30 AM, $20 REGISTER BY...

  • Storytime Saturdays
    10:00 AM - 07/29/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    BITTERSWEET OBSERVATIONS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING STORYTIME SATURDAYS WITH ROCKFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY JUN 17–SEP 9, 10 AM, $5 suggested donation ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM...

  • Three-Dimensional Discovery (grades 1–6)
    01:00 PM - 07/31/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    Open to rising 1st through 6th graders, Rockford Art Museum Summer Camps allow young artists to explore a variety of art techniques with an educational spin! Camps...

  • $5 Family Fridays
    10:00 AM - 08/04/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    BITTERSWEET OBSERVATIONS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING $5 FAMILY FRIDAYS JUN 16–SEP 8, 10 AM–5 PM ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM 711 N MAIN ST, ROCKFORD Admission for the...

  • Storytime Saturdays
    10:00 AM - 08/05/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    BITTERSWEET OBSERVATIONS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING STORYTIME SATURDAYS WITH ROCKFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY JUN 17–SEP 9, 10 AM, $5 suggested donation ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM...

  • $5 Family Fridays
    10:00 AM - 08/11/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    BITTERSWEET OBSERVATIONS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING $5 FAMILY FRIDAYS JUN 16–SEP 8, 10 AM–5 PM ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM 711 N MAIN ST, ROCKFORD Admission for the...

  • Storytime Saturdays
    10:00 AM - 08/12/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    BITTERSWEET OBSERVATIONS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING STORYTIME SATURDAYS WITH ROCKFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY JUN 17–SEP 9, 10 AM, $5 suggested donation ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM...

  • Coffee with the Curator: David Potter
    10:00 AM - 08/18/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    BITTERSWEET OBSERVATIONS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING COFFEE WITH THE CURATOR: DAVID POTTER FRI, AUG 18, 10–11 AM, FREE ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM 711 N MAIN ST, ROCKFORD Grenn-itch...

  • $5 Family Fridays
    10:00 AM - 08/18/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    BITTERSWEET OBSERVATIONS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING $5 FAMILY FRIDAYS JUN 16–SEP 8, 10 AM–5 PM ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM 711 N MAIN ST, ROCKFORD Admission for the...

  • Artist Panel Discussion: Sarah Reed-McNamara + Jenny Mathews
    07:00 PM - 08/24/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    BITTERSWEET OBSERVATIONS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING ARTIST PANEL DISCUSSION: SARAH REED-MCNAMARA + JENNY MATHEWS THU, AUG 24, 7–8:30 PM, FREE ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM...

  • $5 Family Fridays
    10:00 AM - 08/25/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    BITTERSWEET OBSERVATIONS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING $5 FAMILY FRIDAYS JUN 16–SEP 8, 10 AM–5 PM ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM 711 N MAIN ST, ROCKFORD Admission for the...

  • $5 Family Fridays
    10:00 AM - 09/01/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    BITTERSWEET OBSERVATIONS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING $5 FAMILY FRIDAYS JUN 16–SEP 8, 10 AM–5 PM ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM 711 N MAIN ST, ROCKFORD Admission for the...

  • Storytime Saturdays
    10:00 AM - 09/02/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    BITTERSWEET OBSERVATIONS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING STORYTIME SATURDAYS WITH ROCKFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY JUN 17–SEP 9, 10 AM, $5 suggested donation ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM...

  • $5 Family Fridays
    10:00 AM - 09/08/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    BITTERSWEET OBSERVATIONS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING $5 FAMILY FRIDAYS JUN 16–SEP 8, 10 AM–5 PM ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM 711 N MAIN ST, ROCKFORD Admission for the...

  • Coffee with the Curator: Bittersweet Observations
    10:00 AM - 09/08/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    BITTERSWEET OBSERVATIONS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING COFFEE WITH THE CURATOR: BITTERSWEET OBSERVATIONS FRI, SEP 8, 10–11 AM, FREE ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM 711 N MAIN...

  • Storytime Saturdays
    10:00 AM - 09/09/2017

    At Rockford Art Museum

    BITTERSWEET OBSERVATIONS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING STORYTIME SATURDAYS WITH ROCKFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY JUN 17–SEP 9, 10 AM, $5 suggested donation ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM...

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