Welcome to The Strong museum—the ultimate play destination™ for all ages!

Walk among hundreds of breathtaking butterflies in Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden.

Come discover more than two floors of fun—more than a city block long.

The Strong's electronic games collection is one of the largest in the world.

  • Welcome to The Strong museum—the ultimate play destination™ for all ages!

  • Walk among hundreds of breathtaking butterflies in Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden.

  • Come discover more than two floors of fun—more than a city block long.

  • The Strong's electronic games collection is one of the largest in the world.

Museum Hours

Monday–Thursday

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Friday & Saturday

10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Sunday

noon to 5 p.m.

Museum Admission>

(does not include admission to
Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden)

Age 2 and older: $14.50

Under age 2: free

Museum members: always free

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Book a Tour

For group price information,
contact Karen Dodson.
585-410-6359
kdodson@museumofplay.org

Museum News

Carol Shaw, the first widely recognized female game designer and creator of the best-selling River Raid (1982), donates a collection of source code, design documents, and console games to The Strong.
The Strong hosts the first of three statewide Erie Canal Bicentennial Forums. Pictured here are The Strong’s President and CEO Steve Dubnik (right) and New York State Canal Corporation Director Brian Stratton.
Fellowship recipient Susan Asbury, PhD candidate at Penn State University, visits The Strong to examine its early board game collections and explore the role of board games in shaping American home life.
KidsOutandAbout.com readers vote The Strong museum the Top Place to Take Kids in the Rochester area for the 13th year in a row.
Fellowship recipient Amy Ansong, PhD candidate at George Mason University, researches The Strong’s collection of 21st-century STEM-based toys and their impact on girls’ play.

Calendar

July

24
26
Wednesday, July 26
11:40 a.m. & 1:40 p.m.

August

2
Wednesday, August 2
11:40 a.m. & 1:40 p.m.
4
Friday, August 4
5
Saturday, August 5

Calendar

July

24
Monday, July 24
26
Wednesday, July 26
11:40 a.m. & 1:40 p.m.

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