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.

  • 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.

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.

Toy Halls of Fame will temporarily close at 5 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 27.

 

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

Portions of the museum will temporarily close on Thursday, January 26 at 3 p.m.

Museum News

Brookhaven National Laboratory loans a re-creation of Tennis for Two—created in 1958 by William Higinbotham and one of the first video games the general public could play—to The Strong for display in its eGameRevolution exhibit.
The Strong establishes the G. Rollie Adams Research Fellowships in honor of its former president and CEO and editor-in-chief of its American Journal of Play, who retired from the museum in December.
The Strong welcomes Steve Dubnik, entrepreneur and 16-year veteran of its Board of Trustees, as its new president and CEO.
G. Rollie Adams retires as president and CEO of The Strong after nearly 30 years of service that oversaw sustained and exponential growth of the museum's programs, attendance, and physical footprint.
Representatives from LCL Travel Pack of Boston tour The Strong with Chinese journalists in an effort to generate more leisure travel to Western New York from China.

Calendar

January

23
Monday, January 23
23
Monday, January 23
10:30 & 11:30 a.m.
25
Wednesday, January 25
2–3:30 p.m.
28
Saturday, January 28
2 p.m.
30
Monday, January 30
10:30 & 11:30 a.m.

February

1
Wednesday, February 1
2–3:30 p.m.
4
Saturday, February 4
11 a.m.–4 p.m.
6
Monday, February 6
10:30 & 11:30 a.m.

Calendar

January

23
Monday, January 23
23
Monday, January 23
10:30 & 11:30 a.m.
25
Wednesday, January 25
2–3:30 p.m.

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