Museum Hours


10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Friday & Saturday

10 a.m. to 8 p.m.


noon to 5 p.m.

Museum Admission>

(does not include admission to
Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden)

Age 2 and older: $13.50

Under age 2: free

Museum members: always free

Museum News

Fifteen delegates from Caltanisetta, Rochester’s Sister City in Italy, tour The Strong with the museum’s Director of Public Relations Shane Rhinewald.
Fellowship recipient Riccardo Fassone, adjunct professor at the University of Turin in Torino, Italy, visits The Strong to research the history of early film-to-video game adaptations.
The National Toy Hall of Fame names the 12 toy finalists for 2015: American Girl dolls, Battleship, coloring book, Jenga, PLAYMOBIL, puppet, scooter, Super Soaker, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, top, Twister, and the Wiffle Ball.
The Strong’s President and CEO Rollie Adams, Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren, Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul, Monroe County Executive Maggie Brooks, and Toy Industry Association President and CEO Steve Pasierb unveil The Strong’s Toy Halls of Fame exhibit.
A textile and toy design class from Rochester Institute of Technology researches toy company history in The Strong’s Brian Sutton-Smith Library and Archives of Play.



Monday, October 19
10:30 and 11:30 a.m.
Saturday, October 24
Saturday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.; Sunday, 1-4 p.m.
Sunday, October 25
Saturday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.; Sunday, 1-4 p.m.
Monday, October 26
10:30 and 11:30 a.m.
Friday, October 30
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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