Playing with Power: Celebrating 30 Years of the Nintendo Entertainment System now open!

Welcome to The Strong—the nation's museum of play!

Experience entertaining, educational, and unforgettable family fun!

Playing with Power: Celebrating 30 Years of the Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Playing with Power: Celebrating 30 Years of the Nintendo Entertainment System now open!

  • Welcome to The Strong—the nation's museum of play!

  • Experience entertaining, educational, and unforgettable family fun!

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

Under age 2: free

Museum members: always free

Museum News

Leading travel publication Lonely Planet names The Strong’s Toy Halls of Fame exhibit one of 31 of the “World’s Hottest New Experiences for 2016.” The list also includes sites such as the Louvre Abu Dhabi and National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, DC.
A recent episode of Travel Channel’s Mysteries at the Museum filmed at The Strong features Vice President for Collections Chris Bensch and 1998 National Toy Hall of Fame inductee Monopoly.
Video game historian Jimmy Maher from Denmark, author of The Digital Antiquarian blog, visits The Strong to research computer game history in the museum's extensive archives.

Calendar

February

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Saturday, February 6
11 a.m.-4 p.m.
8
Monday, February 8
10 a.m.-2 p.m.
13
Saturday, February 13
14
Sunday, February 14
15
Monday, February 15
16
Tuesday, February 16

Calendar

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